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Jan 22

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: From the Forest to the River

Posted to Parks Pulse on January 22, 2019 at 4:37 PM by Elissa Gavette

What do Western pond turtles and river otters have to do with wildfire protection? Over the past year, the Parks and Open Space Ecological Services Team undertook an innovative collaboration to make our natural areas more resilient to wildfire while also improving habitat and benefiting our river friends.

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Jan 22

The Role of Riparian Enhancement

Posted to Parks Pulse on January 22, 2019 at 1:41 PM by Elissa Gavette

Every winter, volunteers show up in the cold and wet to plant native trees and shrubs along Eugene’s waterways. The value that these planting provide to Eugene’s waterways and local residents is immeasurable.

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