College Forests Monthly Newsletter

In this month's newsletters, we thank our amazing CORE Volunteers, explain how you can support the recreation program, and learn about the student-led Christmas tree farm in Peavy Arobretum. 

In this month's newsletter, we talk about unauthorized trail use and review important wet weather trail tips

This month, learn what trees can tell us about the past and dive into the unique history of the Western Redcedar.

This month's newsletter takes a closer look at the Forest Discovery Program and explores alternative trailhead transportation.

Have you ever wondered about the fish of the Oak Creek Watershed? What about why the OSU Research Forests ask dog owners to pick up after their pets, but not equestrians? Find all the answers and more in the August Newsletter.

This month we take a look at diversity, equity, and inclusion in outdoor recreation. Special announcements include fire season, timber closure safety, and trail work parties!

This month, we recognize five graduating seniors for all of their hard work with the Forests. We also gain an inside perspective of timber management through the eyes of a student intern. 

In this month's newsletter, learn how forest managers select wildlife trees and explore the unique history of camas, a common Oregon wildflower. You’ll also meet another student employee!

This month's newsletter highlights recent efforts on the part of OSU Research Forests and community members to come together, answer questions, and strengthen relationships. We cover a unique trail build which brought together equestrians and mountain bikers, and the Forests' first public harvest tour. 

 In this month's newsletter, you can learn about reforestation on the Research Forests and find out how to report trail issues and hazards to our forest staff. You'll also meet one of the recreation field students, Josh Fix!