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TRF Field Trip

Tualatin Riverkeepers - Tualatin River Farm

Thursday, May 14, 2015
Tualatin River Farm 4490 SW Minter Bridge Road HillsboroOR  97123
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Tualatin River Farm 4490 SW Minter Bridge Road HillsboroOR  97123

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What's Included

Join Tualatin Riverkeepers and Friends of Trees on a free half day field trip for middle school students. Hosted at Clean Water Services' Tualatin River Farm, (4490 SW Minter Bridge Rd. Hillsboro, OR, 97123) this new program focuses on storm water management, sustainable agriculture, and riparian health. The three hour adventure incorporates the dynamic and evolving habitats, projects, and communities that use the Farm into an engaging and informative educational experience. Through exploration students integrate basic concepts of site evaluation to deepen their understanding of environmental stewardship and restoration. By emphasizing the ways in which human use of the Tualatin River Farm impact watershed health, participants will gain a deeper understanding of agricultural, forest management, and restoration best practices. Program activates are designed around providing CWS with recommendations for improving the farm and working towards building a whole community. Participants will leave feeling more invested in the site and other local natural areas with a better understanding of the ways the affect their watershed.

About This Organizer

The Tualatin Riverkeepers is a non-profit organization dedicated to holistic watershed management for the benefit our communities.  TRK takes a proactive approach to advocacy for clean waters, empowers the diversity of stakeholders in the Tualatin river basin to care for our unique river, and educates youth and future activists with creative curriculum inspired by local ecological traditions. 

Organizer Info

  • Tualatin Riverkeepers

Map & Direction

Tualatin River Farm 4490 SW Minter Bridge Road HillsboroOR  97123
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