Deschutes River Recreation

OPB | Feb. 12, 2009 12:30 p.m.

Fifteen years ago Oregon Field Guide reported from the crowded banks of the Deschutes river where litter and chaos ruled. Today, the scene is much quieter. But the management plan responsible for reigning in the chaos over the last decade has also had consequences for business and personal freedom.

First Broadcast: 2009
Producer: Ed Jahn

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