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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. Feb 26

    SLOUGH 101: Saturday, March 14

    Learn about North and Northeast Portland's unique waterways

  2. Feb 25

    Streamlining Agreement Turns 12

    The collaborative approach increases efficiency and makes regulatory decisions more consistent

  3. Feb 24

    Get a little dirty for a cleaner Johnson Creek

    Epic environmental restoration day needs your help!

  4. Feb 19

    Five Years of Revegetation at Mt Tabor Park

    Since 2011, program partners have planted more than 2,500 native trees and 30,000 native shrubs in the historic park

  5. Feb 17

    February open house reveals new concepts and plans for the future of the Central Eastside

    The FREE event takes place at the Oregon Rail Heritage Center on Thursday, February 19th, from 4-7 p.m.

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