Natural Resources and White Oaks

The next phase of the Wasco County 2040 work plan focuses on Goal 5 issues (Open Spaces, Scenic and Historic Areas and Natural Resources).  This work impacts many of Wasco County's Environmental Protection Districts. Feedback from outreach over the last several years has included an interest in developing protections for Oregon White Oak.  A deciduous … Continue reading Natural Resources and White Oaks

Historic Sites in Wasco County

Historic landmarks were designated in the Comprehensive Plan via an inventory and updated in 1994.  Protected by Environmental Protection District #4, these resources have additional review criteria for development applications that may impact the sites or structures. The inventory lists the following sites: 1. Oregon Trail: This east-west route was the highway to the Northwest … Continue reading Historic Sites in Wasco County