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Westside Watershed Resource Center 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Website by WWRC about technical information and referrals for noxious weed removal, native plant landscaping, stormwater management, and natural gardening

Free Water Audits for Lake Oswego Residents 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Website by City of Lake Oswego

How to Depave

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Guide by Depave for removing impervious surfaces in your yard. You’ll get a link upon submitting the form.

Composting 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Webpage by Metro highlighting how composting can be easy and offers many benefits, from helping your garden grow greener – for free.

The Four Principles of Soil Health 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Recorded presentation by Tualatin SWCD & West Multnomah SWCD about how different gardening practices can increase soil health.

Healthy soil

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Webpage by Tualatin Soil & Water Conservation District about building and maintaining healthy soil. Includes helpful resources for learning more about your soil.

Rain Garden Design for Shade 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Design template by City of Gresham

Rain Garden Design for Sun 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Design template by City of Gresham

Rain Gardens

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Webpage by East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District with info on how to manage your roof water onsite

Rain Garden Guide

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Manual by OSU and EMSWCD on how to  design, prep, and install a rain garden

Downspout Disconnect Program by Clark County

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Downspout Disconnection Program by City of Portland

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

All Electric Yard Care Fact Sheet by Electrify Now

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Adopt Eco-Friendly Maintenance Practices. Published June 2022

West Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Tualatin Soil and Water Conservation District

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Clackamas Soil and Water Conservation District

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Ecoroofs

By Dennis Vieira / October 10, 2023

A website with general information, resources, and permitting, policy, and code details by City of Portland