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Friends Recognizes Winners of Its Third Annual Photo Contest
November 10, 2017
A reflective shot of Elowah Falls wins the grand prize.
PRESS RELEASE: Walden Gorge Salvage Logging Proposal Must Be Stopped
September 19, 2017
"The Walden clear-cut bill could undo over 100 years of forest protection," Friends Conservation Director Michael Lang stressed.
Friends Applauds Gorge Wildfire Containment Efforts
September 7, 2017
Executive Director Kevin Gorman: "We have a long journey ahead but the Gorge is a resilient place."
Opponents See Gorge Farm Plan as Effort to 'Game the System'
August 18, 2017
Friends and neighbors say proposal is an attempt to sidestep Gorge preservation regulations.
VIDEO: KATU News Features Preserve the Wonder Campaign
July 24, 2017
Executive Director Kevin Gorman is interviewed at Steigerwlad Shores campaign property.
Oregon Oil Train Bill Dies in Committee
July 7, 2017
Legislators miss an opportunity to protect against the next derailment.
PRESS RELEASE: Oregon Oil Train Bill Fails to Protect Communities
June 28, 2017
The bill is marred by secrecy provisions and lack of enforcement.
Proposed Union Pacific Mosier Rail Expansion
June 13, 2017
Tribes, conservation groups applaud Columbia River Gorge Commission decision on proposed Union Pacific Mosier rail expansion