Shared Vision for the Deschutes

Working together so that fish, farms, and families can all thrive

The “Shared Vision for the Deschutes” is a Coalition for the Deschutes-led initiative to bring river advocacy organizations, local irrigation districts, businesses, nonprofits, and individuals together in support of:

  • A healthy, restored Deschutes River
  • Thriving farms and sustainable agriculture
  • Robust and vibrant communities

To join these individuals as a Shared Vision supporter, simply click here.

To become a Shared Vision business or organizational partner, email

Shared Vision Information

Endorsing parties include: Coalition for the DeschutesDeschutes Basin Board of ControlDeschutes River Conservancy, Trout Unlimited Deschutes Redbands, SunRiver Anglers, Oregon Environmental Council, Wild River Owners Association, Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe, Deschutes Brewery, Pine Mountain Sports, Fox Hollow Ranch, Wild Birds Unlimited, Upper Deschutes River Coalition, Central Oregon Seeds, Inc., Sunriver Brewing , Juniper Group – Oregon Sierra Club, Phil Fine Farms, Madras Farms Co., Sisters Coffee, Protect Animal Migration, and Poland Organic Dairy,

Additional endorsing parties are Farmers Conservation Alliance, Protect Animal Migration, EnergyTrust of Oregon, Middle Deschutes Watershed Council, League of Women Voters, Stingray Communications, and Pratum Co-op. Recent endorsing parties include Friends and Neighbors of the Deschutes Canyon Area, Perfect Balance USA, The Symons Beef Company, Pratum Co-op, and The Environmental Center.

Learn more about Shared Vision with the following documents:

Shared Vision Goals and Principles

Shared Vision for the Deschutes Letter

Shared Vision Supporters

Wild and Scenic River Upper Deschutes Management Plan Cover Page

Wild and Scenic River Upper Deschutes Management Plan Signature Page

Deschutes River Conservancy Resolution