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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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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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RIP California Clapper Rail. Welcome California Ridgway’s Rail!

California Ridgway

Remember when Pluto was demoted from Planet to Dwarf Planet? That’s kind of how this feels… Our beloved GWC mascot, the California Clapper Rail, is apparently NOT a clapper rail. Nope, this is not a joke. The California Clapper Rail is now called the California Ridgway’s Rail. Read the KQED article below… and please welcome […]

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April 19, 2014 Walk the Watershed: Gallinas Watershed Headlands

GWC Earth Day Hike and Cleanup 2013

On April 19, 2013 the Gallinas Watershed Council sponsors a WATERSHED HIKE. This was one of our most popular and educational hikes in 2013 — not to be missed! Purpose: Gather and have fun in our watershed! Tour the Watershed Headlands with Hydrologist Rachel Kamman. Learn about the history of the land, developments that affected […]

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March 15, 2014 Watershed Hike: The South Fork and the Railroad

South Fork Gallinas Creek at Highway 101

Join the Gallinas Watershed Council for a Watershed Hike! Date: Saturday March 15, 2014 Time: 3-5 PM Purpose:     To gather and have fun!     To learn about the South Fork of Las Gallinas Creek, and the role of headwaters in watershed health. ( there will NOT be a test, points given for interesting questions) […]

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