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National Wetlands Month Bike Tour

      Celebrate Bikes & Wetlands! Raise money for TWC! Tour Portland’s largest urban wetland! Eat a delicious picnic sponsored by Whole Foods Greenway! What: 14.7 miles of bike riding with TWC and Pedal Bike Tours, moderate difficulty, some minor hills. When: Sunday May 22nd 10am – 2pm Where: A meet up location will

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Poole Slough Fish Passage Restoration: Public Notice Solicitation for Bids

PUBLIC NOTICE SOLICITATION FOR BIDS The Wetlands Conservancy’s Poole Slough Fish Passage Restoration The Wetlands Conservancy is soliciting bids for The Poole Slough Fish Passage Restoration. This project is a component of a Fish Passage Waiver agreement between Oregon’s Department of Transportation and Oregon’s Department of Fish and Wildlife for fish impacts. The scope of

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The People and The Place

How often can you see and experience an estuary or place through the eyes of four individuals who have devoted their lives to understanding, exploring, studying and protecting the Salmon River estuary. Join Dan Bottom, Melany and Duncan Berry, and Conrad Gowell at TWC’s Westwind weekend. Dan Bottom Dan Bottom has served as a fishery research biologist in

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Finding Common Ground in the Harney Basin

OWEB Invests In Harney Basin Wetlands Initiative.  On Tuesday January 27 2016, The Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board (OWEB) recognized the diverse Harney Basin Wetland Initiative Partnership with a $1.6 million Focused Investment Partnership grant to improve habitat values and water quality at Malhuer Lake, Malheur National Wildlife Refuge and surrounding ranchlands. The Harney Basin Wetlands

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