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Sept 20 Volunteer for Coastal Clean-up Day

CA Coastal Cleanup 2014

The Friends of China Camp (FOCC) and Gallinas Watershed Council (GWC) are participating in Coastal Cleanup Day at China Camp. What is Coastal Cleanup? Coastal Cleanup Day is an annual event in California and around the country. Everyone helps keep waterways and shorelines clean. Here in the Gallinas Watershed we venture out onto Gallinas Creek […]

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Graywater Solutions lecture at SVNA Neighborhood Connections Sept 24

Laundry Graywater

Don’t let drought wilt your garden!  Find out how to use laundry graywater to keep it green, at the next Neighborhood Connections talk. Date and Time: Wed., Sept. 24, 2014 5:30 PM Location: Chalet Basque Restaurant North San Pedro, Santa Venetia Brian Murphy of The Urban Farmer Store in Mill Valley will present the Graywater […]

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GWC Watershed Model displayed at SVNA Labor Day Picnic

Watershed Model

The GWC booth was a popular stop for young and old at the annual SVNA Labor Day Picnic in Santa Venetia. Our watershed model demonstration attracted many youngsters from the neighborhood and our volunteers signed up new supporters. We all enjoyed the live music by the band Moonlight Rodeo which features Kurt Huget and friends. […]

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Bike the Watershed 4: 4th Annual GWC Bicycle Tour

Attendees of "Bike The Watershed 4" GWC bike ride in August 2014

Bike the Watershed 4 The Gallinas Watershed Council held our fourth annual bike ride through the watershed on August 16, 2014. Our 4th Annual GWC “BIKE THE WATERSHED” Bicycle Tour took place in North San Rafael near McInnis Park. We had several stops along the way including at the SMART train tracks and the wetlands […]

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“Reflections on Water” Photo Exhibit at Aroma Cafe


REFLECTIONS ON WATER from May 5 – July 4, 2014 Please join us for a Spring reception at the Aroma Cafe in San Rafael to view our latest installation of the Reflections on Water exhibit.  Reception coincides with San Rafael’s 2nd Fridays Art Walk on the evening of May 9th, 2014. The exhibit runs May […]

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