Tuesday, December 15, 2015

The December 19, 2015 event at Wallace Marine Park is CANCELLED

The December 19, 2015 ivy removal event is cancelled, due to expected high water. Please mark your calendar for January 23, 2016 -- we will be at Woodmansee Park.

Saturday, December 12, 2015

January 2016: Free Native Plant Propagation Workshop!

The Polk, Marion and Yamhill Soil and Water Conservation Districts and the Luckiamute Watershed Council are partnering to bring you this great workshop presented by the USDA Corvallis Plant Materials Center.

At this workshop, you will learn:
  • Propagation of native riparian trees and shrubs from cuttings and seed
  • Winter Twig Identification
  • Seed Collection Techniques—how and when to collect seed
  • What plants are best to buy as Bare Root plants
  • Plant Collection and Permit Information

Plant selection will focus on riparian plants and will include: willows, dogwood, elderberry, mock orange, spirea, oceanspray, cottonwood, Oregon ash, Oregon Grape, vine maple and others.
 
Admission is FREE but please RSVP by January 19: 
503-391-9927 or office@marionswcd.net

Light snacks and refreshments will be provided