SEPTEMBER'S
MEETING
will feature a presentation from
Contra Costa County
Floo
d Control
discussing their newest project on
Upper Sand Creek
Contra Costa Times Article

The September meeting will be on
September 5th
7pm to 9pm
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"Creeks Create Community"
Mission
Statement
The Friends of Marsh
Creek Watershed (FOMCW)
is a community
organization whose
mission is to protect,
conserve, and restore
Marsh Creek and its
tributaries, and to inspire
appreciation and
conservation of the Marsh
Creek Watershed.
The Friends of Marsh Creek
Watershed
(FOMCW) work to raise
awareness in the community about
the value of Marsh Creek and its
watershed. The members of
interests and expertise to help
protect, preserve and celebrate the
wonderful natural features of our
community.
FOMCW is active throughout the
community. We have established
native gardens and cleanups. We
participate in and conduct
monitoring programs. We serve on
advisory committees and provide
input to city, county, state and
federal agencies. We support
education in the schools and
provide opportunities for all in the
community to learn more about the
local watershed. We continue to
look for other opportunities to
reach out to the community and
invite YOU to
join us!

FOMCW ACTION PLAN

Funding for this website and many of our
other activities is generously provided by
grants  from the Community Watershed
Stewardship Grant Program of the Contra
Costa Watershed Program, administered by
the Watershed Project, REI, & the Rose
Foundation.

The FOMCW website and the documents
attached are those of FOMCW and not
necessarily those of the grant providers or
their employees. The grant providers make
no warranties, express or implied, and
assumes no liability for the information
contained on this website or the attached
documents.

For More Info Click Here
Contact Us:
925-325-2908
Mailing Address:
2063 Main Street, #311
Oakley, CA 94561

click here to email us

FOMCW is a public charity under 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) of the Internal Revenue
Code and a tax exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Code.
We are qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers or
gifts under section 2055, 2106 or 2522 of the Code
.

Donations can be sent to
2063 Main St., #311, Oakley, CA 9456


BECOME A MEMBER!

Student  $15
Individual $30
Family   $45
Creek Friend $100
Creek Guardian $200

Creek Forever Friend  
(Lifetime Membership)  
$500
Next Meeting:
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JANUARY'S MEETING
Thursday
January 15th
6:30 to 8:30pm
topic for January:
Marsh Creek Top To Bottom
Learn about the opportunity to see Marsh Creek from
the Top of Mount Diablo all the way out to the Delta.
FOMCW is working with several partners to see the
various parts of Marsh Creek in 2015.

Meetings are held at
Liberty Union High School District Offices
located at
20 Oak Street, Brentwood, Ca
Google Map Link

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Save the Date

Join us for the first of our monthly hikes getting to know
Marsh Creek from top to bottom.

Saturday January 24th

Did you know Marsh Creek starts on Mount Diablo and
empties out into the Delta?  We will be introducing you and
your friends to Marsh Creek and let you see how interesting
it is.  We will start up at the Summit of Mount Diablo for our
first hike.


More details to come

FOMCW
in the News

KGO Radio Interviews FOMCW's
Diane Burgis about Pesticides in
Local Creeks

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Contra Costa Clean Water Program's
REPORT OF STRESSOR/SOURCE
IDENTIFICATION STUDIES IN DRY
CREEK AND GRAYSON CREEK
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110 Degree Magazine
A Creek Runs Through Us
Salmon in Marsh Creek!
As the Fall weather
approaches so does salmon
spawning season.  Please keep
your eyes out and if you see
salmon capture a video or
picture whenever possible.  
We also would like to know
WHERE on the creek you
sited the salmon.
Send information to
Monitoring@fomcw.org