Willamette River

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a river in western Oregon that flows north into the Columbia River near Portland


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A program about cycling downriver along the Danube River in Germany and Austria, and a virtual paddle trip down the Willamette River Water Trail are scheduled in the coming week at REI Eugene, 306 Lawrence St.
EPA will lead the development of a cold water refugia plan for the Columbia River, while the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality will develop a similar plan for the lower Willamette River.
Located five minutes south of downtown Portland on the banks of the Willamette River, the club hosts a busy year-round schedule of racing, cruising, and learn-to-sail programs, as well as a number of river-related social and educational events, all of which are open to the public.
Pollutants in the Willamette River today are meaningful, even in the upper reach near Eugene and Springfield where a plethora of substances - some in the parts per million or billion - can be found regularly.
The steelhead swim from the Pacific Ocean up the Columbia River to the Willamette River, and then branch off onto the North Santiam, South Santiam and Calapooia rivers north of Eugene, as well as the Mollala River near Portland, said Shaun Clements, senior policy analyst with the state Department of Fish & Wildlife.
Johns River in Florida; the Upper Mississippi River in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin; and the Willamette River in Oregon.
Built in 1965 as the first high-rise residential project in Portland's Urban Renewal District, Harrison is located at 200 SW Harrison Street, just blocks from the Willamette River to the east and Portland State University to the west.
SPRINGFIELD - Police on Monday released a sketch of a man suspected in the Thursday attack reported by a 16-year-old Springfield girl, who said she escaped from him by plunging into the Willamette River near West D Street.
Johns River in Florida, the Upper Mississippi River from Minnesota to Missouri and the Willamette River in Oregon.
Scheduled to open in 2006, it is the first building being built in the university's expansion along the Willamette River in the new South Waterfront District.
Travis Williams, executive director of Willamette Riverkeeper, will speak about "Exploring the Willamette Water Trial and Greenway Program"; the Willamette River water trail spans more than 200 miles of the Willamette River and is one of 20 such trails in the U.
GOLF: Greg Norman and Brad Faxon, looking for their third consecutive Fred Meyer Challenge title, combined for a tournament record 11-under-par 60 and held a two-stroke at the Oregon Golf Club, above the Willamette River south of Portland.
has presented the university with a gift of nearly 20 acres of land at the South Willamette River Waterfront.
Volunteers and river lovers will get a chance on Saturday to help restore nearly 200 miles of Willamette River blighted by trash and debris.
Many were puzzled over why a target was made of the tan, wooden building where blacks, whites, Hispanics and Asians worship together in a predominantly black neighborhood just north of the Willamette River.
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