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Sometimes when one thing gets done, then another action is needed, then another, then another.  For example when a room gets a new carpet and then suddenly the wall color and curtains need to be replaced as well. This happened … Continue reading

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It’s easy to identify the boundaries of lakes and major rivers, but other waters including some kinds of wetlands and small streams can be more difficult.  Wetlands are identified by looking for signs of water (hydrology), water adapted plants and … Continue reading

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On Thursday, October 15 the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee held a hearing titled “The Clean Water Act after 37 Years:  Recommitting to the Protection of the Nation’s Waters.”  The hearing focused primarily on enforcement picking up on the many … Continue reading

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Queen of the marsh By Jennifer Anderson – Sustainable Life – October 8, 2009 As executive director of The Wetlands Conservancy, a statewide nonprofit based in Tualatin, Lev is one of the region’s prominent conservationists, known for her standout people … Continue reading

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One of the joys of working for the Association of State Wetland Managers is watching new, important initiatives unfold. In 2005 the principal topic for ASWM’s annual state/federal workshop was wetland mapping. At the end of the meeting the U.S. … Continue reading

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