Mammals of Mt Hood Class Tue, Oct 20, 6:30-8:30 Learn what mammals are found in the Mt Hood area and be able to sort them family and by habitat to make them easier to remember. Also learn their basic lifestyle, reproductive strategies, winter activity, and important concepts in wildlife ecology. Read more.
Navigation Class Sun, Nov 8, 9am-6pm Spend the day practicing navigating off-trail, using a map and compass and terrain features to find your way. Learn to how to read a topo map, the difference between true north and magnetic north, and how to keep from getting lost in the woods. Read more.
Cascadia Wild is a Portland-based non-profit dedicated to connecting local people with the local ecosystem.
We combine modern ecological methods with the ancient practices of living with nature. Fostering a community based on science, intuition, professionalism and lots of fun, we hope to instill a deep sense of connection with the natural world. Our goal is to increase people's appreciation of how everything is ultimately connected to everything else, and through this, to help people develop healthier relationships with the natural environment and with their community. Cascadia Wild provides many low-cost and free events because we believe that everyone needs to have expose to nature.