Protect Forests, Say no to Biomass

Do we want new clearcuts on the Mt. Hood National Forest called "renewable" biomass projects? more

Bark Alert: Base Camp 2017!

We’re hosting a free campout in Mt. Hood National Forest! I want to invite you to join Bark from August 24th – September 7th, as we once again host a free campout in a beautiful setting where we can gather together to protect this amazing place and celebrate this community. more

The Industry Strikes Back

Tell your representatives, no clearcuts on public land! more

Congratulations on a great People's Forest Forum!

On a gloriously sunny Saturday, more than 100 people filled the Sunnyside Community Center to discuss the future of Mt. more

Volunteer at the People's Forest Forum!

Calling all volunteers!


The People’s Forest Forum for the Future of Mt. Hood is happening this Saturday, more

Crystal Clear: This proposal is not a fire mitigation project to protect the forest.

To our friends at USFS and beyond.


In the eleven years I have called Portland my home I have been fortunate to spend many hours exploring the diverse ecosystems of Mt more

Biggest Timber Sale Ever!

Earlier this month, the Forest Service released their 30-day public comment period for the largest single timber sale we've ever seen in Mt. Hood National Forest. The " more

Equip a volunteer with field gear today!

The Forest Service just proposed the largest more

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Bark volunteers at Mt. HoodSummer 2017 Volunteer Orientation
Thu, May 25th at 6:00 pm

Bark volunteers are concerned about the health of the forest, dedicated to developing... read more

Base Camp 2017 Planning Meeting
Mon, May 29th at 6:00 pm

Join us at an open Base Camp planning meeting on Monday, May 29th, from 6-8pm at the Bark Dugout: 351 NE 18th Ave in Portland. All are invited to this meeting who are interested in helping plan our Base Camp, which will be out in the forest August 24th – September 7th in the Crystal Clear Timber Sale.

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June Bark About Hike: Crystal Clear Timber Sale
Sun, Jun 11th at 9:00 am

Now that the snows have melted, join us for our June Bark About to the proposed Crystal Clear Timber Sale, a 13,271 acre project in the White River watershed, southeast of Mt. Hood.

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June Ecology Club: Mt. Hood Geology
Mon, Jun 12th at 6:30 pm

Ready to take a tour inside Mount Hood?  Join Bark's Ecology Club this June and we will go layer by layer into this dynamic and iconic volcano.

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July Bark About Hike: Pollinators of Mt. Hood
Sun, Jul 9th at 9:00 am

Bark will be co-sponsoring our monthly Bark About hike with the Portand Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Oregon (NPSO-PDX) to delve into the wonderful world of the pollinators and their flowers

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July Ecology Club
Mon, Jul 10th at 6:30 pm

Join us on the second Monday of each month to discuss an ecological theme that pertains to Bark’s work on Mt Hood or seasonal skills to... read more

August Bark About Hike
Sun, Aug 13th at 9:00 am

Since the beginning, Bark has offered free, monthly hikes to Mt. Hood National Forest and surrounding public lands. We believe that by... read more


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