Our Fabulous Winter Interns

  The Johnson Creek Watershed Council works with many interns each year, from bilingual, community science data, to watershed engagement interns. They keep the wheels at the council turning, working in seasonal cohorts to recruit volunteers, manage data, acquire donations, create events, provide IT and event support, and spread the word via social and traditional […]

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Big New Grant for Fish Passage and Habitat Restoration

Four Councils Working Together We are excited to announce that the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board has awarded nearly $3.5 million in restoration funding to the Clackamas Partnership, of which JCWC is a core partner. This is a two-year grant, and additional funding is expected in the subsequent four years (total of $8.7M, of which about […]

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New life at Hazeltine Park

Thanks very much to the 50+ volunteers who came to help plant 1600 native wildflowers at Hazeltine Park on December 1! Fabulous volunteers from the Morse Biogeochemistry lab from PSU, Pack 523 of Brentwood-Darlington, Rivermark Community Credit Union, Confluence Environmental Center, Columbia Slough Watershed Council, and Columbia Land Trust came to support the new pollinator […]

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70% of the way there!

Thank you to everyone who has donated so far to our annual fundraising drive.  We’re 70% of the way to our goal of $30,000. It’s easy to give: Visit OR text the word “Donate” to 503-386-9883 OR by check via US mail.  Happy Holidays!

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4th Annual Science Symposium!

For the fourth straight year, the Johnson Creek Science Symposium filled to capacity.  Twelve watershed researchers and practitioners presented on October 16 on topics ranging from the impacts of beaver dams on water temperature to legacy landfills in the watershed.  Reed College generously provided a beautiful venue once again.  The 5th annual symposium will be […]

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