Earth Day and World Fish Migration Day

Venue

Important Venue Notes

Wisteria Lane – Project site is located along the Springwater Trail just North of Dowsett Lane. No parking is available on Dowsett Lane, but is available on SE Roberts Avenue. To get to SE Roberts Avenue take W Powell Boulevard west until Se Roberts Avenue. Take a right onto SE Roberts Avenue and travel on SE Roberts Avenue for approximately 0.5 miles until the 800 block of SE Roberts (Dowsett Lane is right before the stop sign on Roberts). Parking is available on both sides of SE Roberts Avenue. From here walk down Dowsett Lane (approximately 500 feet) until you reach the Springwater Trail. Take a right and the project site is in about 200 feet. Closest address is 909 SE Roberts Ave, Gresham, OR. 7th Street Bridge Site – Take NW Eastman Parkway South until SW 7th Street. Take left onto SW 7th Avenue. Project site is on south side of Creek, east of the bridge. Parking is available on both sides of SW 7th Street. The Springwater trail is on the north side of Johnson Creek at this location. The closest address to the site is 685 SW 4th St, Gresham, OR.

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Description

Come join Johnson Creek Watershed Council to celebrate Earth Day and World Fish Migration Day by removing invasive species from our watershed.

World Fish Migration Day: The World Fish Migration Day is a one day global-local event to create awareness on the importance of open rivers and migratory fish. Connecting Fish, Rivers and People

Earth Day: April 22 marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970.

Project: Come help us celebrate Earth Day and World Fish Migration Day by removing yellow flag iris, ivy, holly, blackberry, and wisteria from our watershed that supports fish migration.

Note: Please wear rubber boots and/or shoes you don’t mind getting wet and muddy. Instruction, tools, gloves, water and coffee/tea provided. Children welcome, and must be accompanied by an attentive adult.

RSVP to JCWC: Email courtney@jcwc.org and tell her which site you prefer, Wisteria Lane or the 7th Street Bridge. Or call 503.652.7477 ext 101.