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Exploring Positive Forest Pathways; a Report from the Field

By on Feb 13, 2018 in Listening to the Land |

Exploring Positive Forest Pathways; a Report from the Field For over 170 years, Peter Hayes’ family have developed deep relationships with forests. Hayes can track his forestry heritage back to 1848, where his great, great grandfather worked in the forests and sawmills of the Adirondack Mountains. Seven generations later, his family now owns and cares for three...

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The Wild and Rare in our own Backyards: Life in the Coastal Edge

By on Feb 13, 2018 in Listening to the Land |

The Wild and Rare in our own Backyards: Life in the Coastal Edge 30 million years ago, the present-day coastline was being formed by flood lavas from Idaho diving beneath the sea and then slowly rising out of the water to become the peaks we cherish today. Let’s explore the origins of Onion and Angora peaks and Neahkahnie mountain, discover the rare abundance of...

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Forest Lake Restoration

Forest Lake Restoration

By on Jun 2, 2015 in In-progress, Projects |

Located just southeast of the town of Seaside, Oregon, the project site is the result of extensive filling of flood plain of the Necanicum River, and the entire relocation of the river channel from overburden to develop a hard rock quarry in the mid-1950s. In addition, the focus restoration area was mined for alluvial basalt cobble then diked to create a lake as an...

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Wetlandia Launch Open House

By on May 28, 2013 in Volunteer Opportunity |

This message is being shared with you at the request of our partner, the North Coast Watershed Association (NCWA). YOUR INPUT IS NEEDED!!! Watershed council members and partners, officers, neighbors, students, teachers and interested others encouraged to attend the WETLANDIA LAUNCH (aka Water Quality Monitoring Project). The North Coast Watershed Association will...

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NORP Volunteer Opportunities

By on May 28, 2013 in Volunteer Opportunity |

This message is being shared with you at the request of our partner, the Northwest Oregon Restoration Partnership (NORP). Calling all green thumbs! There is a need for volunteers to help pot bareroot stock and thin seedlings at the NOPR Camp Tillamook location. See message from Celeste below: Hi everyone, Lots of changes are taking place at Camp Tillamook. If you’ve...

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