Planting Trees with Friends

Planting Trees with Friends

Trees are a vital component of the land at Columbia Springs, filtering air and water, providing shade and erosion control and much more. We are lucky to have this 100-acre natural area; but, there was one spot on our site missing trees: our parking lot. Most parking...
Stewardship at Columbia Springs

Stewardship at Columbia Springs

In 2018, we had 375 volunteers give 1,966.5 hours towards stewardship events and site maintenance! That is a 22% increase in the number of volunteers and a 51% increase in the number of volunteer hours towards stewarding our land since 2017. Thank you to everyone who...
The Power of Volunteers at Columbia Springs

The Power of Volunteers at Columbia Springs

Columbia Springs’ Volunteer Program has grown by leaps and bounds in 2018 with the number of volunteers, hours served, and the number of projects completed. One of our favorite and most helpful projects was the Wetland Docks improvements. Engineers from Hewlett...
What’s your 2018 New Year’s Resolution?

What’s your 2018 New Year’s Resolution?

What’s your 2018 New Year’s Resolution? Join a team of environmental stewards at Columbia Springs! We have many exciting volunteer opportunities. Read below about two upcoming opportunities in January and February. MLK Jr. Day of Service | Monday, January...

Omega Delta Phi Service Day

We want to give a HUGE thank you to the guys from Omega Delta Phi fraternity chapters in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho for helping us out last Saturday! With the help of over 50 of their members, we planted nearly 300 trees, installed a brand new bridge on the Cedar...