Lents Park Nature Patch

Portland Parks & Recreation is creating a nature patch at Lents Park – improving habitat for birds and pollinators, adding interesting natural features to explore, and creating places to enjoy. This new natural landscape includes lots of flowering native plants, split-rail fencing, and log and boulder seating. The nature patch re purposes underutilized areas around […]

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Empowered on Powell Butte *MLK WEEKEND 2020*–EVENT FULL AND CLOSED

__________________________________________________________________________________ Due to popular interest, this event is now full and closed. Please do not attend if you are not registered, consider our other open events instead, and thank you for your support! _________________________________________________________________________________ Martin Luther King Junior dedicated his life to service and selflessness. To honor his legacy, we will participate in reflective conversation and […]

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Johnson Creek Habitat Restoration

Join us for invasive species removal to get ready for winter planting! Tools, training, and snacks will be provided. The event will be held on several private properties along Johnson Creek in Milwaukie. Please RSVP HERE.   Task: We will be removing invasive species (blackberry, ivy, clematis, etc.), in order to have these sites ready […]

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Habitat Enhancement at Leach Botanical Gardens

10:00 am- 1:00 pm  WHAT: Critical blackberry removal project! The Leach Garden Friends, Wisdom of the Elders, the Blueprint Foundation, and JCWC are teaming up with students from David Douglas High School and community volunteers over the next several years to begin native restoration on this “Back 5” acres of the property. This event supports […]

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Habitat Enhancement at Tideman Johnson Park-EVENT FULL

DEC 7th Event Full- Please join us on another date for restoration! 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 HERE. WHEN: Saturday, December 7, 9:00 am-12:00 pm WHERE: Tideman Johnson Park.  Meet […]

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