Bring Your Gloves!
When: Sat, Mar 18, 2017 9AM-12:45PM
Where: McKinstry Company
16790 NE Mason St
Ever wonder about that slow-moving channel of water running through Gresham, Fairview, and NE & N Portland? This free hands-on workshop will explore the unique character, challenges and opportunities of the Columbia Slough and its Watershed. Open to everyone interested in learning more about the Columbia Slough Watershed.
- Youll learn about soil & sediment in relation to water quality, how the Slough has changed over time, and what that means for fish, wildlife, people and businesses.
- Explore Macroinvertebrates (water bugs) that live in the Slough. Simulate and predict aquifer conditions with an interactive groundwater model.
- Test water quality through dissolved oxygen, temperature, and PH levels.
Note:Pre-registration is required for this free workshop. Light refreshments will be provided. Suitable for adults and teens 14 & up. Organizer: Columbia Slough Watershed CouncilContact: Karen Carillo, 503-281-1132 or email@example.com