Free Stream Stewards Workshops

Make new friends and help the community stay clean and green while learning about our local environment, native plants, and wildlife. The seven-week Stream Stewards course offered by Clark Public Utilities StreamTeam will increase your awareness of geology, hydrology, riparian habitat, native and...

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Aquifer Adventure

Big and little pirates alike are welcome to join us for a family festival all about groundwater!  Play fun games and go on a scavenger hunt in search of hidden treasure – not gold, but groundwater, a precious resource that flows beneath your feet!  Come dressed in yer finest pirate togs, or...

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Bark Base Camp

For two decades, Bark has worked to create opportunities for people to experience the forest firsthand and to learn about the flora, fauna, rivers & meadows, as well as the threats posed by industrial logging. Bark’s boots-on-the-ground approach strengthens our advocacy and legal tactics and...

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24th Annual Columbia Slough Regatta

Join the Columbia Slough Watershed Council for Regatta, an on the water paddle festival like no other, Sunday, August 11th from 10am to 2pm.  Regatta celebrates recreation opportunities on Portland’s hidden gem of local waterways, the Columbia Slough.  Regatta is not actually a race; this family...

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Columbia Springs Environmental Educator

Do you remember the first time you saw a banana slug? Did you spend your childhood outside, exploring moss-covered forests or turning over rocks in the stream to see what lives underneath? Join our fun and passionate team of Columbia Springs Educators and guide the next generation of nature...

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Backyard Habitat Certification Program

The manager position for our Backyard Habitat Certification Program is currently open. We will be accepting applications through July 19th. This is an amazing program, managed collaboratively by Portland Audubon and Columbia Land Trust, which has enrolled over 5,000 yards in Multnomah, Washington,...

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¡EXPLORANDO EL COLUMBIA SLOUGH!

¡Ven a celebrar la naturaleza! Ofrecemos actividades en español e inglés para todas las edades incluyendo: -Bailes folclóricos y música -Plantas gratuitas y consejos para la jardinería -Animales vivos -20+ grupos comunitarios -Carritos de comida -Una búsqueda del tosoro -Viajes guiados gratuitos...

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Summer Free For All Kickoff Celebration

Portland Parks & Recreation (PP&R)’s extremely popular Summer Free For All (SFFA) series returns for 2019 with amazing events all summer long. Summer Free For All (SFFA) keeps kids active and healthy, builds community, and celebrates our diverse city by providing free, accessible, and...

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Friends of Tryon Creek Summer Jobs

Friends of Tryon Creek has posted their summer seasonal positions. Staff positions are open to those aged 18 and up and we have multiple positions open for folks looking to join our community of learners and educators – please share far and wide! Plus, they also are still recruiting for those who...

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Evening Canoe the Slough

Bring the whole family for a safe and fun canoe trip on the slow-moving Columbia Slough!  Using our “bimaran” configuration (two canoes strapped together), this trip is safe for infants, adults, and grandparents alike. We’ll provide a variety of single kayaks, tandem kayaks and bimarans to choose...

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Backyard Habitat Certification Program Technicians

The Backyard Habitat Certification Program is hiring two part-time habitat technicians to serve our west Portland and Washington County areas! The full job description is attached – and the application deadline is extended to 5pm on Monday, May 20th.  This unique program is a partnership...

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Volunteer: Friends of Tryon Creek

Friends of Trypn Creek have posted their summer seasonal positions. Staff positions are open to those aged 18 and up and we have multiple positions open for folks looking to join our community of learners and educators – please share far and wide! They are also still recruiting for those who are...

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