North Fork John Day River 1, COA 168

Lodgepole pine and meadow in the North Fork John Day River 1 COA. Photo Credit: Keith Kohl, ODFW

Located at the border of Umatilla and Grant Counties, including the town of Ukiah, significant stretches of the North Fork of the John Day River, and Camas Creek

COA ID: 168

Local Conservation Actions and Plans

  • Interior Columbia Basin Ecosystem Management Project

Potential Partners

  • Bureau of Land Management
  • Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • Oregon Parks and Recreation Department
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • US Forest Service

Special Features


  • North Fork John Day Wild and Scenic River
  • Provides migratory corridor for big game
  • Supports the largest run of anadromous fish within the North Fork John Day Basin

Previously Associated With

  • 2006 COA ID BM-11 (Upper Grande Ronde area)
  • 2006 COA ID BM-12 (North Fork John Day River)

Protected Areas

  • Bridge Creek Wildlife Area
  • Clear - Granite Creek Anadromous Spawning Area
  • John Day River, North Fork
  • North Fork John Day Wilderness
  • Prineville District
  • Ukiah-Dale Forest State Scenic Corridor
  • Umatilla
  • Wallowa Whitman


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