Depave promotes the transformation of over-paved places to overcome the social and environmental impacts of pavement.

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Join us for the constructive destruction. You don’t need any special training, tools or gear – just bring yourself, your smile and teamwork.

Our Mission

Depave promotes the transformation of over-paved places, engaging and inspiring communities to reconnect landscapes to nature.


Get some perspective on urban greenspace topics like greywater, native pollinators, open space equity, and more.

Depave is proud to be a part of the 1% for the Planet network, which connects businesses and nonprofits to protect the planet. Consider joining 1% for the Planet and naming Depave as your beneficiary. Everyone wins! 
Your purchases on Amazon can benefit Depave when you select Depave as your AmazonSmile charity.
Depave is pleased to be a Partner of The Intertwine, a coalition of 150+ public, private and nonprofit organizations working to integrate nature more deeply into the Portland-Vancouver metropolitan region.

Many thanks to our project sponsors and supporters