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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 12

    Take a Walking Tour of the SE Clay Green Street

    Join BES staff and artist Linda Wysong on Saturday, September 27th and 11:00 a.m.

  2. Sep 10

    Environmental Services is hosting two FREE workshops in October, and you’re invited!

    Sign up for naturescaping and rain garden 101 workshops taking place in October

  3. Sep 8

    Johnson Creek’s “Classy, Not Trashy” clean up a big success

    Trash removal complements restoration efforts for a healthier stream.

  4. Sep 5

    Treebate Season Starts

    Portlanders can get a credit on their sewer bill for planting trees

  5. Sep 4

    Environmental Services Hosts Stormwater Tour for Budget Staff and Advisors

    Members of the Portland Utility Review Board, Citizens' Utility Board, and the City Budget Office attended the tour.

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