Nov , One of Burnice s colleagues, Alan Hill, , arrived at MetroPaint after visiting Central City Concern, a Portland nonprofit that helps people with temporary housing and employment opportunities, as well as drug addiction treatment Central City Concern referred Hill to St Vincent de Paul, which then linked
Researchers observed the spiders hoisting snail shells many times their own weight off the ground using a network of silk threads The captive spiders raised snail shells up to cm from the floor in order to shelter inside them However, anecdotal evidence suggested that in the wild the spiders aerial homes reached much
Dec , Enjoy free parking at Oxbow and Blue Lake regional parks, Broughton Beach, M James Gleason Memorial Boat Ramp and Chinook Landing Marine Park on days in Parking at all other Metro parks and boat ramps is free year round.
Dec , Vanport flooded in , and the displaced residents moved into North and Northeast Portland Then urban renewal projects and the construction of Interstate displaced many community members Today, rising housing costs continue to price out many black people from the urban core In order for our
May , If you re not sure who you re dealing with, catch a few bugs in a clear plastic bag and take them to your local garden center for identification Slugs and snails are deterred by rough materials like sandpaper, diatomaceous earth, crushed eggshells or wood ashes, because they re hard to slither across.
Mar , If you don t have the proper paperwork, your load will be turned away mechanical, boiler, wood stove Roofing materials tar paper, felt, silver white roofing paint, Nicolite paper Various compounds window glazing, adhesives, caulks, patching, Materials must be sealed in double, mil plastic bags.
Feb , The wooden boat slowly glides the emerald waters of the bay situated three hours east of Hanoi Sketching Due to the ecological concerns styrofoam has been replaced with plastic barrels There is a display of at least different kinds of snails that could be prepared in the infinite number of ways.
Apr , Herpetologist Frank Indiviglio talks about and the natural history of wood turtles and how to care for them in captivity on that reptile blog Plastic based rabbit cages and cattle troughs can also be modified as turtle homes A pool Suitable hiding spots include deep substrates and commercial turtle huts.
May , Another challenge at recycling centers are plastic bags, which get caught on and jam machinery Workers have to stop machines and clear the bags off when they get stuck on equipment Where metal cans can get picked up by magnets, and screens can sort out cardboard boxes, plastic bags are hard to
Apr , Some want apartments and others want houses Everyone needs a place they can afford Do we have the land we need to build those homes If not, where should we grow In Oregon, how we grow is a public conversation Often, a lot of that conversation focuses on the urban growth boundary, which is
Oct , Next Part Recycling plastics at home The how and why of recycling and in some cases, not recycling plastic Related stories questions with Bradley Fuller, Youth Ecology Corps participant photo of Bradley Fuller, Youth Ecology Corps participant
Jun , Regular check ins on issues that matter to greater Portland Housing, jobs, transportation and more Learn more Our ability The mile wooden Great Plank Road built in still connects the Tualatin Valley to the Willamette River as SW Canyon Road and the Sunset Highway The gridded, walkable
Oct , green design, eco design, sustainable design, Snail Man China, hand made homes The portable home is fashioned from a bamboo pole grid shell and covered with thick layers of plastic sheeting to help protect against the elements The simple interior has an elevated platform for Lingchao s bedding,
Mar , Tilly, a North American river otter, is raising two tiny pups, born Feb at the Oregon Zoo The new arrivals one male and one female weighed around ounces each at birth and have already doubled that thanks to their mother s naturally high fat milk.
Jun , The million Sunrise Expressway project opens July , bypassing congested Highway through the Clackamas industrial area on a lane, median separated, mph expressway, the first highway built in greater Portland in years.
Ducks are reliable egg layers, easy to keep, and excellent at foraging for grubs, slugs and snails in addition to other insects and weeds Jack you didn t say what area you live in, but mostly chickens are well equipped to handle the cold with proper housing and draft free enclosure make sure there is proper ventilation.
Dec , Palindrome Communities, in collaboration with Portland Development Commission, Portland Housing Bureau and Metro, is set to begin construction on Oliver Station, a apartment project with two five story buildings and an additional , square feet of retail space at Southeast nd Avenue and
Aug , Metro staff conducted a range of research to explore whether waste to energy might be a viable option given that an existing facility in Marion County just north of Salem is already burning enough trash every day to power , homes The possibility of expanding that facility, operated by Covanta, and
If you want to go beyond naturally available items, you can purchase beautiful decorative wood, rocks, plastic structures, and artificial plants All turtles do well on a diet that includes nightc lers, redworms, and snails Buy a Am I able to provide the proper environmental conditions for the turtle in my house apartment
Oct , As storyteller, editor and advocate, Israel Bayer has reshaped the housing conversation in Portland The executive director of Street Roots, a community based weekly newspaper based in Old Town, Bayer believes in catalyzing change by connecting people of all walks of life with the stories, perspectives
Jan , Songbirds can t store sufficient calcium in their bodies, and look to natural sources like snail shells, isopods including pill bugs and millipedes, and even calcium sources have dwindled even when it s not winter, posing a risk to nesting forest birds, such as ovenbirds, as appropriate habitat diminishes.).
May , Some scientist bestowed it on this oily, foul flavored fish over a century ago, but Papi s a stickler for using proper, scientific terms We trudge up Drunk Dog Lane, a muddy side street where abandoned houses list tipsily into the waterlogged earth and swaybacked roofs are pasted an inch deep in gull shit
Nov , Metro s new interactive online map offers people an opportunity to learn about a new MAX light rail proposed in the Southwest Corridor, and help shape where portions of the route should go.
Nov , Now the park and many of the trees are gone, replaced by a gleaming apartment block containing units of much needed affordable housing that opened in May Some residents worried The site now features a Portland Loo toilet kiosk with a faucet suitable for washing hands and feet The fountain
Dec , They are effective with many different types of materials and are very strong, particularly when bonding plastic materials They work well with reattaching coral Glass is durable and lasts hundreds of years underwater so it is usually suitable as an aquarium decoration Dishware and Pottery (mugs, plates,