Getting to 2100

 

Getting to 2100

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Columbia Slough Watershed Council Annual Awards

CSWC protects our precious watershed and educates youngsters and oldsters about this resource– the Columbia Slough.

An evening of glamor and entertainment at the 14th Annual Slough Celebration! Help  celebrate our 2012 Slough Award recipients. And help  raise funds for education, restoration, and activities. The event will include a silent auction, raffle and special appeal.

The Columbia Slough was once alive with hundreds of thousands of birds and other wildlife. In his journals, Meriwether Lewis wrote of not being able to sleep for the noise of honking geese. It became the sewer of northern Portland, channelized, drained and dumped in. Now, it is in renewal, home again to otters, beaver, herons, bald eagles and more.

About Gettingto2100

Why Getting to 2100? The next century will be a test: can humans use their intelligence and foresight to successfully transition from our consumption-fueled economy to one that balances the needs of humans with the Earth’s available resources. Getting to 2100 aims to be a forum for sharing of good ideas and good works. Got a good example or a new idea? Share it with the world!

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