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Green Skateparks Sprouting In Northwest

06/05/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

"Most skateparks in Oregon don't have, like, trees or plants," said Diego Lopez, an 18-year-old local, as he sat on a ledge watching the action (he had rolled his ankle a few days before).

The park, he added, is "looks like a real Portland spot."

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