LATEST NEWS

BLM needs to hear from YOU!
05/21/2015

The Bureau of Land Management's timber program in Western Oregon is somewhat of an anomaly.  Created after a corporate land-swap gone bad in the 1930s, the BLM managed...read more

Clackamas Victory!
05/21/2015

As Mt. Hood's forests were burning in the 36-Pit Fire so was Bark's office. Here's a lemons-to-lemonade story worth reading...
 

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Deadline for public comments on Nestle water transfer is tomorrow!
05/11/2015

Bark with Food & Water Watch has continuously challenged the Oregon Water Resources Department’s approval of permits that move Nestlé one key step closer to bottling and selling Oregon’s water, but the key is public outcry.

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Amy HarwoodBark Alert: Big changes
05/07/2015

Welcome Amy Harwood as Bark's Interim Executive Director for the next year...

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Bark Alert: Now, the bad news...
04/29/2015

Last week, I shared the good news about Bark’s win for the Airstrip Timber Sale.  This week, I’m sharing some bad news: in an astonishingly short and shallow opinion, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals approved Mt. Hood National Forest’s Jazz Timber Sale, which will log 2,000 acres and rebuild 12 miles of roads in the ecologically sensitive Collawash Watershed.

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No Nestle Portland OrSubmit your comment to OWRD today!
04/22/2015

Allowing this state agency to open the doors to a Nestlé bottling plant not only sets a bad precedent, but this decision would lead to a wasteful and potentially unsustainable use of a public resource.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Rad◦i◦cle: Groundtruthing 301: Forest Ecology Crash Course
Sat, May 23rd at 9:00 am

This all day field trip will highlight the unique ecological qualities of Pacific Northwest forests. We will cover major tree species... read more

June Bark About Hike
Sun, Jun 14th 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

Bark Summer Campout
Fri, Jun 26th at 9:00 am

Summer is approaching, and so is the time to go camping with Bark! Learn about what's next in Bark's campaign to end the destructive... read more

July Bark About Hike
Sun, Jul 12th at 9:00 am

Since the beginning, Bark has offered free, monthly hikes to Mt. Hood National Forest and surrounding public lands.

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Bark TV

Background on the controversial Jazz Timber Sale