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Friends of Errol Heights Restoration Work Party

Join Portland Parks & Recreation and the Friends of Errol Heights to complete important ecological enhancement projects at this little gem of a Park. Please RSVP Task: Native plantings, follow up plant care (mulching, watering, etc.), litter pick up, invasive species removal! No experience necessary! Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt, and sturdy shoes. Bring […]

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Beaver Surveyor Orientation 2019

We are looking for the next Community Science superstars for the Johnson Creek Watershed Council’s fourth year of Beaver Surveys! For one survey day each, teams of 2-3 volunteers will walk a 1-mile long reach of the creek to map and collect data on beaver dams and other signs of beaver activity. For more information, […]

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Meet the Board

This is an exciting time for the JCWC board! We’re currently recruiting new volunteer board members to join the team, and would like to invite you personally to attend and get a feel for the experience. It’s more than just meetings. It’s connections- with people that live in the watershed, businesses and organizations that impact […]

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Restoration Work Party at Tideman Johnson

WHAT: Help Friends of Tideman Johnson Park, Portland Parks and Recreation, and Johnson Creek Watershed Council restore and maintain Tideman Johnson Park by removing invasives along the creek. Please RSVP. This month we’ll continue removing invasive ivy, clematis, and blackberry in the woodland. We’ll also branch out and go after some pesky ivy in the […]

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Dragonfly Surveyor Orientation

Dragonfly surveys help JCWC document the distribution of dragonfly and damselfly species throughout the Johnson Creek watershed. Odonates (dragonflies and damselflies) are not only beautiful to look at- they are important indicator species in aquatic areas, like the riparian zone along Johnson Creek! Entomologist extraordinaire Celeste Searles Mazzacano from CASM Environmental will train volunteers in […]

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