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World Environment Day

Portland, Oregon celebrated Word Environment Day on 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. Dec 12

    Trees are infrastructure

    Portland’s trees help provide clean water and other benefits

  2. Dec 12

    It’s Flood Season in Portland

    Resources to prepare and stay safe

  3. Dec 10

    50th Anniversary of the 1964 Christmas Flood

    Portland’s restoration of Johnson Creek is rooted in history

  4. Dec 4

    Wilkes Creek Headwaters Project: Before and After

    Stream provides clean water to the Slough

  5. Nov 19

    Take a Ride on the Stormwater Cycling Tour

    The free tour will take place this Saturday, November 22nd from 9:45am - 12:30 pm

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