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Brannen Natural Area Stewardship Day
Apr 26, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Please join Portland Parks and Recreation and the Crystal Springs Partnership for a Stewardship Day at Brannen Natural Area! Tending to this important natural area will positively impact the health of Crystal Springs Creek and the surrounding habitat.
What: We will be cutting blackberry, pruning trees and shrubs, and spreading mulch around new native plants.
When: Wednesday, April 26th, 2023 from 9am-12pm
Where: Brannen Property Natural Area, 8220 SE 21st Ave, Portland. The corner of SE 21st Ave and SE Umatilla St. (MAP)
How to Prepare: No experience necessary! Wear thick pants, a long sleeve shirt, and sturdy, close-toed shoes. Dress for the weather and bring a full water bottle. We will provide coffee, snacks, tools, gloves, and instruction.
Who: Everyone! Children are welcome but must be accompanied and supervised by an adult for the duration of the event. We encourage you to attend events with members of your household/family!
Accessibility: Some of the site is accessed by climbing over a ~3ft tall split rail fence. The area is mostly flat with tall grasses. Some of the site is accessible from a the paved sidewalk.
Contact Anne Marie Santos (503)729-0318; annemarie.santos@portlandoregon…
Directions to the site:
Street parking is available on Umatilla and on 21st Ave.
By Transit: The location is a short walk from the #70 bus stop at SE 17th and Umatilla, and the Tacoma station on the Orange line MAX