Friends of the Columbia Gorge

Columbia River Gorge, WA  Photo Credit:  Debbie Asakawa
Columbia River Gorge, WA Photo Credit: Debbie Asakawa

gorgefriends.org/

Portland, OR

Contact Name Sandy Wright

The only non-profit organization dedicated entirely to protecting the Columbia Gorge.  Friends of the Columbia Gorge vigorously protects the scenic, natural, cultural, and recreational resources of the Columbia River Gorge. They fulfill this mission by ensuring strict implementation of the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Act and other laws protecting the region of the Columbia River Gorge; promoting responsible stewardship of Gorge land, air, and waters; encouraging public ownership of sensitive areas; educating the public about the unique natural values of the Columbia River Gorge and the importance of preserving those values; and working with groups and individuals to accomplish mutual preservation goals.

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