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Ocean-Friendly Garden Installed at Portland Surfrider Foundation

Posted: Oct. 2nd, 2012  |  By Michael Pearse
Hoping to make as little an impact as possible on the environment with their garden, the folks at the Surfrider Foundation in Portland, Oregon, have used all the green thumbs in their club to make an ocean-friendly garden, which reduces runoff and chemical pollutants.

Nearly 30 volunteers put their knowledge and muscle to work installing the first Ocean Friendly Garden project by the Portland/OR Surfrider Chapter on September 16. Pete Stauffer, Surfrider Foundation's National Ocean Program Manager, offered up his home landscaping for the project, creating both an opportunity for volunteers to learn and for Pete to walk his talk.
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