News from the Intertwine


U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe will attend The Intertwine Alliance's Spring Summit on Tuesday, April 21, to make a special announcement of regional import. 


Jan. 27, 2015 | Portland, OR -- The 2015 International Trails Symposium is coming May 17-20 to the Oregon Convention Center in Portland.

Addressing every aspect of trails, greenways and waterways, the symposium provides an opportunity to network with experts and enthusiasts from around the world while learning from dozens of educational sessions and mobile workshops. This year's theme is "Solutions for Success."


Jan. 16, 2015 | Portland, OR -- Metro's next Quarterly Trails Forum is set for Wed., Jan. 28, from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at Metro Regional Center.

Join a roundtable of state and regional park and trail providers, non-profit organizations, trail advocates, and local and regional governments to share ideas and learn about current and upcoming trail projects, funding resources and opportunities. 


Jan. 6, 2015 | Portland, OR -- "How We Get There Matters," an Intertwine Alliance Regional Active Transportation Forum, is scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 27, from 1 to 5 p.m. 


Nov. 18, 2014 | Oregon Zoo -- Recipients of  this year's Force of Nature Awards were announced and celebrated at the Intertwine Alliance Fall Summit on Nov. 18 at the Oregon Zoo. 


September 10, 2014 | Portland, OR -- Waste Management, recycling advocate and company that manages garbage for the Portland Metro area, has awarded $150,000 to The Intertwine Alliance. 


September 4, 2014 | Portland, OR -- The Intertwine Alliance is excited to convene its second-ever Health and Nature Forum on Wednesday, Oct. 15, from 8 a.m. to noon.


April 11th, 2014 | Portland, OR --​ Many within the environmental community struggle to tell our stories in compelling ways, or to be heard in a highly saturated information marketplace. How is The Intertwine Alliance planning to meet this challenge? Check out "Our Common Ground: How to Sell Sustainability Without Selling Out." -- our free webinar with Frank Creative! 


 April 10, 2014 | Portland, OR -- The Intertwine Alliance will present its first Community Health and Nature Forum on May 8th at Portland State University's Native American Center.


March 13, 2014 | Oregon Zoo, Portland, OR -- With just six days to go, nearly 300 Intertwine Alliance partners and friends have already signed up for the 2014 Spring Summit.

"We think our partners are energized by the interactivity of this year's theme," says Intertwine Alliance Program Manager David Cohen.