Biomimicry Oregon

We're a group of designers, educators, scientists, engineers, and policy makers who are passionate about Biomimicry and want to create a central hub for anyone working on or interested in Biomimicry.

“Biomimicry is an approach to innovation that seeks sustainable solutions to human challenges by emulating nature’s time-tested patterns and strategies.”

Quote Source / Biomimicry Institute



Our Mission

Biomimicry Oregon seeds life-friendly innovation by inspiring people to put nature’s genius to work in organizations by:

- Connecting people from all sectors with biomimicry resources and each other,

- Increasing awareness of the value and practice of biomimicry, and;

- Catalyzing projects and celebrating successes.


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Biomimicry is a "new" way to solve the sustainability challenges we're facing.
It's an emergent design methodology that can be used by anyone who wants to not only think 'outside the box', but also start thinking 'outside'.


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Genius of Place

A local case study we’re proud of: 30 novel ways to manage stormwater based on local organisms.