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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. Jan 26

    Goodbye concrete pond, hello salmon

    A new film shows the past and future in Crystal Springs Creek.

  2. Jan 26

    Bring your ideas to the Tryon-Stephens Headwaters Neighborhood Street Plan Open House

    The event takes place tonight, January 26th, from 5:30-7:30pm

  3. Jan 23

    Reminder: Community projects grant deadline approaching soon

    Pre-applications for community stewardship grants due February 6.

  4. Jan 22

  5. Jan 20

    Rolling out new plants at Stephens Creek Confluence

    The newly-installed vegetation will help stabilize the creek's banks and protect valuable habitat for salmon

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