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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. May 5

    Put a Fish on It!

    East Portland Sunday Parkways is this Sunday, May 10

  2. May 5

  3. May 1

    Measuring and reporting on our rivers and streams

    Portland's new Watershed Report Cards are available online

  4. Apr 30

  5. Apr 27

    Spokane Street Neighbors Continue to Look After Crystal Springs

    The group installed hundreds of native plants along the stream banks as part of the International Day of Action for Rivers.

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