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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. Sep 2

    Bringing Lamprey Back to Tryon Creek

    Signs of improving conditions in parts of the stream.

  2. Aug 19

    Wildlife at Foster Floodplain

    Birds, deer and other wildlife you can see along Johnson Creek.

  3. Aug 14

    Watch Videos from the 2014 Ecoroof Symposium

    Presentations from the May 2014 event are now posted online

  4. Aug 13

    Multnomah Village Goes Green for Multnomah Days

    Join your neighbors and staff from Environmental Services at the 106th Multnomah Days Street Festival on Saturday, August 16 in Multnomah Village

  5. Aug 11

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