Lawmakers strike deal on wildfire spending

A long-term plan to pay for the rising cost of wildfires came back from the brink of collapse and was set to be included in an omnibus spending bill today, congressional and forest industry sources more

Where to send a Letter to the Editor

A letter to the editor (LTE) is a written way of talking to a newspaper, magazine, or other regularly printed publication. LTEs are generally found in the first section of the newspaper, more

Two wolves in Mt. Hood

To hear the howl of a wolf on Mt. Hood is an event that many will recognize as a sign of an ecosystem in true recovery. Wolves, seeking their rightful place in the landscape, symbolize why we fight to keep forests more

Wolves confirmed in northern portion of Cascades (Wasco County)

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

THE DALLES, Ore.—At least two wolves are more

Hood River News

Mt. Hood land exchange heads to Trump's more

Mushrooms, frogs and wild hucklberries

I've always thought the Forest Service's mission was to protect the forest but at Bark’s summer Base Camp I saw some ugly hidden more

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Groundtruthing 101: Fun with Maps
Thu, Mar 29th at 6:00 pm

Groundtruthing involves documenting threats to public forests and finding inconsistencies between what the Forest Service says and what is actually occurring on the ground.... read more

Groundtruthing 201: Fun in the Forest
Sat, Mar 31st at 9:00 am

This will be the second part of our March Groundtruthing training. We will learn to safely navigate our way through the forest with basic map and compass skills, play detective amongst the trees, and learn to see all the things that make an ecosystem healthy as well as the problems associated with proposed logging... read more

April Bark About: Ecopsychology Hike
Sun, Apr 8th at 9:00 am

Since it was proposed about 25 years ago, Ecopsychology has studied and is studying our connection with the rest of the natural world... read more

April Ecology Club: Birds of Mt. Hood
Wed, Apr 11th at 6:30 pm

Birds have been described as everything from "bellwethers of environment health" to "the gateway drug for naturalists." In our April... read more

Resist! The Variety Show!
Sun, Apr 15th at 2:00 pm

At the... read more

Bark Hike Leader Training
Sun, May 6th at 9:00 am

Do you love sharing your enthusiasm for Mt. Hood with others? Ever considered leading a Bark hike? At this hike leader training, we will provide you with all the tools you need to facilitate a meaningful and fun experience in the forest. You will recieve a primer in navigation, emergency preparedness, and the art of crafting a conservation-themed hike tailored to a broad audience.... read more


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