Oregon State University Extension Service
Watershed Stewardship Education Program
Extension and Experiment Station Communications
Extension Forestry Program
Oregon Sea Grant
Sustainable Living Project
OSU Water Connection
Native Plants for Willamette Valley Yards (Metro publication)
Shrubs for Wildlife: Cascara (OSU TreeTopics blog post)
Wildlife Habitats with Pacific Northwest Native Plants (Hansen's Northwest Native Plant Database)
Backyard Habitat Certification Program (Audubon Society of Portland)
Native Plant Gardening (OSU Extension)
The Meadowscaping Handbook (West Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District publication)
Invasive Plant Species Identification
Field Guide to Weeds of the Willamette Valley (Cascadia Prairie-Oak Partnership)
Oregon Noxious Weed Profiles (Oregon Department of Agriculture)
Weeds and Invasive Plants (Knowyourforest.org learning library)
Knotweed Treatment and Eradication (O'Donovan Agri Group) - check out the amazing and scary photos of the damage that knotweed can do!
Native Alternatives to Invasive Plants
GardenSmart Oregon: A Guide to Non-Invasive Plants (City of Portland)
Garden Wise: Non-Invasive Plants for Your Garden (WA Noxious Weed Control Board)
Guide for Using Willamette Valley Native Plants Along Your Stream - This publication was funded through a grant from the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board (OWEB). The third edition was printed in 2005, and funded by the Linn Soil & Water Conservation District and the Oregon Department of Agriculture.
Water Conservation at Home
Water Conservation Throughout the Home (HomeAdvisor) - a terrific resource to help you conserve water inside and outside your home, plus some great water-saving ideas for kids too!