Spirit Mountain invests in healthy forests, clean water

Pacific Rivers wants to thank Spirit Mountain Community Fund for investing generously in Pacific Rivers’ work to make Oregon’s forests healthier, and water cleaner. Oregon has the most lax rules for protecting rivers, water, and human health from the impacts of private timberlands than any of its neighbors – California, Washington, and Idaho – all of … Continue reading Spirit Mountain invests in healthy forests, clean water

Megan Bailiff

Megan Bailiff has been working in environmental advocacy for most of her adult life. Ever since her first published scientific research in 1984 as an undergraduate at Lawrence University, she has been intimately involved in the work of conserving Earth’s natural environments. She has been a research oceanographer, U.S. Senate legislative aide, private sector consultant, … Continue reading Megan Bailiff

Let’s Protect the North Umpqua and Honor Its Conservationists

Photo Credit: Uncage the Soul Productions Frank Moore is legendary — a legendary flyfisherman, conservationist, and World War II veteran, and a legendary husband, father, and friend. Anyone who meets him does not soon forget him. When he talks to you, you know you matter. That’s a rare gift. And now, all of us have … Continue reading Let’s Protect the North Umpqua and Honor Its Conservationists

Artist donates Earth Warrior Rising sculpture to our “river hub” office

Artist Mike Cook of Manzanita, Ore., has donated a sculpture he calls “Earth Warrior Rising” to our Portland office, and really, it has brought great energy and life to our entryway — and our spirits. The form was originally driven by the energy Mike saw in the barb, claw, thorn, fang, and beak forms in … Continue reading Artist donates Earth Warrior Rising sculpture to our “river hub” office