Devil's Staircase Trump Signs Public Lands Bill Which Protects Oregon Wilderness By Rachael McDonald • Mar 12, 2019 Andrew Kumler Conservationists are cheering after President Donald Trump signed a sweeping public lands bill Tuesday. Among other things, it establishes the 30-thousand acre Devils Staircase Wilderness in southwest Oregon. Listen Listening... / 1:09 Senate Passes Bill To Establish Devil’s Staircase Wilderness in Oregon By Rachael McDonald • Feb 12, 2019 Andrew Kumler The U.S. Senate Tuesday passed a public lands package that includes protections for the Devil’s Staircase in Oregon. Conservation groups are hopeful the legislation will also be approved in the House. Listen Listening... / 1:05 Oregon Wildlands Act Crosses A Hurdle in US Senate By Love Cross • Oct 10, 2018 Rachael McDonald / KLCC A bill to protect thousands of acres and miles of river in Oregon passed out of a key US Senate committee last week. Rep. DeFazio Introduces Bill To Protect Oregon’s Devil’s Staircase By Rachael McDonald • Jul 27, 2018 Cascadia Wildlands Representative Peter DeFazio this week introduced a bill to permanently protect a remote area of southwest Oregon, called the Devil’s Staircase.