Join Environmental Services and the Columbia Slough Watershed Council on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29th, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Read More…
1120 SW 5th Avenue, Room 1000, Portland, OR 97204
In case you missed it, there’s a great story in the Portland Tribune: Exploring societal benefits of healthy urban forests.
Cynthia Orlando from the Oregon Department of Forestry recounts a recent Oregon Board of Forestry tour exploring the role of urban forests as “green infrastructure.” Forests aren’t just for the mountains. Urban trees help provide many services, including stormwater management for cleaner rivers and streams.