Did you know that nearly half of Oregon is high desert? At Oregon Natural Desert Association, we strive to connect people to this incredible region. Come explore eastern Oregon with us.
Find out how ONDA ensures that the American public lands in Oregon’s high desert remain in public hands and are thoughtfully utilized.
Our stewardship program involves thousands of Oregonians in on-the-ground work that improves the high desert for both people and wildlife.
Meet our team and find our current open jobs and internships.
Meet ONDA’s board of directors, and learn about our members and supporters.
Hear from passionate and eloquent storytellers and gain new insights into ONDA's projects and campaigns.
Check out our maps, Wild Desert Calendars, Desert Ramblings, and reports.
Scroll through our key achievements since our founding in 1987.
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Fuel vital conservation work. Give a gift membership, or learn more about making a legacy gift.
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Advocate for the lands, waters and wildlife you love.
Get hands-on with ONDA by planting willows, pulling fences, representing ONDA at festivals and more.
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Great Basin Spadefoot Toads – a sleepy chorus
Western Meadowlark Dawn Chorus
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There are almost as many ways to support conservation as there are reasons to love Oregon’s desert. Here we highlight five ways to donate to preserve the environment you love […]
Live your values with a monthly gift in support of Oregon’s desert public lands, waterways, and wildlife. Sage Sustainers members propel critical conservation efforts alongside a dynamic community of advocates. […]
Legacy gifts are about planning for the future – your future and the future of Oregon’s wild desert lands, waterways and wildlife. Contact Allison Crotty at (541) 330-2638 or email to discuss your […]