What People Are Saying:

"I love this program and look forward to participating (in the future). My granddaughter was very uneasy with "the forest" and many of its creatures. Tad Pole Tales has turned her into a real nature enthusiast....day hikes, camping worms, and much more. " — Tadpole Tales Participant

What People Are Saying:

"It (Slough School) gave students a chance to learn science material, which has become rare due to increasing educational demands." — Teacher

What People Are Saying:

"It felt like a great escape from the classroom, and made me wish we could take our kids outside every day. We slowly walked back to school, wishing to be outside all day." — Partner Teacher with our Slough School Program

Recent News

  • Summer Paid Internship OPEN: Bilingual Outreach and Events Intern

    The Council is seeking bilingual (Spanish/English) applicants for our Bilingual Outreach and Events Internship position. This position closes May 5th.  Preferred start date is May 19th (negotiable).  This position is paid (stipend).

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  • Office Phone Disruption

    Phone service on our office line is currently disrupted. You may still leave a message by calling our general number: (503) 281-1132, however, the best way to get a hold of us may be to email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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  • Scene and Heard: Slough Celebration!

    Slough Celebration in the news!

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  • Register Your Fred Meyer Card to support the slough!

    Are you a Fred Meyer customer? Support the Slough just by getting groceries! Fred Meyer is donating $2.5 million each year - up to $625,000 each quarter to community organizations - make this support go to work for your watershed! All you have to do is link your Rewards Card and use it when you shop at Fred Meyer. By registering your card you are helping decide what these funds support.

    To register your card visit: www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards  Register and then add Columbia Slough Watershed Council as your Community Rewards organization. Search for organization number: 83957

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Tadpole Tales

Wednesday April 23, 10:00am

Children aged 3-5 with their parents are invited to this weekly nature adventure series!

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Stewardship Saturday: Force Lake Wetlands Restoration

Saturday April 26, 9:00am

One of two Earth Day restoration events to choose from!

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Stewardship Saturday: Wilkes Headwaters Earth Day Ivy Pull!

Saturday April 26, 10:00am

Join the Council and SOLVE at this Earth Day restoration event!

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