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Upcoming Forum Announcements

February 21, 2019

5:45 to 6:30 pm - Networking/Hors d’oeuvres
6:30 to 7:30 pm - Speaker Forum


2017 Eagle Creek Fire in the Columbia River Gorge

The Paramount Hotel (Mezzanine Level)
808 SW Taylor St.
Portland, OR 97205

  • One block from MAX, Street Car & Smart Park

For additional information, contact:

  • Joe Needoba, Speaker Chair 503-346-3421

  • Sara Moore, President


Save the date for our first Forum of 2019! Our topic will focus on the ongoing research and restoration efforts following the 2017 Eagle Creek Fire in the Columbia River Gorge.


Andrés Holz, Ph.D. Portland State University

Andrés Holz is an Assistant Professor at PSU. He specializes in research on forest ecology with a focus on determining how ecosystems recover following wildfires.