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Summer Events Update
06/28/2018

Pika, groundtruthing a new timbersale, and Base Camp updates!...read more

Announcement: Base Camp 2018!
06/01/2018

We will host a group camp in a free, undeveloped site in Mt. Hood. Base Camp is open to all who wish to join for any length of time, even if just one day....read more

Fire is Native to Oregon
05/30/2018

Large scale commercial logging is a newcomer to this land, while the forests have burning as long as there have been forests. Much of this burning was intentional, as the indigenous Chinook, Kalapuya, Molalla, Wishram & Wasco ...read more

7 Ways Mt. Hood's New Forest Supervisor Should Act on Climate and more
04/25/2018

Right now, the agency is hiring a new Forest Supervisor for Mt. Hood National Forest. Under this new leadership, Mt. Hood could become a model of climate smart management that prioritizes the ecosystem services that our communities need most....read more

ODFW Annual Wolf Report released today
04/12/2018

Oregon home to more than 124 wolves; count finds 11% increase over last year 2017...read more

Lawmakers strike deal on wildfire spending
03/23/2018

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 said....read more

Where to send a Letter to the Editor
01/24/2018

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, or...read more

Two wolves in Mt. Hood
01/17/2018

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 standing....read more

Wolves confirmed in northern portion of Cascades (Wasco County)
01/16/2018

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

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

Hood River News
12/28/2017

Mt. Hood land exchange heads to Trump's desk...read more

Mushrooms, frogs and wild hucklberries
12/17/2017

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 truths....read more

burned forest in Mt. HoodBark taught me the truth about fire
12/14/2017

Last month, I attended Bark’s Staff Attorney Brenna’s presentation on Fire Policy. It was great! ...read more

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