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World Environment Day

Portland, Oregon - June 5, 2013

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World Environmental Day 2013

The United Nations Environment Programme Regional Office of North America selected the City of Portland to host World Environment Day (WED) activities on June 5, 2013. The 2013 worldwide theme was Reduce Your Foodprint. Portland invited all environmental and sustainability groups to be part of the celebration by scheduling events in the six weeks between Earth Day on April 22nd and World Environment Day on June 5th.

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  1. Apr 21

    Happy Earth Day!

    Some ways enjoy nature in the city this week.

  2. Apr 18

    Open House: Southwest Portland Projects

    Stop by Wednesday to learn what's coming up for clean water and infrastructure upgrades in your neighborhood.

  3. Apr 16

    What's Outside Now? Beavers!

    Nature's engineers help with a healthier Johnson Creek.

  4. Apr 4

    Alien Plant Invader: Italian arum (Orange Candleflower)

    Watch out for this troublesome plant starting in April

  5. Apr 3

    Oregon Field Guide Features the Crystal Spring Creek Restoration Project

    The story showcases successful urban salmon restoration in the heart of the city spanning over a decade with multiple partners

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