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Earth Day AND World Fish Migration Day 2018

April 22 @ 8:45 am - 12:00 pm

Come join Johnson Creek Watershed Council to celebrate Earth Day and World Fish Migration Day by removing  invasive species from our watershed.

World Fish Migration Day: The World Fish Migration Day is a one day global-local event to create awareness on the importance of open rivers and migratory fish. Connecting Fish, Rivers and People

Earth Day: April 22 marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970.

Project: Come help us celebrate Earth Day and World Fish Migration Day by removing yellow flag iris, ivy, holly, blackberry, and wisteria from our watershed, and mulching 1,200 new native plants to support fish migration.

Note: Please wear rubber boots and/or shoes you don’t mind getting wet and muddy. Instruction, tools, gloves, water and coffee/tea provided. Children welcome, and must be accompanied by an attentive adult.

UPDATE: WE ARE ALL MEETING AT:

  1. 7th Street Bridge Site – Take NW Eastman Parkway South until SW 7th Street. Take left onto SW 7th Avenue. Project site is on south side of Creek, east of the bridge. Parking is available on both sides of SW 7th Street. The Springwater trail is on the north side of Johnson Creek at this location. The closest address to the site is 685 SW 4th St, Gresham, OR.

Tri-met: Blue line MAX to Gresham. To plan your trip on tri-met, visit their site HERE.

Bike/Walk: from the springwater trail!

RSVP to JCWC: Email [email protected].

Johnson Creek Watershed Council would like to thank The Mintkeski Family Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation and the City of Gresham for their partnership and support. Thanks for working with us to create a brighter future for Johnson Creek. 

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Date:
April 22
Time:
8:45 am - 12:00 pm
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Venue

7TH STREET BRIDGE