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April 2020

Multi-Sport Adventures on the Oregon Desert Trail

April 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This is part of our High Desert Academy digital event series. The Oregon Desert Trail is not just made for hiking. Did you know there are sections that you can bike, paddle, horseback ride, and even ski in the winter? Join us as we dive into different options for “quiet recreation” on the public lands throughout Oregon's high desert. Join ONDA's Program Coordinator Renee Patrick for this live-streaming event from the comfort of your own home. Registration is now closed for…

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Hart, Sheldon and the Land Between

April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This is part of our High Desert Academy digital event series. The Greater Hart-Sheldon Region includes Hart Mountain and several million acres of the surrounding public lands. The region boasts huge blocks of extensively connected wilderness-quality lands that support the region’s rich wildlife populations. Learn more about the abundant conservation and recreation opportunities in this vast area. Join ONDA's Policy Manager Jeremy Austin for this live-streaming event from the comfort of your own home, registration has now closed for this…

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The Wild Owyhee

April 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Oregon’s Owyhee Canyonlands is one of the wildest places in the country. Follow along on an exploration of this incomparable region, its awe-inspiring natural landscapes, rich culture and history, key wildlife habitats and recreation hubs. You’ll learn about timely conservation initiatives you can support to ensure that the Owyhee stays wild, forever. Join ONDA’s Campaign Manager Corie Harlan for this live-streaming event from the comfort of your own home. Registration has now closed for this event, but remains open for…

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Boots, Bikes and Boats in Eastern Oregon

April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This is part of our High Desert Academy digital event series. Go east on this virtual tour for a new desert adventure and a sense of solitude. You’ll learn about recreation and conservation opportunities in and around the Steens Mountain Wilderness, Fremont-Winema National Forest and the John Day River Basin. Join ONDA's Program Coordinator Renee Patrick for this live-streaming event from the comfort of your own home, registration has now closed. Note: Only one person per household should register for each…

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May 2020

How to Protect Desert Rivers

May 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This is part of our High Desert Academy digital event series. Right now, we have a remarkable opportunity to secure Wild and Scenic River status for our beloved desert rivers – if we all speak up! You’ll learn how to write an effective letter to the editor, use your social media to rally your river-loving friends, and more! Join ONDA’s Public Lands Coordinator Gena Goodman-Campbell for this live-streaming event from the comfort of your own home. Registration has now closed for this…

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How To Build a Beaver Dam

May 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
volunteers building a beaver dam in Hay Creek

This is part of our High Desert Academy digital event series. Beaver are among nature's most impressive ecosystem engineers. Learn how you can lend them a hand - and then let them take over - to create healthier and more resilient desert habitat. Join ONDA's Riparian Restoration Coordinator Jefferson Jacobs for this live-streaming event from the comfort of your own home. Registration has now closed for this event.  Note: Only one person per household should register for each event that…

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How to Use Your Voice For Public Lands

May 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This is part of our High Desert Academy digital event series. Whenever major changes to how our public lands are managed are in the works, you – the public! – get a chance to comment on those proposals. Learn how to use your voice to speak up for conservation in the desert, just in time for an important comment period opening this summer. Join ONDA’s Policy Manager Jeremy Austin for this live-streaming event from the comfort of your own home. Registration has…

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June 2020

Ask an Expert: ONDA’s Conservation Vision

June 4 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
lupines, Pueblo Mountains

Join us to "talk shop" with ONDA's Executive Director, Ryan Houston. We'll reflect on the outlook for desert conservation in 2020 and beyond, share thoughts on how to support wild places from afar, and take your questions! This is an interactive digital event, which you can live-stream from the comfort of your home. Registration has now closed for this event. Meet Ryan Houston Ryan stepped into ONDA's executive director role in 2018, with 20 years of experience in the conservation…

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Ask a Pair of Experts: Environmental Policy

June 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Join us to "talk shop" with ONDA's in-house experts on environmental policy, Program Director Mark Salvo and Senior Attorney Mac Lacy. We'll reflect on the history of ONDA's legal work, share thoughts on how Covid-19 might impact conservation policy, and take your questions! This is an interactive digital event, which you can live-stream from the comfort of your home. Registration has now closed for this event.   Meet Mac Lacy Mac became ONDA’s staff attorney in 2001, after serving as…

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Remarkable Desert Rivers

June 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Why do you value wild rivers? Join us for a short video screening and a thoughtful dialogue between Chad Brown of Soul River, Inc. and ONDA's Gena Goodman-Campbell as they share personal reflections on the value of remarkable desert rivers. Then, Gena will introduce us to some lesser-known streams, rivers and lakes that are worth conserving in a unique opportunity to protect more waterways across Oregon's high desert! This is a digital event, which you can live-stream from the comfort…

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