Green Neighbors Program

The Clark County Green Neighbors Program was developed and is maintained by Clark County Solid Waste and Environmental Outreach to assist citizens with developing more sustainable lifestyles and building a strong environmental community in Clark County. Solid waste regional planning and programs are a cooperative effort of Battle Ground, Camas, Clark County, La Center, Ridgefield, Vancouver, Washougal, and Yacolt. Funding for this project provided by a grant from the Washington State Department of Ecology.

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News about our community as it relates to the environment
Work with nature and make your garden beautiful. Encouraging birds, bees, and wildlife by using native plants, building great soil, recycling and composting waste materials, and using fewer chemicals are all part of contributing to a healthy environment.
Jul
31

Volunteer Spotlight: An Oasis of Dedication with Laura Heldreth

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Laura Heldreth, 2018 Master Gardener of the Year Every year, the Master Gardeners of Clark County select one of their volunteers to highlight for their efforts in the community. This year the honor was bestowed upon Laura Heldreth. Laura teaches many classes on gardening at Clark College through the Master Gardener program, she maintains a gardenin...
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Oct
26

HeLa High School Volunteer Group at Pacific Park

We are thrilled to have a group of students from the Henrietta Lacks Health and Bioscience High School (HeLa High) volunteering at the Pacific Park this school year! HeLa is a small high school within the Evergreen School District focusing on specialty education in health and biosciences. The volunteer group, HeLa Environmental Educators and Activi...
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Jul
31

Volunteer Spotlight: Barb Rider

Barb Rider is one of our many dedicated Master Composter Recycler volunteers, winning the 2016 MCR of the Year award! Last year she volunteered over 120 hours of her time to managing the compost demonstration site and spreading her wide breadth of knowledge of composting and recycling. She has been an MCR volunteer since 2010 and leads many compost...
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Jul
05

Art in the Garden

Stroll around beautiful gardens and enjoy nature with a sprinkling of art intertwined!  Artists  will be displaying and selling their creations at the Art in the Garden show this July 9th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at NatureScaping's Wildlife Botanical Gardens, 11000 NE 149th Street, Brush Prairie, Washington. This is a family friendly even...
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Jul
30

Natural Garden Tour

On Sunday, July 26th, ten homeowners graciously opened their gates to several hundred Clark County residents for the Natural Garden Tour. The Tour, now in its ninth year, offers Clark County residents a sneak peek of neighbors' gardens and showcases their use of natural gardening techniques. Natural gardening is a spectrum of behaviors that seek to...
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