The Willamette Valley (/wɪˈlæmɪt/ (listen) wil-AM-it) is a 150-mile (240 km) long valley in Oregon, in the Cascadia bioregion. This leg of the trip is being held in partnership with Bridgespace, Branch Out, Mickhael Baker, Climate Wiki, Rewild Portland and the Tryon life community farm.
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A growing network of regenerators
Bioregional chronology: OZARKS New Destiny Federation: edited food land energy journal “Swallows” /OACC 1979-84, then NABC / Turtle Island Bior Congresses since 1st‘.84 SONORA
Soleri Associate 85-92, doc film “Soleri’s Cities” 92 / Musician: Songs with a Sense of Place ‘93 Settled in CASCADIA City Repair /Cascadia Education Project/Cascadia Planet /Goddard College MA Health Arts & Sciences: Expressive Healing w movement, art and music (Anna Halperin and Zuliekha dance lineage) Peter Berg was my intellectual father. I now work as a pediatric first responder in public schools, and sing, dance snd play music as much as possible.
Retired biological field station director and conservation technology researcher
Undergrad student at WSU Vancouver working on my Bachelors in Earth and Environmental Science with a certification in Water Resource Management. Obsessed with maps and geology, pursuing a career in GIS where I can help protect the environment.
Working on technologies to support nested resilience in the urban-rural continuum.
Greetings, I’m Michael Baker, also known as a Community Orchestrator. Over the past 15 years, my journey has been dedicated to understanding and designing communication, sharing, and exchange systems that empower individuals and local communities to establish decentralized economic systems. My passion lies in assisting fellow entrepreneurs in mastering the art of collaboration and creating innovative business models, open-source technologies, and social systems that benefit communities and their environment. Having had the privilege of founding and leading various businesses, my current focus centers on nurturing changemakers within local communities. I’m dedicated to leveraging community intelligence technologies to support locally connected, decentralized economic systems through initiatives like community innovation hubs or community action centers, with a focus on promoting regenerative agriculture, community entrepreneurship, immersive health education, and community-owned real estate development
Currently living in Beaverton/Chakeipi, Atfalati Kalapuya Land, Portland Tri-Met Area, Willamette Valley, Southern Cascadia. Interested in supporting bioregional megaquake resilience, regenerative livelihoods, and climate justice. Professional background as a teacher and in non-profit environmental media.
Hey wonderful humans!
My name is Kiersten, and I’m currently based in Portland.
I am an artist, and am passionate about community uplifting and permaculture, and I’m excited to learn and grow on this journey with you all!
My love for mother Gaia is expressed through permaculture, herbalism, bioregional regeneration, holistic wellness, song and dance, social forestry, and many many different forms of art.
Young adult on a bioregional education journey, exploring places, projects, ideas, movements etc. and connecting with folks along the way.. Interested in Agroforestry, Regenerative education to name a couple.. Cascadia based.