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See the Alternative Spring Break trip to Rogue River!

Last month, students from the University of Oregon were selected as the winners in CengageBrain’s Alternative Spring Break competition. With the cash prize of $2,500, they were able to take a group of students from a local middle school on a backpacking trip through the Rogue River Wilderness Area in southern Oregon. Here the group traveled by foot to restore the area by clearing trails, removing visitor impact and improving habitat. One of the leaders of the group from the University of Oregon, Grace Rogan, has graciously offered to share the group’s experience through the Rogue River:

Alternative Spring Break Project along the Rogue River

Our group of college and middle school students were able to spend our week-long spring break along the banks of the beautiful Rogue River in Southern Oregon. Read more