If you have any questions about the Portland Metro Chapter of the Oregon Master Naturalist Program, please contact the Chapter Coordinator, Brandy Saffell, by email or by calling (503) 397-3462.


If you are interested in learning more about the Oregon Master Naturalist Training, please visit our program website


The Master Naturalist Program and My Oregon Journey, By Tina Peterson
Mon, 2018-01-08 19:07
Note from Brandy Saffell, OMN Program Coordinator: Tina originally posted this article on her online blog, By the Light of the Silvery Moon. You can read the post on her website here Oregon is a storied land of... Read more
Lichens, By Ken Denniston
Thu, 2017-11-30 12:23
Note from Brandy Saffell, OMN Program Coordinator: Ken attended the OMN lichen workshop in October and originally posted this blog entry on his website, Northwest Conifers. You can read the post on his website here   A lichen is not a thing. That is, it is not a single organism... Read more
Master Naturalists at Work in Nob Hill Nature Park (St Helens, OR)
Thu, 2017-10-26 13:04
Note from Brandy Saffell, OMN Program Coordinator: Caroline Skinner is a Master Naturalist and organizer with Friends of Nob Hill Nature Park. She passed on the press release below about recent improvements to this special spot, which contains some of our rare fragments of native oak woodland and wildflower habitat. There is also information at the end about how to get involved with maintaining the... Read more