Oregon Field Guide

Willamette Recreation

Clip: Season 34 Episode 5 | 9m 58s  | Video has closed captioning.

A growing number of people want to live and recreate on the Willamette River, and it's getting crowded. While the population in the Portland metro area has grown, the river is still the same size. To keep the peace among floating homeowners, swimmers, paddlers and motorized boaters, the state is adding new rules for who can do what where.

Aired: 02/02/23

Rating: NR

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