Deschutes basin conservation plan under public scrutiny

Plan will raise water levels for fish and frogs.

The Oregon spotted frog, steelhead trout, bull trout and other fish species that inhabit the Deschutes River and other local waterways could benefit from a proposed 30-year water conservation plan that seeks to balance the needs of farmers and wildlife, along with other water users in Central Oregon.

Source: Deschutes basin conservation plan under public scrutiny; Plan will raise water levels for fish and frogs