As a treasured member of the Conservator and Guardian of the Gorge Giving Circle, thank you for your invaluable support of the Gorge!
Current outings can be found: Current Conservator & Guardians Outings.
Be sure to check out the full playlist of exclusive webinars here, as well as our Gorgeous Wildlife Webinar Series!
Climbing into the Eagle's Nest
Matthew Stuber, eagle biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service presents findings from his research and shares amazing stories from the field.
Schemes, Dreams, and Teams (part 1 of 3)
Executive Director Kevin Gorman looks back at Gorge conservation history as well as providing news and updates on what's happening now. Parts 2 and 3 are on Youtube.Watch Webinar
Terroir of Wines of the Columbia Gorge
Professor Scott Burns explores wine and wineries in the Gorge. The Gorge has an incredible difference in climate; they say from Burgundy to Bordeaux in 20 miles!
A (virtual) Day in the Dirt
How Friends works closely with federal and state partners for a comprehensive, strategic approach to Gorge management.
What Land to Preserve and Why
Do you ever wonder how Friends decides to purchase the properties we do? Or why some Gorge land has more conservation value than others? Land Trust Director Dan Bell and Executive Director Kevin Gorman explore these topics and others!Watch Webinar
Designing, Permitting, & Building New Trails
Dan Bell, our Land Trust Director, and Renee Tkach, our Gorge Towns to Trails Manager, present on designing, permitting, and building new trails in the Gorge.