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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. Feb 23

    Johnson Creek Watershed Council’s 20th Annual Watershed Wide Volunteer Restoration Event

    The event will span ten locations and takes place Saturday, March 3rd, from 9 a.m. to Noon

  2. Feb 6

    Be a Stormwater Star! Workshops Coming up in February, March, and April

    The annual Stormwater Stars workshop series offers free stormwater management instruction and resources to Portland-area residents

  3. Jan 24

    Tryon Creek Watershed Wide Event: sign up now for Feb. 10

    Join the Tryon Creek Watershed Council on Saturday February 10th for their biggest volunteer day of the year.

  4. Dec 19

    Free Grant Application Workshops for Community Watershed Stewardship Program

    Two upcoming workshops will take place January 7th and January 20th

  5. Dec 14

    Nature in the city: Can trout and salmon thrive in Tryon Creek? New study is encouraging.

    Tryon Creek is one of the major remaining free-flowing tributaries of the Lower Willamette River. New research shows just how healthy it is for cutthroat trout, and that’s important for the future of trout as well as for prospects to restore salmon to Tryon Creek.

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