Join Vancouver’s Ivy Near Elimination (VINE) Squad every 2nd and 4th Thursday from 9am-11am this summer to help rid LeRoy Haagen Park and Tenny Creek Park of invasive species.
The Squad will alternate between City and County parks throughout the summer.
LeRoy Haagen Park 6/14, 7/12, 8/9
Tenny Creek Park 6/28, 7/26, 8/23
Training, gloves, tools, water, and snacks will be provided. Join us for the whole summer or drop in when you can! People of all ages are welcome to join VINE Squad, this opportunity is family friendly, group friendly and great for teens! Volunteers should dress for the weather and wear long pants and closed-toe shoes.
Youth under 18 must return a minor consent form that is signed by a legal guardian. Youth under 14 must also be accompanied by an adult. Only one minor consent form is required for the entire length of the volunteer opportunity (VINE Squad).
Tenny Creek Park Address: 3105 NE 91st Street, Vancouver, WA 98665
LeRoy Haagen Park Address: NE 9th St, Vancouver, WA 98684
Join Go Lloyd's Pedestrian Committee and the PSOB Sustainability Team on Thursday, August 23rd from noon to 1pm to pick up litter throughout the Lloyd neighborhood. Go Lloyd will provide al lthe equipment you need and bring refreshments, we just need you to show up and bring some friends. See you there!
Join the Weed Warrior effort to restore a healthy habitat at Mt. Tabor Park.
The Weed Warrior Stewardship Coordinator and volunteer crew leaders will share their knowledge of the natural habitat, demonstrate how to remove non-native vegetation, and help keep us organized, safe and motivated!
We will make sure that you are comfortable and contribute in ways that match your skills and interests. Wear comfortable clothes that are appropriate for working in natural areas: long pants, long sleeves, brimmed hat to protect from sun/rain, and closed-toe sturdy shoes. Bring a water bottle. We provide you with tools, gloves, and snacks.
Meet at SE 69th and SE Yamhill, Portland, Picnic Site A.
Google Maps - https://goo.gl/maps/XVQr62YJD6T2
We will be cleaning up trash along the trail and cleaning bird nesting boxes and replacing damaged boxes. We will also be spreading more wood chips on the Ken Hay Trail. We will also be removing invasive weeds.
Meet at 205 Riverside Dr, Klamath Falls, OR - in the South Portal Visitor Center parking lot.
Join volunteers for this monthly 4th Saturday Cleanup in Northwest Portland starting at the Northwest Portland International Hostel. Coffee and snacks provided by the Hostel Cafe.
Volunteers should come prepared to work rain or shine, please dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes.
Activities include: Litter Cleanup.
This summer Clark County Parks, in partnership with the Watershed Alliance of SW Washington and SOLVE, will be hosting a series at cleanups at Frenchman's Bar park. Events will take place every 4th Saturday in June, July, August, and September. These goal of these events are to keep litter form making it's way into local waterways. Volunteers do not need experience, groups, families, and individuals of all ages are welcome.
Volunteers will be emailed with information prior to each event. This information will include meeting location and other details. Parking fees are collected at this park, but volunteer may pick up a free pass at the fee collector boot on the day of the event.
Volunteers should wear long pants, closed toe shoes and dress for the weather for each event. Gloves, tools, training, water and snacks will be provided. Please bring a reusable water bottle if you have one. Don't forget to apply sunscreen!!!
If you (or anyone in your group) are under the age of 18, a guardian/parent consent form must be signed. Please print, fill out, and return the form prior to beginning activities. If you plan on participating in more than one event in the series, you will not need to fill out a second form.
If you have any questions, please contact the Volunteer Program Assistant, Dora Hernandez or at 360-397-2285 ext. 1679.
Meet at Frenchman's Bar Park - map