Urban & Community Forestry Workshop – Register Today!

Posted Thu, 09/12/2019 - 11:27am

For the 13th consecutive year, the City is pleased to offer a series of free Urban & Community Forestry Workshops for the public. Class size is limited and pre-registration is required. Register on-line at https://app.etapestry.com/onlineforms/FriendsofTryonCreek/Backyard.html(link is external) or call 503-635-0290 or email planning@lakeoswego.city(link sends e-mail).

Creating Backyard Habitat in Urban Spaces- Saturday, September 21, 2019, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Tryon State Natural Area (Meet in the Classroom)

Join Friends of Tryon Creek Education Director Gabe Sheoships and Backyard Habitat Certification Program Site Technician Cindy Ellison to learn about creating natural habitat in your own yard space for native flora and fauna. Consider the benefits of the Backyard Habitat Certification Program, which is conducted in partnership with the Audubon Society of Portland and the Columbia Land Trust, to support urban stewards and their efforts to create and enhance native habitats. This workshop will include an indoor presentation, discussion, and native plant hike.

Visit www.lakeoswego.city/planning(link is external) to find out about upcoming workshops!