Powell Butte Bird Walk and Restoration Planting

WHAT- BIRD WALK AND RESTORATION PLANTING-We will be planting 300 container plants on top of Powell Butte, an extinct volcano butte with many interesting habitats. Before the work begins, Laura Whittemore, a very awesome Audubon instructor will be offering a free bird walk of the Butte from 7:30am-8:45am. Bring your binoculars and join us! Please […]

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Planting with Friends of Errol Heights

WHAT: Come join us for a winter planting and restoration event with the Friends of Errol Heights. We will be planting 100 native shrubs, removing invasive species and improving the habitat of this special cold water springs and wetland. Take a walk after the event and check out the cool beaver dams, wetlands, and wildlife. […]

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Science Talk! Wastewater to Wetlands: Birds as an Indicator of Water Quality

From Wastewater to Wetlands: A Stunning Story of Restoration for Birds Thursday, April 27, 2017 7:00-8:00 pm Happy Valley Station 13551 Southeast 145th Ave., Happy Valley   Learn about an inspiring local example of green infrastructure and how it affects wildlife, community, and water quality. Grab a bite and a beverage to enjoy during this […]

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Gresham Bird Survey

2017 Gresham Bird Survey Volunteers Needed! Get involved in the City of Gresham’s Natural Resources Program by volunteering! Volunteers are needed in May through June to conduct weekly bird surveys in natural areas and urban sites around the city. This is open to anyone with an interest in birds and an attention to detail. All […]

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Introducing “For the Birds” (with lyrics)

“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 […]

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