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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. Nov 19

    Take a Ride on the Stormwater Cycling Tour

    The free tour will take place this Saturday, November 22nd from 9:45am - 12:30 pm

  2. Nov 17

    Green Street Plantings on Division Street

    Planting season is underway and crews are hard at work adding vegetation to new green street planters

  3. Nov 17

  4. Nov 7

    Naturescaping and Rain Gardens Wokshops a Success

    Dozens participate in October workshops sponsored by East Multnomah County Soil and Water Conservation District

  5. Nov 4

    Alien Plant Invader: False Brome

    This invasive grass is hitchhiking around town.

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