Mount Pisgah Lichen As A Dye Source: Be Careful How You Collect By Karen Richards • Feb 4, 2020 Karen Richards When winter comes to Oregon, trees retain their green thanks to lichen. With the growing popularity of natural materials and hand-crafting, making dye from lichen is on the rise. Listen Listening... / 0:59 All Trails At Howard-Buford Recreation Area Open After Wildfire By Amy Brenneman • Aug 22, 2019 Friends of Buford Park and Mount Pisgah All trails at Howard-Buford Recreation Area are now open after temporary closures due to the Mount Pisgah fire. Visitors can access the Eastern Trailhead and parking area, as well as the entirety of trails 6 and 46. Howard Buford Recreation Area Partially Reopens After Wildfire By Amy Brenneman • Aug 20, 2019 Rachael McDonald / KLCC Last week, a fire at Howard Buford Recreation area burned 51 acres of the east side of Mount Pisgah. The flame was sparked by a mower. Smoky Air? Prescribed Burns at Mount Pisgah Today By Anni Katz • Oct 3, 2018 Mt Pisgah Arboretum That smoke you’re seeing and probably smelling over Eugene-Springfield right now? It’s not a wildfire – just a prescribed burn at Mount Pisgah.