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Collaboration and Commitment Transform Tideman Johnson

Meet Marianne Colgrove, Reed College Deputy Chief Information Officer and beloved JCWC board member! Her love for Johnson Creek is so strong that she is also an important contributing member for the volunteer group Friends of Tideman Johnson Natural Area.  Read below a piece she has written for our quarterly newsletter in which she shares […]

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Students at Powell Butte- Ecology Scavenger Hunt & Planting

Throughout January, nearly 200 students traveled to Powell Butte Natural Area to steward and learn about the beautiful park. Johnson Creek Watershed Council partnered with Friends of Trees and Portland Parks & Recreation’s Stewardship Program for the second year in a row to facilitate service learning trips for 8 classes! Clackamas Water Environment Services (WES) […]

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Come Count Fish With Us!

The arrival of winter means Lamprey and Steelhead Surveys are upon us! JCWC Community Outreach Coordinator, Adrienne, writing here to personally invite you to Lamprey & Steelhead Surveyor Orientation. But first, a little bit of vocabulary….. LAMPREY: Also known as Eel, Lamprey are slender prehistoric fish with distinct jawless and funnel-like mouths. Two species, Pacific Lamprey […]

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Mark Your Calendars: Dragonfly Survey Orientation!

Sign up today to become a dragonfly surveyor with Johnson Creek Watershed Council! As a dragonfly surveyor, you will collect data on dragonfly and damselfly species throughout Johnson Creek. No previous experience is required. Come spend some time in the sun learning about odonates (dragonflies & damselflies) with us! On Saturday June 2nd, from 9:00am-4:00pm, entomologist extraordinaire Celeste […]

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