salmon habitat

Science in the Park

Please join us to hear stories and learn about our crawly creek friends with storytime, bug identification station, Salmon Obstacle Course, and more! This event will be family friendly, hands-on water science day of fun. Macroinvertebrates and other creek wildlife will be a focus, and we will also share some information about  what individuals can do in their everyday lives to protect […]

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Livestaking Trees with Crystal Springs Partnership

Crystal Springs Partnership and Portland Parks & Recreation team up on the regular in the name of habitat restoration! Thursday, January 17th, they will be mulching plants and livestaking native trees at the Brannen Property Natural Area near Westmoreland Park. WHY: Livestaking involves driving freshly cut tree branches into the bare ground. When conditions are […]

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Salmon Surveyor Orientation- 2018

It’s that time of year again! Our annual fall salmon surveys begin Thursday, October 11th with Orientation. Training will be provided by biologists from Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and JCWC staff. Register below by October 10! Who: Anyone over the age of 16! Individuals between 16 & 18 must be accompanied by an adult. […]

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Work party at Eastmoreland Golf Course

WHAT: Join Crystal Springs Partnership for a three-hour work party in removing weeds and prepping a stretch of the creek bank for a large planting that will occur after the rains have returned (probably November). We will meet at the Eastmoreland Golf Course clubhouse at 9:am, in the back of he parking lot by the […]

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Macroinvertebrate Monitoring 2015

Westmoreland Park, Portland, OR – August 23, 2015 – 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM (Note: Participants must also attend the training session held the previous Thursday at the Johnson Creek Watershed Council office, Portland, OR – August 20, 2015 – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM) Why Conduct Macroinvertebrate Monitoring? Stream restoration work is done to improve habitat for […]

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