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Friends of the Columbia Gorge Statement on Racism And Access to Nature

Friends of the Columbia Gorge Statement on Racism And Access to Nature

June 1, 2020
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Too often the U.S. conservation community has been silent on issues of justice, equality, and access to the outdoors. This cannot continue.

Friends Debuts New Brand Work From Marketing Agency Grady Britton

Friends Debuts New Brand Work From Marketing Agency Grady Britton

May 19, 2020
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Friends won Grady Britton’s $25,000 in-kind marketing grant in 2018.

Willamette Week: Here's How Oregon Forests and Waterfalls Could Reopen in Coming Weeks

Willamette Week: Here's How Oregon Forests and Waterfalls Could Reopen in Coming Weeks

May 7, 2020
In the Press

Parks and trails in low-traffic areas have a path to re-opening.

The Columbian: Photo Contest Brings Out Best From Clark County Shutterbugs

The Columbian: Photo Contest Brings Out Best From Clark County Shutterbugs

May 5, 2020
In the Press

This round of the annual Gorge photography contest has special relevance to current events.

Winners Announced in Friends' Fifth Annual Photo Contest

Winners Announced in Friends' Fifth Annual Photo Contest

April 20, 2020
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Hood River photographer wins grand prize in Nature + Nurture contest.

Friends of the Columbia Gorge Launches Spring Gorge Haiku Challenge

Friends of the Columbia Gorge Launches Spring Gorge Haiku Challenge

April 9, 2020
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"The Gorge has always brought people together and even though trails might be closed, we wanted to bring the wonder of the Gorge to everyone through the beauty of words."

The Oregonian: How We Cope When We Can’t Escape to Our Favorite Natural Spaces

The Oregonian: How We Cope When We Can’t Escape to Our Favorite Natural Spaces

April 4, 2020
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Friends Executive Director Kevin Gorman said he’s been experiencing this transformation on both a personal and professional level.

The Oregonian: Outdoor Recreation in Oregon Is Effectively Closed

The Oregonian: Outdoor Recreation in Oregon Is Effectively Closed

April 1, 2020
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Here's how the decisions were made.

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