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Press Releases

Apr 24, 2014
Conservation Groups Ask Federal Court to Require US Fish and Wildlife Service to Obey the Law, Complete Long-Overdue Comprehensive Conservation Plan
Today, three conservation groups - Audubon Society of Portland, Oregon Wild and WaterWatch of Oregon - filed litigation in Federal Court to compel the US Fish and Wildlife Service to produce a much-needed and long-overdue Comprehensive Conservation Plan for the Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge Complex. The plan, required by law, is now 18 months past the federally mandated deadline.
Apr 21, 2014
Privatization of Public Forest Would Hurt Threatened Marbled Murrelets, Coho Salmon
EUGENE, Ore. — Conservation organizations filed a lawsuit and temporary restraining order today challenging the state of Oregon’s disposal of part of the 93,000-acre Elliott State Forest northeast of Coos Bay. The legal complaint submitted by Cascadia Wildlands, Audubon Society of Portland, and the Center for Biological Diversity identified the 788-acre East Hakki Ridge parcel as prohibited by law from being sold.
Mar 18, 2014
Houle’s presentation will celebrate the reissue of her classic peregrine falcon text
PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland writer and wildlife biologist Marcy Cottrell Houle will speak at the Audubon Society of Portland on Thursday, April 3 to celebrate the reissue of her classic work, “Wings for My Flight: The Peregrine Falcons of Chimney Rock.” The event begins at 7 p.m. and is free and open to the public. Houle will be available to sign books after her presentation.

Press Clips

Mar 05, 2014
ABC News
Two big males getting macho over their territory isn’t usually a pretty sight, but it’s a different thing when the antagonists are a pair of bald eagles.
Jan 30, 2014
The Oregonian
As anyone who ever has been injured knows, healing can feel endless. Surely the case for a majestic bald eagle biding her time in a small flight cage at Audubon Society of Portland's Wildlife Care Center.
Dec 11, 2013
Statesman Journal
Few issues have incited more protest from environmental groups and caused more frustration to the logging industry than the future of the Coast Range’s Elliott State Forest.
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