Category Archives: Stewardship

Wetlands & Wellies 2016

Be sure to check out our 2017 event! We hope you join us October 7th for another lovely evening celebrating Oregon’s wetlands!         Thank you to our sponsors, chefs, brewers, vintners and distillers for making Wetlands & Wellies 2016 such a successful event. Sponsors Pacific Birds Habitat Joint Venture The Boeing Company

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Beautiful Evening + Community = Great Stories of Watershed Health

Last month, twenty Kellogg Creek neighbors joined The Wetlands Conservancy and The North Clackamas Urban Watersheds Council (NCUWC) for a summer evening potluck. The picturesque, streamside Cavalier HOA park in Milwaukie provided the background for a night of storytelling. Long-time residents and watershed newcomers shared their overall appreciation of the place they all call home

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A New Tradition, Westwind Reflections

On a very rainy Friday in late February, 65 people stood staring up at me as I made some final announcements from the back of a truck.  The trees were dripping and the puddles were getting bigger by the second. We were about to embark on the last leg of our journey to Camp Westwind, no more

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Volunteer Greenhouse Work Party in Coos Bay Area

The Coos Watershed Association is partnering with a local girl scout to transform an old calving barn into a greenhouse on Matson Creek Wetland Preserve.  The space is already within the fenced area of the native plant nursery and will significantly increase the capacity to grow and store plants for restoration projects and native plant

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