Forest Service Draft NEPA Rule Would Sharply Curtail Environmental Analysis and Public Review of Forest Management

On June 13, 2019, the Forest Service released a proposed rule amending its National Environmental Policy
Act (NEPA) procedures. The public has 60 days – until August 12, 2019 – to comment on the proposed more

Should the Forest Service eliminate public input and environmental analysis?

New Forest Service rules propose to eliminate public oversight on 75% of more

view lake fire complex smoke billowing into the sky amidst a coniferous forestFire + Merkley Summer 2019

Fire in our past, Fire in our more

camp out in the forest with tents and a sign that says BarkJoin us in the forest for Base Camp August 20th – September 2nd!

Join us in the forest for Base Camp August 20th-September 2nd! more

Bark represents #forestdefenseisclimatedefense at rally for Juliana v. US, Our Children's Trust in Portland, OR, #youthvgov #alleyesonjulianaSend Wyden + Blumenauer a Mt. Hood Love Letter

Let's make Mt. Hood forest management a model for cliemate resilience, clean drinking water, and cultural more

Bark is Hiring a Base Camp Coordinator

Bark's seeks assistance with planning, coordinations, and implementations of annual Base Camp event, which occurs this year from August 20th-September more

Bark volunteer in the Crystal Clear Timber SaleJudge Approves Old-Growth Logging in Mt. Hood

The best available science tells us that logging mature and old growth forests does not improve forest health, reduce fire severity or improve spotted owl habitat. When the Forest Service failed to incorporate the scientific research into their final decision, Bark decided to challenge the project in more

Bark for Mt. Hood National Forest logoBark is seeking members for our Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee

For several years, Bark has been on a journey as an organization to establish our work more firmly into principles of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI). While this work has become momentarily trendy in many white-led nonprofit communities, we acknowledge that the oppression we are addressing in society and in our own organization has been woven deeply into our fabric since its more

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