Parks and Nature staff members spend a lot of time outdoors, so what are their favorite parks in the region?
See their recommendations, read about other parks and nature news, find fun nature classes and events in the summer 2019 issue of Our Big Backyard, Metro's quarterly parks and nature magazine.
Find a copy of Our Big Backyard at a local public library branch, the Oregon Zoo, a Metro park, or at various community centers and senior centers. Or read individual stories online on Parks and Nature News or click the image on the right to read a PDF of the magazine.
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