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Black Butte Cupola Docent Program – Volunteers Needed

Black Butte Cupola Docent Program – Volunteers Needed Friends of the Metolius, working with the Sisters Ranger District, is initiating a docent program at the Cupola on Black Butte. If you’re interested in volunteering to serve as a docent, please send an email to [email protected] for more details. The docent program evolved after volunteers worked […]

No Mow May

No Mow May Friends of the Metolius is initiating an effort to increase awareness of the need to help bee populations in the Metolius Basin.  Studies have shown a steep decline in bee populations.  The idea behind No Mow May is for homeowners to opt to let their lawns (or at least a patch of […]

Interpretive Walks, Summer 2017

Summer, 2017 Interpretive Walks These Saturday morning walks are offered to all interested people at no charge. Children are welcome, but dogs are not appropriate. Wear sturdy footwear and bring water. July 1. 10:00 to Noon. Camp Sherman Bridge to Allingham Bridge and back. Learn about the unique riparian habitat of the Metolius ecosystem, explore […]