Volunteer hours count!

Not only does it feel good volunteering your time to help care for the park, but we can make every hour count in a financial way. Every hour volunteered contributes over $23 towards the 50:50 financial matching that is required to obtain grant funding for park...

Scotch Broom Eradication

Scotch Broom is a highly invasive species, and young plants need to be uprooted every spring before they have a chance to set seed. Last spring (April 2017), Americorps did a fantastic job of removing all the broom from the ‘dog leg’ area of the park,...

County resumes mowing at Zumwalt!

To keep Zumwalt open to the public, FOZP agreed to help Lane County Parks Dept. by keeping the park mowed regularly. After 9 years, the county has offered to resume mowing at Zumwalt, as it does regularly throughout the summer at the three other parks around Fern...