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Johnson Creek Clean-up

Title: Johnson Creek Clean-up Location: Mill Park Description: Join Johnson Creek Watershed Council, Overland Park Coalition and our partners to clean trash and debris out of Johnson Creek. Our work will help improve natural habitat for fish and wildlife. Celebrate with a complimentary barbeque lunch sponsored by Fred Meyer. For safety concerns, children under 12, […]

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Help Look for Freshwater Mussels in Johnson Creek

For the last two years the Johnson Creek Watershed Council partnered with the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation to conduct surveys for native freshwater mussels in Johnson Creek— with your help, we want to continue to expand this work. Volunteers will learn about the biology and ecology of native freshwater mussels, and the many ways […]

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Festival of the Birds

Title: Festival of the Birds Location: Sellwood Park (SE 7th and SE Miller) Link out: Click here Description: Learn about birds through a variety of fun activities! Guided Bird Walks Live Music and Stories Kids’ Games & Art & Craft Activities Live Birds from Audubon Exhibits about the Birds of Portland Start Time: 9:00am Date: […]

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Volunteer Orientation

Title: Volunteer Orientation Location: 12915 SE King Road, Happy Valley Description: Light refreshments will be provided; children and family members are welcome Hosted by Amy Lodholz, JCWC Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator Johnson Creek Watershed, the Council and its mission JCWC Volunteer programs and volunteer roles JCWC Volunteer responsibilities and expectations Share your project ideas and specific interests […]

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