Stewardship Events

Give back to the Gorge by joining a work party

Stewardship Events
Stewardship at Mosier Plateau land trust property; volunteers prepping the soil to plant native seeds. (photographer: Kate McBride)

Lend a hand - no experience necessary!
Most events will be led by Friends Stewardship Coordinator Sara Woods on our land trust properties, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.


Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Native Seed Collection
Balsamroot on Mosier Plateau (Joe Leitschuh)

Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Native Seed Collection

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 10:00am

We’ll be collecting native balsamroot seeds to use for future restoration work on site.

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Stewardship on HCRH State Trail
Warren Creek Bridge on newly-completed segment of the HCRH State Trail (photos courtesy of ODOT)

Stewardship on HCRH State Trail

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 9:00am

Help clean up sections along the Historic Columbia River Highway.

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Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Native Seed Collection
Wildflowers on Mosier Plateau (Joe Leitschuh)

Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Native Seed Collection

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 10:00am

We’ll be collecting native lupine seeds on this land trust property to use for future restoration work on site.

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Invasive Species Training Hike - Western Gorge
(photo: Debbie Asakawa)

Invasive Species Training Hike - Western Gorge

Friday, June 2, 2017 - 10:00am

Learn how to ID and report invasive species found in the Gorge.

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Invasive Species Training Hike - Eastern Gorge
(Photo: Debbie Asakawa)

Invasive Species Training Hike - Eastern Gorge

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 10:00am

Learn how to ID and report invasive species found in the Gorge.

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Stewardship on HCRH State Trail
Warren Creek Bridge on newly-completed segment of the HCRH State Trail (photos courtesy of ODOT)

Stewardship on HCRH State Trail

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 9:00am

Help clean up sections along the Historic Columbia River Highway.

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Yellow Starthistle
Helping stop the spread of yellow starthistle (photos: Sara Woods)

Yellow Starthistle "Power Pull" Week

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 10:00am

Join us in the fight against yellow starthistle during our 1st annual power pull week!

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Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Yellow Starthistle
Helping stop the spread of yellow starthistle (photos: Sara Woods)

Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Yellow Starthistle "Power Pull" Work Party

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 10:00am

Help pull this invasive plant on Friends' Land Trust property.

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Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Yellow Starthistle
Helping stop the spread of yellow starthistle (photos: Sara Woods)

Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Yellow Starthistle "Power Pull" Work Party

Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 10:00am

Help pull this invasive plant on Friends' Land Trust property.

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Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Yellow Starthistle
Helping stop the spread of yellow starthistle (photos: Sara Woods)

Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Yellow Starthistle "Power Pull" Work Party

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 10:00am

Help pull this invasive plant on Friends' Land Trust property.

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Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Invasive Teasel Seedhead Removal
Teasel seedhead removal on a Land Trust property (photo: Debbie Asakawa)

Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Invasive Teasel Seedhead Removal

Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 10:00am

Help cut seed heads off of teasel to prevent further spread of this invasive plant.

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