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World Environment Day 2013

Portland, Oregon celebrated Word Environment Day on June 5, 2013


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. Aug 29

    Before and After: Thanh Thao Restaurant Rain Garden

    Environmental Services works with private property owners in targeted areas to keep runoff out of the combined sewers.

  2. Aug 22

    Back to School: Kids Learn and Teach "Only Rain Down the Storm Drain"

    Students raise awareness of stormwater pollution. Here's how you can do your part.

  3. Aug 15

    Visit Environmental Services at Multnomah Days Sat. Aug 19

    The annual Multnomah Days takes place this Saturday August 19 from 9 am to 4 pm in Multnomah Village, SW 25th and Capital Highway

  4. Jul 27

    Don't miss the 23rd Annual Columbia Slough Regatta on August 6th

    Join the on-the-water festival and celebrate the Columbia Slough!

  5. Jul 21

    Summer Watering for Newly Planted Trees

    With long days and high temperatures, don’t forget to water newly planted street and yard trees.

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