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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Green Blog

News about our community as it relates to the environment
Apr
24

Gardening That Does Good!

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Whether you're looking for vegetables to plant in your garden, a houseplant to brighten your home, or flowers that will provide food for native pollinators, local plant sales have it all! Local plant sales are great opportunities to get interesting plant varieties while supporting local schools, nonprofit organizations, and nurseries. Her...
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Apr
18

Protect people and planet with proper disposal of medications

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Have expired or unused medications at home? It's important that you properly dispose of medications and prevent them from accumulating in your home, if you no longer need them. Unwanted medications at the back of your medicine cabinet do more than take up space, they account for the source of drugs misused by teens and adults more than any other so...
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Apr
15

Volunteer Spotlight: opportunities for Earth Day

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Since Earth Day was founded almost 50 years ago, people around the world have observed the day by getting outside, volunteering, and celebrating our planet. This year we invite you to celebrate with us! Earth Day is an important day world-wide (it's the globe's most widely observed secular holiday!). The first Earth Day on April 22, ...
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Mar
29

Volunteer Spotlight: Nicole Nugent

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​Meet Nicole! Nicole is a student at HELA High School in Evergreen Public Schools. She has been leading a group of students who regularly volunteer to maintain and enhance the Green Neighbors natural gardening demonstration site at Pacific Park. She also recently received the Marshall Youth Leadership Award. We recently asked Nicole to tell us...
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Mar
29

Green Business Spotlight: Green Awards winners Barre3 Felida, WaferTech, and Columbia Springs

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At the Green Awards on March 20 th , Clark County honored three Green Businesses with awards for their achievements in sustainability, community and environmental protection during the previous year. Awards went to one small business (25 or fewer employees), one large business (26 or more employees), and one nonprofit or government agency. Read on ...
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