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Discover GreenScene – your guide to great places and green living.
Metro GreenScene features sustainable living tools, seasonal nature notes and stories about outstanding people and places. Plus you'll find nature activities, paddle trips, bike rides, bird walks, volunteer ventures and natural gardening workshops offered all around the region.
The idea of restoration projects calls to mind cloudy Saturday mornings, spent with a volunteer crew pulling ivy or planting a row of leggy seedlings alongside a creekbed. Read more
Mushrooms grow just about everywhere but the wet coniferous forests of the Pacific Northwest are some of the best mushroom habitats in the world. The fall rains mark the beginning of a magnificent mushroom season. Read more
Metro's nature publication began in 1993 with “Trip Into Nature” a listing of hikes, outdoor events and nature-themed classes, and it has changed a lot since. Read more
Crawling on cold, wet ground in February was not what Maggie Fromholtz expected to love. “I was almost a little hesitant,” she says of her first animal tracking outing earlier this year. Read more
GreenScene provides a calendar of nature activities, gardening workshops and volunteer ventures offered by Metro and partner organizations. More
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