After the Smoke Clears - Eagle Creek fires and forest recovery

Learn more about the impact of the fire on the Gorge and what you can do to help the forests naturally recover and protect cherished public lands into the more

Nestle Opponents Celebrate Long-Awaited Victory

Over the years, tens of thousands of Oregonians have actively opposed the transfer of public water to Nestlé more

Tell Kurt Schrader to vote NO on the Resilient Federal Forest Act

The House of Representatives is poised to pass H.R. 2936, the "Resilient Federal Forest Act," which would shut the public out of decision-making. Rep. Kurt Schrader (OR District 5) is more

Nestle Loses, Bark Wins

Kate Brown closes the door on Nestlé​'s proposed bottling plant in Cascade more

Your voice matters - act today to protect Mt. Hood National Forest

Tell Rep. Schrader not to silence the public in National Forest Management, and to vote NO on HR more

FAQs about our new Executive Director, Rob Sadowsky

Read some answers to questions that you might have for our new Executive Director, Rob Sadowsky like: Where is your favorite place to hike in Mt. Hood National Forest? or What kind of chocolate is best for s'mores? more

Experts: More logging and thinning to battle wildfires might just burn taxpayer dollars

In the wake of one of the worst fire seasons in Montana history, Montana lawmakers in Washington, D.C., and many others have called for more logging and thinning in forests as a way to “fireproof” the state and create more jobs at timber more

Welcoming CWA Local 7901

Welcome to Bark, CWA Local 7901! more

Bark Signs onto S. 1731, “The Forest Management Improvement Act of 2017” ​Letter

We hereby sign onto S. 1731,  “The Forest Management Improvement Act of 2017” letter, written by the John Muir Project of Earth Island Institute, and dated September 26th, more

Protect the forest around Tamanawas Falls

The Polallie Cooper Timber Sale area includes some of the most popular hiking and mountain biking trails in Mt. Hood National Forest, 687 acres of critical habitat for the Northern Spotted Owl and surrounds the Wild and Scenic East Fork of the Hood more

Bark Opposes 12,000+ acres of Logging

“Much of what the Forest Service has described as the ‘desired future conditions’ which logging would create - such as stand density and percentage of canopy cover - already exists in these areas” said Bark’s Forest Watch Coordinator Michael more

Talking Points for Submitting Comments on the Crystal Clear Timber Sale

Comments must be submitted by Friday, September 22nd by 4:30pm to:

Casey Gatz, Team Leader

Barlow Ranger District

Mt. Hood National Forest

780 NE Court Street more

After the Fire

This is so awesome when you think about it; the ways in which the creeks we frequent, the streamside forests and the salmon have evolved together in such intricate, amazing ways over the more

Lessons from the Eagle Creek Fire

The truth about fire and more

Forest Fire Q & A

You may have a lot of questions about fire's impact on the forest or climate right now, and we have some answers for you. Please spread this information far and wide! more