Posts by Amanda Greene

Think you know Miller Woods? Then this competition is for you!

Each week during the month of January, Miller Woods will be posting a photograph taken somewhere on the property.

Take a selfie at that location and you could win a weekly prize of Miller Woods swag! You will also be …

Irrigation Efficiency Workshop

Join us for a morning of experts discussing irrigation innovations, incentives and conservation.

Date: Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 9 AM – 12 PM

Location: The Oregon Dept. of Fish & Wildlife HQ Office
4034 Fairview Industrial Dr SE,
Salem, …

Friendly Reminder: No Pets or Bikes at Miller Woods

Please note that pets, including dogs, and bikes are prohibited at Miller Woods. Thank you!…

GYWC Yamhill Coho Salmon Presentation & Field Days

Yamhill Coho Salmon Presentation

Greater Yamhill Watershed Counsel invites you to a community presentation to learn about the Yamhill River Watershed’s naturalized, wild run of Coho Salmon (the largest population in the Upper Willamette!) and GYWC volunteer-led efforts to document …

GYWC Habitat Work Party Volunteer Event: Cozine Creek @ Linfield College / MVA (11/9, 11/16)

Rain or Shine!

Join the Greater Yamhill Watershed Counsel for fun, family-friendly mornings to remove invasive weeds, plant natives, and clean-up trash along our Cozine Creek habitat project at Linfield College / Mid-Valley Advancements.

This Saturday 11/9   9am – 1pm

Biochar Workshop, Hosted by Tualatin SWCD

Learn how charred biomass (biochar) can increase soil productivity, reduce wildfire risk, and slow climate change. Biochar consultant Kelpie Wilson will provide a history and science of biochar (Day 1 – Classroom Session) followed by a demonstration of how to …

OSU Extension Service Event: Dry Farm Field Day at Gowen Farm on Sept 11, 2019

Join OSU Extension Services for an, ‘Intro to Dry Farming Vegetables’ presentation with OSU Dry Farming Project leader, Amy Garrett, followed by a tour of Gowen farm. Darlene Gowen of Gowen Farm has been hosting trials with the OSU Dry …

Welcome Joel Donnelly, New District Team Member

Joel Donnelly has joined the District as the new Invasive Species Program Manager. Welcome to the team!

Joel is responsible for managing invasive weed control projects across Yamhill County, a county roadside vegetation inventory project and associated Geographic Information System

Pesticide Advisory – Intercropping & Pesticide Use

ODA has released a Pesticide Advisory on intercropping and pesticide use. The full advisory is available here: Pesticide Advisory – Intercropping and Pesticide Use

Registration Open for the 3rd annual Miller Woods Trail Race

As with years prior, race proceeds support the MW bathroom building fund.  This year participants can choose the 5k or 10k race.

Both 5k and 10k courses are difficult.  There is significant elevation gain (1000 feet gain for 10k and

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