Boise Eliot Native Grove

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Main project website: https://www.nativegrovepdx.org.

Contact: NativeGrovePDX@gmail.com

This grove of native trees, shrubs, wildflowers and grasses, with native bee housing, paths and benches, and educational signage is being created to support populations of native pollinators, insects, and birds, in partnership with local schools, businesses and community environmental organizations.

Timeline:

  • May 2017 Secure PBOT approval (done)
  • June 2017 Begin grass and shrub removal (done)
  • Spring 2017 Begin planting  
  • Summer 2018 Build Bee Hotel, Benches, Path, Signage installation

2017 Accomplishments:

  • Applied for "Portland in the Streets" Community Grant
  • Establishing Partnerships
  • Applied for Fiscal Sponsorship
  • EMS&WCD Site Visit
  • Backyard Habitat Certification Initiated
  • PBOT Approves Land Development
  • Boise Neighborhood Association Small Grant Award

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