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 […]
The convention center is packed. From infants to grandparents, the hall is crowded with people of all ages, each excited about learning more about the environment around us. I walk by countless experiments at booths surrounded by excited kids and pass by experts in the field discussing their new research projects with curious students. I […]
Though the Johnson Creek Cleanup celebrates its 10th anniversary on August 26, previous generations had neighborhood cleanups going back at least to the early 1970s. “There was a group called the Oregon Yacht Club that started the cleanups,” recalls Don Carlson. “My company put a team together to improve the corporate image around the time […]
The continuous clicking of each keyboard in the intern room spills into the long hallway of the Johnson Creek Watershed Council offices, periodically interrupted by shared laughter and the steady flow of the ideas we bounce off of each other throughout the day. Even now, I still feel a kind of contagious motivation when I […]
Johnson Creek Watershed Council’s No Ivy Day volunteers were recently featured in this East Portland News Article. Check out what our hardworking volunteers have to say!