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2018 Officers

Manny Romero, President 
Craig Swanson, Vice President
Tom Cloonan, Treasurer
Joe Pokorski, Asst. Treasurer
Jean Ober, Secretary


FOF Documents  (in PDF format)

By-Laws, Friends of the Forest, Inc.
Standard Operating Procedures (5/2018)
Friends of the Forest Color Brochure


FOF Branching Out Newsletters  (in PDF format)
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December 2018
September 2018
May 2018
March 2018
December 2017
Special November 2017 - Rector Recognition
September 2017
May 2017
February 2017
December 2016
September 2016
May 2016
February 2016

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FOF Press Releases

FOF Community Service Accolades - December 2018
Technology Helps Preserve Cultures - November 2018
Wild and Scenic Rivers Celebrate 50 Years - October 2018
Volunteer and Hike the Red Rocks - August 2018
Toads Lost but not Frog-otten - July 2018
Wildfires a Growing Concern - June 2018
Projects Keep Scientists Busy - May 2018
Walk the Walk, Talk the Talk on a Guided Tour - April 2018
Sedona Artifacts, Sites Tells Stories of History - March 2018
Friends of the Forest Welcomes New Members - February 2018
Trail Maintenance Legends Honored by Forest Service - January 2018
Friends of the Forest Recognizes Members - December 2017
Best Volunteers in the Country - November 2017
Close Encounters of the Feathered Kind - October 2017
V Bar V Heritage Site - September 2017
Cliff Dwellings Tell a Story of Ancient History - July 2017
Feed Hummers from Hand - June 2017
Wildlife Volunteer Opportunities - May 2017
Flowers of Sedona at Palatki - April 2017
Friends of the Forest Welcomes New Members - March 2017
Volunteers Helping to Monitor Wilderness Air Quality - February 2017
Serving our Visitors  - January 2017
Graffiti removal – Is it important? - December 2016
Friends of the Forest Celebrate Successful Year - November 2016
Fall Ranger Programs Focus on Wildlife, Geology, Local History and More - October 2016
Rare Frogs on the Red Rock Ranger District September 2016
Rare Species in Verde Valley - August 2016
FOF Receives Governor's Award for Cultural Resources Service - July 2016
FOF Volunteers Continue to Assist at Fossil Creek - June 2016
Lichens Abound in Red Rock Country - May 2016
Guide to Easy Viewing of Red Rock Vistas - Apr 2016
Friends of the Forest: Dedicated to Environmental Preservation - Mar 2016
What is There to Fear? - Feb 2016
Get in Touch With the Forest and Its Inhabitants - Jan 2016

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December 2018 Newsletter