News & Updates
The Oregonian: Inside the Preserve That’s Bringing Baby Turtles Back to the Gorge
October 29, 2019
Last month, the inaugural group of 16 baby turtles, who were captive-reared for their first year at the Oregon Zoo, were released at the site.
EZVid: 5 Vigilant Groups Defending Wildlife And Natural Resources In Oregon (VIDEOS)
October 7, 2019
Friends named one of five important environmental organizations in Oregon.
TVW: Field Report: Saving the Pond Turtles (Video)
September 24, 2019
They were on the pathway to disappearing in Washington. But a fierce conservation program is helping to bring back a strong population of western pond turtles.
KPTV: Summer Temps Bring Out Summer Crowds in the Columbia River Gorge
July 22, 2019
This summer is turning out to be a busy one for trailheads and tourist spots in the Columbia River Gorge.
KATU: Gorge Traffic Tie-Ups Spawn Changes and More Likely on the Way
July 17, 2019
Hour-long traffic backups are happening along the historic highway where ODOT says traffic has increased 50% during the past decade.
KATU: Hike Safely
May 31, 2019
Executive Director Kevin Gorman appears on KATU News' "A.M. Northwest" to give tips for safe hiking.
Winners Announced in Friends' Fourth Annual Photo Contest
April 7, 2019
Colleen Wright wins grand prize for evocative shot along Nick Eaton Ridge trail.