Become a Portland Audubon Activist

The impact of our efforts is written across Oregon’s landscape, and is fueled by grassroots engagement—a strong community of people working together to protect nature.

Help us make positive change across the state by signing up to become a Portland Audubon activist.

Sign Up

Northern Spotted Owl perched on a mossy branch

Keep the Northwest Forest Plan Strong for Spotted Owls and Other Wildlife

For decades, the landmark Northwest Forest Plan has helped protect mature and old-growth forests, Northern Spotted Owls, Marbled Murrelets, and other imperiled fish and wildlife on federal lands throughout the Pacific Northwest. Now, the Forest Service is proposing to amend the Plan, and we need your help to make sure its conservation goals are maintained and strengthened in this era of climate change. 

Read Post
Marbled Murrelet chick on nest in old growth forest

Speak Up to Protect Wildlife and Habitats in Our State Forests!  

The Board of Forestry has scheduled three listening sessions next week to gather public comments on the Western Forests Habitat Conservation Plan (HCP) and the broader Forest Management Plan (FMP). These special public comment opportunities are provided in follow-up to recently released information about long-term timber harvest and revenue projections on State Forest land under the proposed HCP and will likely be the last chance for the public to provide formal comments on the HCP and long-term management of over 600,000 acres of state forest.

Read Post