Natural Connections

Natural Connections (NC) is a 501(c)3 organization established in cooperation with Yamhill SWCD to secure funding designated to support outdoor science programs and other outreach functions. NC has organized trail hikes, sponsored educational events and summer interns, and purchased equipment.

Become a Member

Membership provides the funds necessary to offer educational programs that will allow everyone, especially youth, to experience, study, and enjoy the dynamic wonders of nature found at Miller Woods. Memberships start at just $35 annually and are tax deductible.

Download an application form now!

Natural Connections Benefits

  • Access to trails for hiking during open hours.
  • Supports completion and maintenance of hiking trail network.
  • Supports outdoor science education.
  • Supports a summer intern who works and learns at Miller Woods.
  • Invitations to fundraisers and special events.

Natural Connections Board Members

President – Larry Ojua

Secretary – Julie Lorenzen

Treasurer-Theresa Crain

Rural Resident – Dave Hanson

Rural Resident – Brad Smith