Newsletter | Cascade Forest Conservancy

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_column_text] Protect Clean Water and Fish in Washington Washington lags behind neighboring states in protecting our waters from the harmful impacts of suction dredge mining. However, the Washington State Legislature is currently considering SB 5322, which would ban...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_column_text] CFC Leadership Transition Announcement Dear Friends, After leading more than four years of growth at the Cascade Forest Conservancy (CFC), I will soon take on a new role at Social Venture Partners Portland, a local nonprofit that...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_column_text] Thank You to Our Volunteers! Thanks to our awesome volunteers, we had a great year of conservation trips in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest! We led a number of beaver habitat surveys, collected seeds for post-fire restoration...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] Join us at our biggest event of the year! All proceeds from our auction and banquet go to CFC's conservation, education and advocacy programs. Get your tickets here: https://cascadeforest.org/get-involved/2018-banquet [/vc_column_text][vc_empty_space][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text] CFC's Partnership with the Cowlitz Indian...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text] Protecting the Unique Environment of Mount St. Helens [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text]The 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens drastically altered the landscape of Southwest Washington in a matter of moments. A massive debris avalanche,...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text] Make Your Voice Heard! [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text] If you haven't taken our 2018 Member and Friend survey, please take 3-5 minutes to give us your opinions!  Responses close on Friday, March 16th! Here’s the link...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text] Call to Action! [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text] We are continuing to oppose threats to bedrock federal environmental protections including bills, riders, and administrative rule changes. Riders on bills could weaken protections for endangered species and...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text] Protecting Key Habitat Areas of the Gifford Pinchot National Forest [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text]From old-growth forests to snow-covered alpine areas, Washington’s South Cascades are home to a variety of habitat types that support unique...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text] Big Tree Hunting in the Gifford Pinchot Nat'l Forest [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text] Brothers Darryl and Darvel Lloyd, both CFC members, recently wrote a guest blog post for us highlighting some giant trees in the...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/12"][/vc_column][vc_column width="5/6"][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text] Drink a beer, stop a mine! [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="normal" color="#444444" thickness="3"][vc_column_text]Come join us next Wednesday at 6:30pm at Base Camp Brewing to hear the latest on the Mount St. Helens mine proposal and win a $100 Columbia...