A group called the Creek Committee, led by JCWC, continues to advance the design work on enhancements for the Tacoma Street / Johnson Creek MAX station, scheduled to open in 2015 on the Portland – Milwaukie Light Rail line. The proposed station enhancements will include salmon habitat features in nearby Johnson Creek. An interpretive boardwalk […]
Title: Gresham Rain Garden WorkshopLocation: Hollydale Elementary School, 505 S.W. Birdsdale Ave.Link out: Click hereDescription: Build your own rain garden at home to help reduce water pollution and create urban habitat for birds and butterflies. This free rain garden workshop with City staff includes classroom discussion, hands-on activities and demonstrations, a rain garden tour, a […]
Title: Gresham Invasive Species Information Fair Location: Gresham City Hall – Council Chambers Description: Encroachment by invasive, weedy species like ivy and blackberry directly threatens the health of Gresham’s urban forest and leads to weak trees, increased erosion, poor water quality and low biodiversity. An Invasive Species Information Fair attended by regional partners will follow […]
Six videos by Johnson Creek resident and steward John Hamil.
To see more information about the Conservation Registry and the Johnson Creek Watershed, go to http://jcwc.conservationregistry.org/.