This year, the Friends are celebrating our 25th year of protecting and enhancing native ecosystems and compatible recreation in the Mt. Pisgah area. As such, we are kicking off a very special Anniversary Angel fundraiser – complete with limited edition t-shirts! Join us Sunday, November 9, 5:00 – 7:00 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Eugene (13th Ave. & Chambers St.) as we celebrate the Friends rich 25-year history of dedication to the lands we love.
Recent Victory: Friends to acquire and protect “Turtle Flats”
The Friends are collaborating with our Rivers to Ridges partners to achieve the positive vision for the confluence of the Coast & Middle Forks of the Willamette. Toward this end, and thanks to the huge support of Friends like you, we are acquiring and protecting the 63-acre parcel called “Turtle Flats” at the confluence and designing a 300-acre floodplain restoration project in partnership with neighboring private landowners, The Nature Conservancy, and Oregon State Parks. Read more…
Because people & nature need each other…
Founded in 1989, the mission of Friends of Buford Park & Mt. Pisgah is to protect and enhance native ecosystems and compatible recreation in the Mt. Pisgah area. We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization working to conserve the Mt. Pisgah area’s incredible botanical, wildlife and recreational values. The Friends mobilize funding, scientific expertise and volunteer resources to improve the botanical, fish, wildlife and recreational values throughout the greater Mt. Pisgah area.
Our activites include:
–Enhancing recreation by improving trails to protect the park’s native beauty. –Nurturing native habitats through scientific restoration projects. –Cultivating a culture of stewardship through community involvement and volunteer service. –Advocating for land protection and landowner collaboration in the greater Mt. Pisgah area.