Join ecologist Michael Cairns as he leads a walk around a 2.2 acre wetland along Hayden Slough, near the Willamette River in Independence. Michael will share its history, and his own role in restoring the health of this beautiful and important natural area. Now six years old, this restored wetland contains a wide variety of native grasses, shrubs and trees, and provides many important services to the plants and animals living here, as well as our own human community. This will be a bilingual event, with Spanish translation by City of Independence Community Liaison, Ramon Martinez.

Únase al ecologista Michael Cairns mientras conduce un recorrido por una zona humeda de 2.2 acres a lo largo de Hayden Slough, cerca del Río Willamette en Independence. Michael compartirá su historia de su propio papel en la restauración de salud de esta hermosa e importante área natural. Ahora, de sies años, esta zona humeda restaurada contiene una amplia variedad de pastos nativos, arbustos y árboles, y proporciona muchos servicios importantes a las plantas y animales que viven aquí, así como a nuestra propia comunidad humana. Este será un evento bilingüe, con traducción al español por parte del Gerente de Participación de la Ciudad de Independence, Ramón Martínez.


  • Occurred Wednesday, June 12th, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm


Independence Sports Park

Parking lot at the end of Deann Drive / el estacionamiento al final de Deann Drive
Independence, OR 97351


Luckiamute Watershed Council

The Luckiamute Watershed Council is a 501(c)(3) that works to engage and assist landowners and communities in the voluntary protection, restoration and enhancement of the Luckiamute and Ash Creek watersheds.

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