We all live in a watershed, and we all contribute to its health. The Watershed Center is here to help landowners meet their goals while helping protect watershed health and function. See other pages on landowner and stewardship group resources. If you have any questions about watershed restoration, or are looking for information or referrals, don't hesitate to contact the Watershed Center.
Education & Outreach Programs
Check out the variety of free outreach programs based at the WRC and out in the community. For more information about bringing the WRC to you, contact 503-823-2862 or watershed at swni.org
Drop in for a visit!
Resources at the WRC include:
- Arts, crafts and games for Pre-K through elementary kids
- Watershed reading nook with pillows
- Exploratory activities you can do in Gabriel Park
- Animal & plant field guides for checkout
- Watershed atlases
- Hand tools for loan from the Water Shed
- Models to help visitors understand how Naturescaping works
- Take home info on natural gardening, stormwater management and more
- Answers or referrals for all your watershed questions!
Have you seen some colorful salmon on the loose around the Village? Community events such as the Maplewood Picnic, Multnomah Days, Willamette Park summer concerts and National Night Out are opportunities to connect with the WRC.