Fallen Leaves Find a Way Home

By Sharon Hawley, OLWC Volunteer My yards have always allowed me to “dispose” of leaves without banishing them offsite.  I didn’t set out intentionally to make it so – but rather somewhat backed into behaviors that I now accept as a good way to handle the annual...
Earth Day Turns 50

Earth Day Turns 50

Reflections from Stephanie Wagner, LOSN and OLWC Board Member Knowing that you love the earth changes you, activates you to defend and protect and celebrate, — Robin Wall Kimmerer in Braiding Sweetgrass On April 22, 1970 rallies and teach-ins were held across...
2019 Tree Summit

2019 Tree Summit

Branch Out And Talk Trees Together As stewards of our urban forest in Lake Oswego, you are invited to attend and participate in this free neighbor-led event to celebrate trees! The Tree Summit is in partnership with the Oswego Lake Watershed Council, the Lake Oswego...