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#mywetland Photo Contest

 For the Whole Month of May Share your love, share your photos!     Share your photos with us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram Tag us! Twitter tag @oregonwetlands  Instagram tag @wetlandsconservancy Facebook tag @thewetlandsconservancy Use our hashtag #mywetland There are lots of ways to celebrate this month find out how!        

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Wildflower and Birding Tour at Mud Slough

What: Mud Slough wetland tour. Terrain is flat and may be muddy When: June 1st, 2016 9:00 am- 4:00 pm Transportation: We will announce a Portland central meeting point prior to the trip and then jump in to vans to visit the wetlands. Willamette Valley wet prairies are among the most endangered habitat types in the

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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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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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The Magic of Westwind Could Not Keep Pixieland Alive

Salmon thrive after removal of legacy amusement park Pixieland opened in 1969 with the great hopes of being the next Disneyland. Creation of the amusement park required building a dike to surround the property to protect it from flooding by the Salmon River, Otis Oregon. Just four years later, Pixieland closed leaving behind buildings, parking

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