News Archive

2013 Annual Report

Johnson Creek Watershed Council has released our 2013 Annual Report. The Report features our collaborative projects, including our work in creating a rain garden at Saint Mary Ethiopian Orthodox Church, and salmon habitat improvements  at the Johnson Creek MAX Station which will also feature an interpretive boardwalk overlooking the creek. The report also provides an […]

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SW Charter School Internship – 2014

This page was drafted by volunteers Colter and Reagan. Two 7th grade students at SW Charter School. At Southwest Charter School the middle school students participate in internships once a year. Two of the seventh graders went to the Johnson Creek Watershed Council for their internship. To learn more about the schools internship program and […]

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Fish Passage Assessment Update – March 2014

By Jan Mehaffy – JCWC’s Fish Passage Technician Despite snow, rain, and wind, our watershed-wide assessment of potential fish passage barriers continues!  Last year, our volunteers and interns collected baseline information on more than 180 culverts and stream crossings—this was a huge help in reducing the number of culverts we needed to visit with our […]

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Americorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) Serves Johnson Creek – 2014

Green 4, a team of six young adults based out of the Pacific Region campus in Sacramento, California, served with the Johnson Creek Watershed Council from January 16 to March 20, 2014 for their Second Round Project.  During their 9 week stay in the Greater Portland area, the team removed invasive species such as English Ivy and Himalayan Blackberry along Johnson […]

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