By minimizing, mitigating, and improving existing and potential impacts of recreation on wildlife and other natural resources, we can make our trails environmentally sustainable. Environmental sustainability of our trails depends on forming a greater understanding of the impacts of trails and using the best possible science and data to inform decision-making.
Find out how the Deschutes Trail Coalition is a steward of environmental sustainability in our strategic plan.
Four Pillars of Sustainability
Explore all four pillars.