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Sept. 2 Speaker to talk about Waste Prevention

rethink disposable

On September 2, 2015 we invite you to listen to Guest Speaker Dara Rossoff Powell, a Waste Prevention Program Associate with Clean Water Action’s ReThink Disposable program. Dara will be at our monthly board meeting which takes place in the Northgate Mall Community Room at 7 PM. Directions are here. Learn about the environmental impacts […]

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Terra Linda High School MarinSEL Students collaboration with GWC

May 2015 MarinSEL School of Environmental Leadership Galinas Creek Cleanup

MarinSEL (Marin School of Environmental Leadership) students from Terra Linda High School collaborated with GWC in their 2014 LEAD (Leadership and Environmental Action Project) The MarinSEL students held 3 Creek Cleanups and created a proposal and presentation to San Rafael City Council to install permanent trash booms in Gallinas Creek to reduce waste flowing downstream. […]

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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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King Tide Creek Cleanup Dec 15, 2013

Gallinas Creek at King Tide

 King Tides are here! We will experience some serious SEA LEVEL RISE during the King Tide this December 2013 and  January 2014! These are the highest tides of the year – some are well over 7 feet! KING TIDE CREEK CLEANUP Join us December 15! We’ll experience a 6.3 foot high tide at around 11 […]

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Sept 21 Coastal Clean-up on Gallinas Creek

Coastal Cleanup

The Gallinas Watershed Council (GWC) and the Santa Venetia Neighborhood Association (SVNA) are cleaning-up Gallinas Creek on Coastal Cleanup Day. RSVP to Join us Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013 at 1 PM at the McInnis Park boat dock!  Coastal Cleanup Day is an annual event in California and around the country. Everyone helps keep waterways and shorelines […]

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King Tide Creek Cleanup Jan 9-12, 2013

King Tide, Mouth of Gallinas Creek, Santa Venetia

King Tides this week through Saturday, January 12, 2013! These are the highest tides of the year – some are well over 7 feet! Join us Friday for the KING TIDE CREEK CLEANUP! We’ll experience a 7.1 foot high tide at around 12 noon on Gallinas Creek. Meet at 215 Vendola Ave at 10:30 AM. […]

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Thank you San Rafael DPW for NO DUMPING storm drain signs

Gallinas Watershed Council expresses sincere appreciation and thanks to Jim Forsythe and his crew in the City of San Rafael Department of Public Works. They acted quickly on our request for informational “NO DUMPING” street medallions for storm drains on North Merrydale Ave, underneath the Merrydale overcrossing. Jim’s DPW crew was able to find the […]

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