North Clack Timber Sale Public Comment Period

Take action against Mt. Hood National Forest Logging in the North Clack Timber more

Do Good for Mt. Hood this Earth Day

Treat yourself while giving back this Earth Day! more

Bark has joined the Stand4Forests movement!

We are thrilled to see the unification of local forest groups from all across the country, leveraging their local and place-based expertise to create a movement that reaches Washington more

Spring Volunteer Opportunities

Ready to schedule some quality time with Bark? more

Love Snow? Here Are Bark's Favorite Snow Hikes

Our favorite Mt. Hood wintertime hikes! more

Gnarl Ridge fire near Tilly Jane areaBark's Policy on Forest Fire and Ecology

Read Bark's Fire Policy, background information, and fire science resources.

You can read an abbreviated version of Bark's Fire Policy here and find the full policy including background information and a list of fire science resources in the document linked below. more

Joining Bark at an Exciting Time

Like the forest ecosystem we strive to protect, Bark has experienced a transformational year of both challenge and opportunity for more

Bark Statement of Solidarity with Wet'suwet'en Nation Against Pipeline

Bark stands in solidarity with the Wet’suwet’en nation against TransCanada’s Coastal Gaslink Pipeline, and denounces the violent actions of the RCMP and Canadian government. This is an  issue close to many of our hearts. We ask that TransCanada and the RCMP end the attack on Indigenous people defending their land and more

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black and white block print by Bark of beavers shutting down a logging roadCampaign Toolbox 201: Targeting
Thu, May 30th at 6:00 pm

Bark's successes in protecting Mt. Hood forests and rivers are only possible because of our volunteer... read more

June Bark About: Lichen Hike
Sun, Jun 9th at 9:00 am

For our June Bark About, we will explore the unbelievable world of lichens! Lichens do everything from "fixing" atmospheric nitrogen to... read more

Radicle Training - Groundtruthing 101: Fun with Maps
Thu, Jun 20th at 6:00 pm

Groundtruthing involves documenting threats to public forests and finding inconsistencies between what logging plans say and what is actually occurring on the ground.... read more

Radicle Training - Groundtruthing 201: Fun in the Forest
Sat, Jun 22nd at 9:00 am

This will be the second part of our June 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

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

July Bark About Hike
Sun, Jul 14th at 9:00 am


Bark TV

Returning to the controversial Jazz Timber Sale

"It doesn't even look like a forest!"