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Summer is here, and so are summer camps

I realize this post is a little late, but for any parents who are still looking to sign their child(ren) up for summer camps, here are places in the Portland area with awesome nature-based programs. Be sure to contact each … Continue reading

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Two reasons to vote Yes on Restore Our Natural Areas (26-152) in May

In May, Metro voters will be asked to vote on 26-152, the Restore Our Natural Areas levy. Previously passed measures have ensured the purchase of natural areas, but now funds are needed to manage them. I’ll point you to an … Continue reading

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Cooper Mountain Nature Park at the end of January

Cooper Mountain Nature Park () in SW Beaverton is a 230-acre natural area co-managed by Metro and the Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District, with diverse habitats to stroll through on 3.5 miles of trails (from conifer forest to prairie … Continue reading

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Oregonian features Portland area’s outdoor parks and natural areas

The arts & entertainment section in today’s Oregonian features a look at what makes Portland so special: “Get out! Make the most of the Portland area’s outdoor parks and natural areas.” They highlight Cooper Mountain Nature Park, Fanno Creek Greenway … Continue reading

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Wednesday photo of the week: tracks

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