Tryon Creek Watershed Council partners with organizations that provide scientific expertise, conservation resources and funding to accomplish much more than we could on our own. We host quarterly Stewardship Committee meetings that bring organizations together for project coordination and planning.
Special thanks to these organizations that provide funding in support of the council’s mission.
City of Lake Oswego Habitat Enhancement Program funds Tryon Creek Watershed Council restoration projects involving landowners in the Nettle Creek sub watershed, located in the southern section of the Tryon Creek watershed.
The Bureau of Environmental Services (BES) Community Watershed Stewardship Program funds the Tryon Creek Watershed Council mobile Watershed 101 Workshop and annual Watershed Wide Event.
Clackamas County Soil & Water Conservation District partner grant funding increases our organizational resiliency and capacity and project grant funds help us to develop and complete more complex restoration projects.
Tryon Creek Watershed council values these partnerships that support our mission.
Network of Oregon Watershed Councils supports watershed councils throughout the state by increasing council capacity, representing councils with key partners and funders, and convening council staff and board members to learn from each other.
NOAA partners with Tryon Creek Watershed Council to improve fish habitat along Tryon Creek with research and stewardship in the areas of fisheries, climate, weather, ocean and coastal habitats.
Southwest Neighborhoods, Inc. serves several City of Portland neighborhood associations within the Tryon Creek watershed; Arnold Creek, Collins View, Markham, Marshall Park, Multnomah and West Portland Park.
WWRC assists landowners within the Tryon Creek watershed in managing stormwater by offering Stormwater Stars demomstrations, a Tool Loan program, Native Plant Swap website and seeking grant funding for restoration projects.
Vanderbilt University’s Alternative Spring Break students spend a week in service, including a day outside with Tryon Creek Watershed Council on a guided hike and restoration work.
YCL plants the seed of compassion in children ages eight to 18 by aligning family-friendly volunteer and education opportunities with local community service and conservation organizations.