What is Prescribed Fire?

Prescribed fire can be used to reduce hazardous fuels while improving forest and rangeland health and protecting the quality of our watersheds and wildlife habitat.

Want to Dig Deeper Into Climate Change?

Learn more about South Central Oregon Adaptation Partnership (SCOAP)'s climate change vulnerability and adaptation studies.

Accessible Adventures on the Deschutes National Forest

Learn more about  accessible recreation sites on the Deschutes National Forest.

2022 Central Oregon Firewood Permits

A firewood permit is required to cut, gather, and transport firewood. Find this year's synopsis, maps and vendor list here.

Hunting on the Deschutes

Planning a hunting trip on the Deschutes National Forest?

Know Before You Go by clicking on this information!