Category Archives: Parks and Natural Resources

City of Eugene’s Picture Your Parks newsletter has gone digital!

This summer’s issue is packed with the latest news, project updates and the many ways you can enjoy our great parks. Read the story of a local woman who visited every one of our 100+ parks and natural areas during … Continue reading

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Reminder – Awbrey Park Wildflower Celebration Tomorrow, Sat May 1

Awbrey Park Wildflower CelebrationSaturday, May 111am – 3 pm Corner of Spring Creek Drive and River Road.

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Attention Oregon Gardeners: Invasive Worms!

Be on the lookout for the Jumping Worm (Amynthas agrestis), which has started showing up in the Pacific Northwest. Report any sitings. Public participation aids in the the process of early detection and rapid response (EDRR), and helps protect our … Continue reading

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Urban camping Guidelines during Covid Pandemic

From the city of Eugene: City of Eugene adjusts urban camping response (2-22-21) In order to support community health during the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Eugene has temporarily adjusted its enforcement process around prohibited camping in order to help people … Continue reading

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Lane County Seeks Applicants for Parks Advisory Committee

The Lane County Parks Advisory Committee is seeking applicants to fill the West Lane County seat starting in the new year. The Parks Advisory Committee helps guide the priorities for Lane County’s parks, prioritize projects, guide the implementation of the … Continue reading

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