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Lower Errol Heights Park: SE 45th & Harney Dr.
Saturday, February 15 2020, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Watch for beaver, ducks and other wildlife as you plant in this dynamic wetland area!
Event Types > Volunteer Opportunities/Fundraisers
Errol Heights Park (Inner Southeast) – Planting
Saturday, February 15, 9:00 AM-noon
Join Portland Parks & Recreation and the Friends of Errol Heights to complete important ecological enhancement projects at this little gem of a Park. Planting native plants provides cleaner air for community members and cleaner water in Johnson Creek, which supports salmon and other fish. It also feeds the beavers Keep your eye out for beaver, ducks, and other wildlife as you volunteer alongside other community members—everyone welcome, and no experience necessary! Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt, and sturdy shoes—rubber boots if you have them. (We will have a few pairs to loan for the event.) Bring a water bottle, rain gear, and sunhat. Instruction, tools, gloves, water, coffee/tea, and snacks provided. Children welcome and must be accompanied by an attentive adult.
Meet at: SE 45th & Harney Dr. Park on SE 45th or Harney. Be aware not to block neighbor’s driveways. Enter Park through gate behind Franz Bakery.
Tri-met: Bus #75 (SE 45th & Harney stop)
Bike/Walk on the Springwater Corridor trail: www.PortlandOregon.gov/parks/springwatermap.
Exit trail at SE 45th St. entrance and ride a short distance north to the intersection of SE 45th and Harney Dr. Entrance to Lower Errol Heights Park is from Harney Dr.
For more information Susan: email@example.com or 503.823.6131. Day of event call Paul: 503.348.7681 or Susan: 503.823.5937.