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Columbia Slough Watershed Council

Naturescaping Basics

Naturescaping Basics

Saturday March 10, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Join the Council and East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District and learn to naturescape! Naturescaping is the practice of designing (or redesigning) your landscape so that it reduces water use and decreases stormwater runoff while saving you time, money and energy. This introductory workshop introduces the core concepts of naturescaping, and also explores:

  • pollution prevention through the reduction/elimination of chemical use
  • how native plants naturally resist pests & tolerate drought conditions while attracting native birds, butterflies and other beneficial pollinators to your garden
  • basic site planning principals, and many other great natural gardening & design tips

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Event Details


The class will be located in the classroom part of the Columbia Slough Watershed Council Building which is a small green and white house inside the Whitaker Ponds Nature Park.


Whitaker Ponds Nature Park (CSWC Classroom)
7040 NE 47th Ave
Portland, OR 97218