Cellphone photo of several different types of mushrooms laying on wet, yellow leaves. Their shapes and sizes vary, color as well. In the bottom left corner white text reads: Ecology Club, second Wednesday each month. November Ecology Club: Mushroom Night
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us in November for our annual mushroom night where we will discuss the nuances of mushroom identification and their exceptional role in forest ecology. Come with all of your mushroom mysteries and questions!

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People’s Forest Forum
Thursday, December 9, 2021 - 6:00pm

Save the date! Bark is partnering with Sarah Wald’s Racial Ecologies graduate class at Oregon University. Students will connect with members of the Free Mt. Hood Committee to create this year’s presentation of the fourth annual forum.
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Color photo of greenish blue lichen on a nurselog, with reddish bark. Everything is wet from rain. Postponed: December Bark About: Lichen Hike
Sunday, December 12, 2021 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

This hike is being rescheduled to 2022.  Stay tuned for the new date!

For our December Bark About, we will explore the unbelievable world of lichens! Lichens do everything from "fixing" atmospheric nitrogen to providing key nesting materials for... read more