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July 02, 2013 · By Cassandra Profita

Video: Beverly Cleary's Famed Klickitat Street Goes Green

If you ever read Beverly Cleary's books as a kid, you know that Klickitat Street is home to characters Henry Huggins and Ramona Quimby. But what you might not know is that Klickitat Street is going green. This video explains how green streets soak up storm water before it can pollute nearby waterways.

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In the Pacific Northwest, the environment is personal - it's where we live, work and play. Oregon Public Broadcasting's Ecotrope will bring you news and insight on the region’s environmental issues. Site curator Cassandra Profita is an award-winning reporter with degrees in journalism and environmental studies.

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