Susie Peterson Presents “Backyard Habitat Certification Program in The City of Tualatin”

Date: Wednesday 9/15/21Time: 7pm – 8:30Sign up for Zoom LinkFree! Donations welcome Join us September 15th for our upcoming virtual event featuring speaker Susie Peterson, co-manager of the Backyard Habitat Certification Program. The Urban/Suburban environmental stewardship program is jointly managed by Columbia Land Trust and Portland Audubon. Susie is passionate about helping community members createContinue reading “Susie Peterson Presents “Backyard Habitat Certification Program in The City of Tualatin””

Recap: Community Compost Event and Education

Jim took us through the different steps involved in the composting process after giving us a tour of Tualatin’s Community Garden. Teamwork made the composting process more efficient and fun! After learning how to make compost tea, we ended the morning by taking a look at the multitude of saplings starting their journey of growthContinue reading “Recap: Community Compost Event and Education”

Community Compost Event and Education: Grow your knowledge of gardening and composting

Join us for a hands on learning experience at Tualatin Community Garden brought to you by Jim Serrill, also known as “Timber Jim” who started our city’s community garden that has been around for several years and has provided 3600 pounds of food for The Tualatin School House Pantry. If you have a pitchfork, gardenContinue reading “Community Compost Event and Education: Grow your knowledge of gardening and composting”

Hug-A-Park Event

TuSN is joining with the City of Tualatin Parks Department to host. Our Hug-A-Park Event will be Saturday May 22nd from 9am to Noon at Ibach Park. Sign up is through the Parks Department REGISTER HERE! Contribute with community to make an impact on forest diversity and stream health. We will be doing several activitiesContinue reading “Hug-A-Park Event”

TuSN Trash Pickup Party Event

Claire Roach and Isabella Kneeshaw are both sophomores at Tualatin High School. They started participating in the Tuesdays for Trash movement in September of 2020, sparking their passion for environmental work. Since then, they have been strong advocates for sustainability in our community, continuing to pick up trash every Tuesday since September. They are twoContinue reading “TuSN Trash Pickup Party Event”

Dr. Jenifer McIntyre presents “When the Rubber Hits the Road; Stormwater and Toxics considerations for Healthy Habitats”

In Case You Missed It! Date: Wednesday 4/21/21 Time: 7pm-8:30Sign up for Zoom LinkFree! Donations welcome Dr. Jenifer McIntyre is an assistant professor of aquatic toxicology at the Washington State University’s School of the Environment. She is passionate about science that effects change. Her B.Sc. (1997) in environmental biology at Queen’s University led to theContinue reading “Dr. Jenifer McIntyre presents “When the Rubber Hits the Road; Stormwater and Toxics considerations for Healthy Habitats””