Whose Land?

May 22, 2018 | 6:00 p.m. | High Desert Museum

59800 South Highway 97, Bend OR 97702

Public lands are part of our national heritage, belonging to us and to future generations. Join the High Desert Museum's curator of natural history, Louise Shirley, and curator of Western history, Laura Ferguson, for a facilitated conversation about public lands and their management. Who benefits from the existence of public lands? Are national parks America’s “greatest idea,” as Wallace Stegner claimed? What value do public lands hold and what do we hope for their future? Read more.

This program is made possible in part by a Responsive Program Grant from Oregon Humanities.

Event Sponsors

High Desert Museum

Oregon Humanities


$3 for museum members, $7 for nonmembers


Christina Cid at (541) 382-4754 or ccid@highdesertmuseum.org