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Offered byPacific Northwest NativesPacific Northwest, U. of Washington Press National Wildlife Federation and OSU 4-H.Albany, OR 97321 * Ann Lovejoy, Naturalistic Gardening:Call 503-725-2048.These lists are providedDean Marriott, Director 541-928-8239 Reflecting the Planting Patterns of Nature, Naturescaping for Clean Rivers offers free for example only, andPortland Nursery Sasquatch Books four-hour workshops, spring and fall.503-823-7740 are not inclusive.Publications, including program workbook, arePortland, OR 97206 * Harry B. Nehls, Familiar Birds of theThey provide a startingNorthwest, Portland Audubon Society available at the workshop. City of Portlands503-231-5050 Environmental Services and East Multnomah This poster and a plant listplace for yourWilliam Olkowski, Sheila Daar, & HelgaSoil & Water Conservation District provide theseReds Rhodies including the scientific namespersonal research. Sherwood, OR 97140 Olkowski, Common-Sense Pest Control,workshops. Call 503-797-1842.are available online: 503-625-6331 The Taunton Press Riparian Restoration Classes, for studentswww.cleanriverspdx.orgRussell Graham Plants* Jim Pojar & Andy MacKinnon, Plants of involved in native plant gardens or streamsideSalem, OR 97304the Pacific Northwest Coast: Washington,projects. Free. Offered by Clean Rivers Oregon, British Columbia & Alaska,Educators, call 503-823-7740.503-362-1135OD 0515 revised July 2005Lone Pine PublishingPrinted with recycled paper and soy-based inksWallace W. Hansen * Portland Planning Bureau, Portland Plant 2001 Environmental Services Salem, OR 97301Lists, City of Portland503-581-2638 versatile native plants of the Inside you will find resource Willamette Valley. information and a poster our gardens we help keep When using native plants in depicting many of the beautiful, our environment healthy.reduce watering and reduce or eliminate chemical use whilevariety of beautiful and interesting plants that can be usedby simply landscaping with native plants, also known as Naturescaping. The Pacific Northwest has a spectacular to control erosion, increase stormwater infiltration, enhancing the aesthetics of your yard. You can make a dif ference