Powder River Sage-Grouse Core Area, COA 164

Powder River Sage-Grouse Core Area with Lookout Mountain in the background. Photo Credit: Keith Kohl, ODFW

Located immediately north of Pleasant valley, adjacent to Wallowa Mountains COA, including a significant stretch of the Powder River.

COA ID: 164

Local Conservation Actions and Plans

Potential Partners

  • Bureau of Land Management
  • Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Special Features


  • Area includes significant amount of Greater sage-grouse core area
  • Area provides high-quality habitat for many Strategy Species

Previously Associated With

  • 2006 COA ID BM-19 (Baker Valley)

Protected Areas

  • Flagstaff
  • Keating Riparian Area Of Critical Environmental Concern
  • Keating Riparian Research Natural Area
  • Oregon Trail
  • Oregon Trail Area Of Critical Environmental Concern
  • Powder River
  • Powder River Area Of Critical Environmental Concern
  • Thief Valley Reservoir
  • Wallowa Whitman


Strategy Habitats

Strategy Species