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THE OREGONIAN

July 20, 2018

Lower Deschutes riverbanks destroyed in Substation Fire; river reopens. "Tim Greseth, executive director of the Oregon Wildlife Foundation, a non-profit group formed in the 1980s to purchase the recreation area, said the organization has nearly $100,000 set aside for lower Deschutes management and can use it to seed grants and donations."

DISCOVER MAGAZINE

February 08, 2016

When the occupation is over, both the land and local residents will face a long process of recovery, says Tim Greseth of the Oregon Wildlife Heritage Foundation, which partnered with the refuge on the carp control project. “There’s going to be a lot of fracturing of the community now,” he says. “It will take ...

January 25, 2016

“From our perspective, it’s a win-win,” Tim Greseth, executive director of the Oregon Wildlife Heritage Foundation, the nonprofit that helped broker the deal, told me. “We’re restoring the ecology of the lake, putting people to work, and benefiting private enterprise.”...

CLIMATE PROGRESS

January 06, 2016

...fishing operations had been avoided partially because most Americans won’t eat carp. But the new effort, taken up by the refuge in partnership with the Oregon Wildlife Heritage Foundation and the owner of Pacific Foods, seeks to use the fish as organic fertilizer for crops...

January 05, 2016

"The Oregon refuge occupied by Bundy is one of the first wildlife sanctuaries in the U.S..."

January 03, 2016

“It’s been enjoyable to get a broader partnership going to address what has become a longstanding issue, while putting the waste to use,” said Tim Greseth, the executive director of Oregon Wildlife (Heritage) Foundation, who worked with Eggert to develop the fertilizer concept."...

December 29, 2015

"With healthy female carp dropping 1.5 million eggs annually, the carp long ago completed their hostile takeover of Malheur Lake, muddying the waters and uprooting the submersed aquatic vegetation that provides cover and nesting for the birds and muskrat."...

July 30, 2015

"Wildlife Safari has announced that the Wetlands Interpretive Area project, funded in part by the Oregon Wildlife Heritage Foundation, has been completed."...

July 10, 2015

"...cheers to Oregon Wildlife and the Hilltop Foundation (Henry Wessinger) for rounding up an additional $200,000 matching grant to replace culverts with a bridge in the Dairy Creek/Sturgeon Lake project on Sauvie Island."...

July 09, 2015

"According to Tim Greseth, the executive director of Oregon Wildlife:  “The Sauvie Island Wildlife Area in general, and Sturgeon Lake for waterfowl and shorebirds, is one of the best places in Oregon for bird watchers."...

June 16, 2015

..."Funding for the Kit Fox monitoring project comes from Pittman-Robertson Federal Aid matched with ODFW license funds, Furbearers Unlimited, Bureau of Land Management, Oregon Wildlife Institute, and Oregon Wildlife Heritage Foundation."

May 14, 2015

"Migratory bird habitat has suffered, says Tim Greseth of Oregon Wildlife, the conservation group that helped broker the agreement. 'If you had been out to Malheur Lake maybe 20 years ago, the concentrations of birds would have been somewhat eye-popping', he says."...

February 23, 2015

"While most people think that the largest scavenger birds in North America are limited to California and the desert southwest, the huge birds once roamed the skies from Northern California into British Columbia."...

January 25, 2015

"The nonprofit group Oregon Wildlife will team with the Oregon State University Press and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife in the lecture series, which will move this year from the Expo grounds in Central Point to downtown Medford's Craterian Theater."...

November 03, 2014

"Pete Steen of Cape Meares has hosted "The Hogs are Runnin" Salmon Derby since 1991, raising money for the Oregon Wildlife Heritage Foundation to aid anadromous fish runs in the Tillamook Estuary Drainage."...

November 01, 2014

"Coho salmon pour into regional tributaries, far exceeding expectations"...

October 10, 2014

"...'Save Sturgeon Lake' has received the blessing of Oregon Wildlife (formerly the Oregon Wildlife Heritage Foundation), a non-profit funding organization created in 1984 with the Save-the-Deschutes campaign and more recently the key player in restoring Diamond Lake's vibrant trout fishery."...

July 25, 2014

"Atiyeh was a key player in raising money for the purchase of the lower section of the Deschutes in 1983. His largely unheralded phone calls and arm twisting helped raise the money and were keys to creation of the Oregon Wildlife Heritage Foundation, of which he was a director-emeritus."...

June 10, 2014

"Invasive carp taken out of Malheur Lake are measured for height and weight to better understand the invasive fish that refuge staff are trying to reduce."...

June 09, 2014

"...Adams’ fishing crew came to Oregon on a $35,000 contract for two weeks’ work, paid for by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Oregon Wildlife Heritage Foundation and Pacific Foods."...

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