Clackamas County

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Our faculty, staff and volunteers provide:

  • Answers to questions and give advice by telephone, in person and email.
  • Informational tours, conferences, short courses, workshops and demonstrations.
  • Publications with specific research-based information on a variety of subjects.
  • Links to hundreds of research-based publications on our website.

Announcements

Clackamas County vaccine eligibility and information

Oregon Health Authority is distributing the vaccine in phases. Learn about if you are eligible and how to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. Read more...

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Visitor information

Open by appointment only.

Hours of operation

Mon - Fri: 8:00 am-4:30 pm

Contact us

Office fax

Address

Upcoming events

Feb 11 - Mar 18

Basic Woodland Management Course 2021

Online - Registration closed.
Mar 9

Christmas Tree Outlook

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm PST Online
Mar 13

Planting Forest Tree Seedlings

9:45 am - 12:00 pm Oregon City, OR

What we do

Discover ways to learn and get involved. Here are some highlights of our activities and specialties.

Activities for Youth

4-H empowers young people with hands-on learning experiences to help them grow and thrive. By creating a safe and welcoming environment, young people develop the skills needed to make a positive impact on the world around them.

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Family and Community Health program

In Clackamas County, the Family and Community Health program includes the following areas of focus: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education (SNAP-Ed), Master Food Preservers, Food Safety, Emergency Preparedness, and More.

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Forestry and Natural Resources

Our agents and specialists share knowledge about the latest techniques in natural resource management through educational programs and materials. We work with forest owners, foresters and other natural resource managers, educators ...

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Home Garden and Landscape

We provide research-based information for backyard gardeners and green industry professionals, including regional specific information.

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Open Campus

Open Campus provides local access to education through community-based partnerships and unique programming, meeting needs of the Oregon communities we serve.

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News and impact

Innovative harvesting system could be a game-changer for the blueberry industry

Called a soft catch system, the mechanism boasts a soft surface for catching the delicate berries in contrast to the hard polycarbonate surface of traditional over-the-row machines.

Kym Pokorny | Feb 17, 2021 | News story

Extension’s experimental cider orchard to boost budding Oregon industry

The orchard, established at Oregon State University’s North Willamette Research and Extension Center – 23 miles south of downtown Portland – is the brainchild of Nik Wiman, OSU Extension orchard crops specialist.

Kym Pokorny | Jan 12, 2021 | News story

Some U-cut Christmas tree farms closed but supply adequate

Because of the pandemic tree farms have had to change the way they work.

Kym Pokorny | Nov 24, 2020 | News story

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