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Meet the volunteers who keep Warner Canyon Ski hill running. - a one lift hill that's the winter heart of rural Lakeview. Oregon. For almost thirty years, Friends of Trees has found a way to bring neighbors together in an effort to keep Oregon green. And the Marble butterfly was thought to be extinct on San Juan Island but biologists are now scrambling to keep this rare species alive.

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Step Back In Time At This Small Town Ski Hill

Warner Canyon: It's small, it's simple — and locals work hard to keep it that way. 

local | News | Environment | Oregon Field Guide

Friends Of Trees: Putting Down Roots In Winter

Friends of Trees has spread from a neighborhood cooperative to a regional tree-planting powerhouse.

NW Life | local | News | Environment | Oregon Field Guide

On A Wing And A Prayer: A Butterfly Rescue On San Juan Island

Rising seas test a rare butterfly’s comeback. The Island Marble thought to be extinct was rediscovered on San Juan Island. Biologists are scrambling to keep it alive.

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Major Support Provided By:
William K. Blount Family
Carol and Velma Saling Foundation

Additional Support Provided By:
Coit Family Foundation
Kay Kitagawa and Andy Johnson-Laird
Christine and David Vernier
Greenfield/Hartline Habitat Conservation Fund of the Nature Conservancy.

Special thanks for support by:
The Roundhouse Foundation, Nonnie Cole, Barbara Emily Knudsen Charitable Foundation, Bonnie and Peter Reagan, Dr. Andrew McIvor and Dr. Maura Conlon McIvor