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“Nature in the City” art exhibit at Architectural Heritage Center, Feb. 7-28

From the Architectural Heritage Center: Nature in the City An Art Exhibit by Portland Print Maker, Gracie Campbell Opening Reception: Friday, Feb 7, 2014 6pm-8pm Free and open to the public Featuring a Special Presentation by Matt Clark, Executive Director … Continue reading

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Leach Botanical Garden in July

We had not yet visited the Leach Botanical Garden in SE Portland. A beautiful day in mid-July was perfect for it (photos).

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Oregon Wildlife needs your vote to decide which wildlife project gets $10K

Oregon Wildlife has a contest on Facebook with three wildlife projects – Johnson Creek Watershed Council, Willamette Riverkeeper, and Wallowa Resources – competing for a $10,000 grant. Click on the image to go to the contest and cast your vote by … Continue reading

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The Bug Chicks at Johnson Creek City Park

A warm summer day. A creek. The Bug Chicks. Enough said. Enjoy the photos:

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Wednesday photo of the week: at the creek

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Johnson Creek Days, Children’s Discovery Carnival, Sept. 10th

Via: Children’s Discovery Carnival Saturday, September 10 Come explore Johnson Creek at five interactive activity stations (make bird feeders out of used paper towel rolls as one example) designed for children 12 and under on Saturday, September 10 in Sellwood … Continue reading

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Johnson Creek salmon habitat project update

Back in March I blogged about voting for the Johnson Creek Watershed Council in “a national grant competition that would mean $30,000 to support salmon restoration in one of the last above-ground creeks in the metropolitan Portland area.” They came … Continue reading

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Vote for Johnson Creek

UPDATE (3/30) from JCWC: “Hooray! JCWC came from behind to place second in the River Network/MillerCoors contest. We’ll receive $10,000 for our salmon habitat project. Thanks to all of you for your support.” Check out their video: Via OregonLive: Keep it … Continue reading

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