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11 Feb 2016
Help preserve Oregon's 'kidneys and lungs'
The Wetlands Conservancy holds its roving annual fundraiser, Wetlands & Wellies, on Saturday, Oct. 5, on Sauvie Island.
The event, which costs $100, features seasonal small plates cooked up by top chefs. This year, the fundraiser and feast takes place from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., preceded by morning bike, kayak and birdwatching tours on the island.
The event helps conserve Oregons natural kidneys and lungs our wetlands, says Esther Lev, The Wetlands Conservancys executive director.