Groundwork Portland is looking for interns and volunteers! Groundwork Portland is a non-profit organization that brings about sustainable, community-led improvement of the physical environment in low-income areas, while promoting environmental and social justice. Their project areas include reusing brownfields, training youth for green jobs, and restoring urban water and soil. They are looking for interns […]
On Monday, January 20th, 2014 (also known as MLK Day) over 90 volunteers came out to the Eastmoreland Golf Course and spent their Monday morning volunteering, and giving back to their community Volunteers of all ages participated in streamside planting and removal of invasive species along the banks of the Johnson Creek. Jermaine Carey, a Virginia native, participated […]
City of Portland, Oregon floodplain restoration project near Foster Road in East Lents from fall 2010 to December 2012.
April 25, 2013 dedication and celebration at Portland, Oregon’s Foster Floodplain Natural Area along Johnson Creek in East Lents.
“For the Birds” was written by Johnson Creek Watershed Council’s Executive Director, Matt Clark. Joe Liebezeit, Avian Conservation Program Manager for Portland Audubon is on the mandolin, Abby Sarmac sings, and Kyle Scott plays the singing saw. The track was produced by Seth Lorinczi. Click here to listen to the track (and if you haven’t […]