News about the Friends of Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge

  • Special Evening Presentation and Night Hike

    May 17, 2017

    Special event! Join host, Ethnobotonist and author Kat Anderson at the Plankhouse for a special presentation, "Beauty, Bounty and Biodiversity," and night hike! May 26th, 7-9:30pm, free with refuge admission. The night hike is FULL! Plenty of room in the talk still though!

  • Steigerwald Eco-Blitz!

    May 16, 2017

    Get your hands dirty and join us at Steigerwald Lake NWR on June 17th from 7:30am-3pm, for our first Eco-Blitz… An Eco-Blitz is a one day event to document as many species as possible with the help of experts in different fields and YOU!

  • Cathlapotle Plankhouse Second Sunday

    May 15, 2017

    Wyest. Phato. Loowit. These are well known legends about the formation of our local giants, Mt Hood, Mt Adams and Mt St Helens. Where did these stories come from and do they have origins in local indigenous culture? Join us May 11th to find out!



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