It’s not every day that we get to plant FLOWERS! We’ll be planting the very special Camas, (which is a historically important food source for native Americans in the area) and some of the following native wildflowers: Douglas Aster Columbine Fireweed Gumweed Meadow checkerbloom Goldenrod We are teaming up with Portland Parks and Recreation to plant […]
Thank you to all 223 volunteers who made our 10th Annual Clean-Up a great success! Did you know that we had 100 more volunteers this year than last year? It was great to see your faces! Teams that joined us included: Walker Emulsions Springwater Community Green Lents New Seasons Market-Woodstock Precision Cast Parts Waterleaf Architecture […]
Do you love our parks and natural areas? Want to give back to your community? Join us on Wednesday January 25th from 5:30-7:30pm, at JCWC Offices (1900 SE Milport Rd. Suite B. Milwaukie 97222) for the Park Stewards training! At this training, you will learn how to steward a park or bioswale in the Johnson Creek […]
Robin Jenkinson, JCWC`s Restoration Coordinator, appeared on KBOO Community Radio`s Locus Focus show to discuss the 2012 State of the Watershed Report. The episode looks at several areas of concern in the Johnson Creek Watershed: fish and wildlife, shade and temperature, stream flow, turbidity, pollution and a 2020 vision for the creek. Listen to the episode.
Title: Volunteer Restoration Event Location: SE 128th and SE Reedway Ave. (along the Springwater Trail) Description: Join the Powellhurst-Gilbert Neighborhood Association and Portland Parks and Recreation for a tree planting event. Families welcome! Start Time: 10:00 Date: 2012-02-18 End Time: 13:00