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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. May 22

    Alien Plant Invader: Japanese Butterbur

    An update on successful efforts to fight this plant, and what you can do to help

  2. May 21

    Get Registered for 5/30 Rain Garden Workshop

    Seats are still available for FREE workshop in the Hollywood neighborhood, sponsored by East Multnomah County Soil and Water Conservation District

  3. May 5

    Put a Fish on It!

    East Portland Sunday Parkways is this Sunday, May 10

  4. May 5

  5. May 1

    Measuring and reporting on our rivers and streams

    Portland's new Watershed Report Cards are available online

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