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Seeking crafty gifts for our Silent Auction!

Are you creative, or like to make things?  Want to help JCWC with our silent auction?  We are looking for people to help us create a ‘garden’ themed package with a creek and environment focus for our silent auction to be held May 24 at our Annual Celebration. Maybe you already have something just waiting […]

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Join our Garlic Mustard Task Force!

It’s that time of year again! Johnson Creek Watershed Council needs help with spring garlic mustard removal field work. If you would like to become more familiar with the Johnson Creek watershed and learn essential field skills -including native and invasive plant identification-, this internship is for you! You’d scarcely think to look twice at […]

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Breaking ground on a stormwater project!

As spring finally comes out of hibernation, we have broken ground restoring our stormwater project with Northwest Family Services in Clackamas County, just outside of Milwaukie: JCWC staff decided to replace our usual weekly meeting with planting the project! Plugs of slough sedge and running sedge, as well as several sword ferns and Oregon grape […]

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JCWC is turning 23! Join us

Come celebrate our 23rd birthday with us! Our Annual Celebration is on Thursday, May 24 at Reed College, from 5pm – 8pm. Our Keynote Speaker is Paulann Petersen, Oregon’s Poet Laureate from 2010-2014. As usual, we’ll have our Year-in-Review slideshow of the Council’s activities, annual Riffle Awards for service to the Council, and a Silent Auction. To […]

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Join us for a Science Talk and Earth Day Work Party!

April is a busy month here at Johnson Creek Watershed Council! It’s also National Volunteer Month. We’re so grateful for our amazing volunteer base, and are happy to be able to invite you to both work parties as well as a fun educational event this month. The first part of April saw a Restorative Nature […]

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