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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Natural Garden Tour

Occuring annually on a Sunday in July


The Natural Garden Tour is a self-guided tour on a Sunday in July every year, offering a peek into spectacular gardens that are maintained through natural gardening techniques by your neighbors. Meet the host gardeners and gather ideas to make your yard a beautiful and healthy place to enjoy. 

In 2018, we had over 750 citizens participate in the tour accumulating to over 1200 visits to 12 household gardens located around the county! Participants admired a variety of plants and learned about water conservation, composting, inviting wildlife into the yard, and many other techniques that help us live in balance with the ecosystem. 

Why Garden Naturally?
Common chemicals kill many insects beneficial to the health of your garden and they compromise the garden’s ability to fight pests. By learning natural gardening techniques, you can minimize the use of chemicals to control diseases and pests. By removing chemicals from our management practices, we help to keep a healthy environment for pets and children, while also protecting local wildlife and water sources.

 

 

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More Resources: Naturally Beautiful Backyards | Wildlife | Water ConservationMaster Composter Recyclers | Demonstration GardensCommunity Gardens

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2017 Natural Garden Tour Booklet

2018 Natural Garden Tour Guide / Mobile-Friendly Guide

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Free Tour Passports

2019 tour booklets will be available for FREE at the following locations in June 2019

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please call 564-397-7342

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Recycled Arts Festival

Is it trash or is it art? Visit the hippest, most eco-conscious festival of the year and see for yourself how people are giving new life to items that were landfill-bound. June 23–24, 2018.

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