Join Portland Parks & Recreation's No Ivy League and SOLVE for a morning of invasive species removal in Forest Park. Tools, gloves, instruction, coffee/tea and snacks will be provided. Please dress for the weather, bring rain gear, wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Volunteers will take a short hike (up to 1 mile) to the site and will be working on uneven ground.
Meet at 2960 NW Upshur St. Portland
Google Maps - https://goo.gl/maps/nnW5NoHf7Do
Join us at the beloved Mary S. Young Park to remove ivy at these first Saturday work days. Volunteers have worked continuously for more than 8 years to remove ivy and other non-native vegetation, plant native plants and trees, build trails, etc. You will get a good workout and feel good about contributing to the health of this beautiful forest.
Tools are provided. Work gloves and sturdy footwear recommended. Activities include: Invasive Plant Removal.
Meet at Mary S. Young State Park in West Linn
Google maps - https://goo.gl/maps/XXneyqo6Bpx
Join volunteers for this monthly First Saturday Cleanup in Slabtown. Pick up litter in the area. Coffee & tea provided by New Seasons Market.
Volunteers should come prepared with completed waiver forms (if possible) and work gloves on cold days.
Activities include: Litter Cleanup
Meet at: 2170 NW Raleigh St. Portland, OR
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/S2o8Gom55N92
The City of Seaside, Seaside Downtown Development Association, and Beach Drive Buccaneers invite you to join with us in cleaning up marine debris on our favorite Oregon Beach.
Organized cleanups will take place, rain or shine, the first Saturday of every month. Sign in at The Seashore Inn on the Beach, 60 N. Prom, Seaside, get your bag, and, when done, drop it in a trash receptacle along the Prom.
Stay the day and enjoy our shops and restaurants.
Safety for all volunteers is the most important thing of the day, please be aware of incoming high tides and avoid cleanup near the water line and never stand on logs.
Meet at Seaside Beach, 60 N. Prom, Seaside
Google maps - https://goo.gl/maps/khhXW3x8bKk
Restoration work party with Friends of Tideman Johnson and Portland Parks and Recreation.
BBQ to follow. RSVP required! We will provide snacks, tools, and training! Please dress for the weather, wear comfortable closed-toed shoes, and bring a water bottle. Other things you might want to bring would be a sun hat, sunscreen, or a camera to capture the beautiful day!
Meet at 4401 SE Johnson Creek Blvd. Portland, OR - Google Maps https://goo.gl/maps/knRme2mRcCx
Saturday, June 2nd at the upcoming Dragonfly Survey Orientation, we will train volunteers in dragonfly identification skills, enjoy lunch together and practice survey protocol out in the field. No previous experience required. Help us document the distribution of dragonfly and damselfly species throughout Johnson Creek! Volunteers work on a team to collect data on dragonflies & damselflies at selected sites in the Johnson Creek watershed. We ask for a commitment of approximately four surveys from June through September (one survey per month). For safety reasons, in order to survey, you must attend orientation and sign a waiver. Folks who are unable to attend orientation, unfortunately, cannot participate. This includes youth and children! Thank you for understanding. No previous experience required, must be able to walk on uneven ground.