Together we can make a difference for the #Willamette!

  • Get to know native aquatic plants and aquatic invaders!
  • Receive an aquatic weed guide!
  • Learn how to report invasive species!
  • Float the river and pull with us!

Learn about the invasive plants and animals that threaten the Willamette River, then apply your new knowledge at one or more of these free events! #LoveYourRiver

1. River-based Workshop – Thursday, June 25, 2020 (10:00 AM – 3:30 PM)

Learn to ID and survey for aquatic invaders and native plants on the Willamette between Corvallis and Albany. Bring your own boat or reserve a space in a Willamette Riverkeeper canoe. Water weed field guide provided. Registration open soon!

2. River-based Workshop – Wednesday, July 8, 2020 (4:30 PM – 7:30 PM)

Explore ethnobotany along the river with Greg Archuleta of the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde.

3. River Weed Pulls –

  • River Weed Pull – Wednesday, July 15, 2020 (9:30 AM – 3:30 PM)           Join us in protecting the fish and wildlife habitat as we paddle and pull on the Willamette between Corvallis and Albany. Bring your own boat or reserve a space in a Willamette Riverkeeper canoe.
  • River Weed Pull – Thursday, July 23, 2020 (9:30 AM – 3:30 PM)               Join us in protecting the fish and wildlife habitat as we paddle and pull on the Willamette between Corvallis and Albany. Bring your own boat or reserve a space in a Willamette Riverkeeper canoe.
  • River Weed Pull – Thursday, August 13, 2020 (9:30 AM – 3:30 PM)          Join us in protecting the fish and wildlife habitat as we paddle and pull on the Willamette between Corvallis and Albany. Bring your own boat or reserve a space in a Willamette Riverkeeper canoe.

Left: PSU Prof. Mark Sytsma discussing aquatic weeds at River-based Workshop; Right: Hands-on aquatic plant ID and removal at a River Weed Pull.

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Contact Information

If you have any questions please contact Laura Brown, (541) 753-7208.

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