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With Assist From Friends, Washington State Parks Expands Beacon Rock

With Assist From Friends, Washington State Parks Expands Beacon Rock

June 15, 2022
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Friends of the Columbia Gorge Land Trust held neighboring property until the agency could buy the land.

Hood River Photographer Wins Grand Prize in Seventh Annual Gorge Photo Contest

Hood River Photographer Wins Grand Prize in Seventh Annual Gorge Photo Contest

June 13, 2022
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Winning selection beautifully illustrates "identity, history, and family bonds," in Friends of the Columbia Gorge’s photo contest celebrating "Our Gorge Connections"

Camas-Washougal Post-Record: Steigerwald Wildlife Refuge Reopens

Camas-Washougal Post-Record: Steigerwald Wildlife Refuge Reopens

May 13, 2022
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Two-year, $32 million restoration project improved wildlife habitat, reduced flood risk

Friends of the Columbia Gorge Launches Third Spring Gorge Haiku Challenge

Friends of the Columbia Gorge Launches Third Spring Gorge Haiku Challenge

April 6, 2022
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Annual poetry challenge asks public to write, share haikus on what they love about the Gorge and how we all can help protect, preserve, and steward the area for generations to come.

Massive Mining Proposal Threatens Western Gorge

Massive Mining Proposal Threatens Western Gorge

March 31, 2022
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A massive gravel mine proposed near the Cape Horn trailhead in Skamania County would impact the livability and scenic values of the area for decades to come.

Travel Changes Ahead for the  Gorge Waterfall Corridor

Travel Changes Ahead for the Gorge Waterfall Corridor

March 30, 2022 - By Kevin Gorman
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The Columbian: Adventure Blossoms in the Gorge — With a Little Planning

The Columbian: Adventure Blossoms in the Gorge — With a Little Planning

March 20, 2022
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Websites provide visitors with real-time info on wildflowers.

Friends of the Columbia Gorge & Metropolitan Youth Symphony Community Partnership

Friends of the Columbia Gorge & Metropolitan Youth Symphony Community Partnership

February 22, 2022
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Friends will work with the Youth Symphony as a public education partner around the Symphony's March 6 Spring Concert – In Characters of Fire.

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