Depave Now Accepting Volunteer Crew Leaders for its 2015 Season

Join Depave’s corps of volunteer Crew Leaders this summer to help improve the health and livability of our communities while gaining experience in coordinating volunteers and facilitating events. Crew Leaders are key to ensuring Depave’s fun events go smoothly and safely by instructing groups of new volunteers at pavement-removal and planting work parties. In order […]

Continue Reading

English Ivy

By Noah Jenkins If you sit through all the credits to “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” there’s a final scene where Ferris comes out of his room, looks into the camera incredulously, and says, “You’re still here?  It’s over!  Go home!”  With all the effort that’s gone into removing it over the past twenty-plus years, some […]

Continue Reading

Should Salmon Care About Trees?

By Volunteer Mario Mora We have all seen the bumper stickers stating, “Trees Are The Answer”.  Naturally one asks, “Well, what is the question?” With this article we are going to look at the effect of trees have on the well being of salmon.  In other words in this article we’re going to ask the […]

Continue Reading

Volunteer Opportunity with our Friends at International Trails Symposium

The International Trail Symposim is coming to Portland on May 17- 20, 2015. The Symposium addresses every aspect of trails, greenways, and blueways. It is sponsored by American Trails every two years to bring together trail and greenway advocates, managers, planners, and users, as well as tourism and business interests.The Symposium includes numerous educational sessions […]

Continue Reading