WRC FREE Tool Loan Program

The Watershed Resource Center's tool loan program is available for free to both individuals and volunteer groups for use in restoration projects around SW and NW Portland: 

  • Tool pick ups and returns can be made at our tool shed at Gabriel Park (near the dog park and skate park). 
  • We can accommodate pick ups and returns Monday - Friday between 9am-5pm (some flexibility available, ask us if you need to come during a different time).
  • Please contact us to schedule a specific pick up or return date and time. 
  • Tools are available for loan for up to a week at a time. 

We have a wide variety of tools that are great for use in:

  • Invasive plant removal
  • Stormwater management
  • Native plant installation
  • Erosion control
  • Wildlife projects
  • Neighborhood clean up events

List of available tools and check out form (fillable PDF): WRC Tool Inventory.
*Please Note: Save this form to your desktop before filling in any information. If you fill out the form first, and then try to save, your information won't be captured and you'll end up with a blank form.  

Email completed forms to the Watershed Resource Center, watershed@swni.org.

For questions and assistance placing a tool reservation request, call 503-823-2862.