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Be Part of the Solution to Creek Pollution!
Saturday, May 17, 2014,
9 a.m. to Noon

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Palo Alto

1. San Francisquito Creek
Site Description:
Woodland/Euclid to Woodland/West Bayshore/U.S. 101
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Manhattan Ave at Woodland Ave
Number of Volunteers Needed:
80
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Michelle Daher / City of East Palo Alto
To sign up for this site:


Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, Please call 650-859-3197 or e-mail mdaher@cityofepa.org.

Safety Consideration: Poison Oak is typical, wear gloves/long pants/closed-toeds shoes. Sunscreen or hat may be appropriate.

 

2. Matadero Creek
Site Description:
East Bayshore (frontage road) to wetlands area east of U.S. 101
Volunteer Meeting Area:
East Bayshore Road at the Emily Renzel Wetlands Pond, near footbridge
Number of Volunteers Needed:
30
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Maree Doden, City of Palo Alto/WPCP
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please e-mail maree.doden@cityofpaloalto.org or visit www.cleanbay.org

Safety Consideration: wear good sturdy boots, bug repellent (if susceptible to bites) and sunscreen lotion

 

3. Adobe Creek
Site Description:
East Bayshore Road to 2 miles into marsh
Volunteer Meeting Area:
East Bayshore Road at the 2nd foot bridge near Elwell Court
Number of Volunteers Needed:
36
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Kevin Zittle, City of Palo Alto
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Please register at govo.us/cleanup

Call 650-329-2400 or email kevin.zittle@cityofpaloalto.org for more information.

Los Altos

4. Permanente Creek Diversion Channel
Site Description:
Portland Avenue to Grand Road
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Heritage Oaks Park
Number of Volunteers Needed:
20
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Kit Gordon, Greentown Los Altos
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

To register, please visit www.greentownlosaltos.org, email water@greentownlosaltos.org, or call 650-948-7625

Mountain View

5. Stevens Creek
Site Description:
End of Central Avenue to El Camino Real
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Stevens Creek trailhead at the end of Central Avenue (off Moffett Blvd - NOT Central Expressway)
Number of Volunteers Needed:
FULL
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Eric Anderson, City of Mountain View/ Joanne McFarlin, Acterra
To sign up for this site (or for more information):


Register here at Eventbrite.

Please call 650-903-6225 or email eric.anderson@mountainview.gov or joannem@acterra.org
Safety Consideration: Access can be difficult. Terrain can be challenging.


Sunnyvale

6. Sunnyvale West Channel
Site Description:
Mathilda to Caribbean Drive
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Sheraton Parking Lot
Number of Volunteers Needed:
5
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Diana Rudd, Lockheed Martin Leadership Association
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

Please call 408-859-4253 for more information.

7. Sunnyvale East Channel and Baylands portions of San Tomas Aquino and Calabazas Creeks, north of Highway 237
Site Description:
Baylands to Fair Oaks Park, baylands portions of Calabazas and San Tomas Aquino Creeks north of Highway 237
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Sunnyvale Baylands Park, North Parking Lot
Number of Volunteers Needed:
FULL
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Jackie Davison, City of Sunnyvale
To sign up for this site (or for more information):


Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please call 408-730-7717 and leave a message with contact information; or e-mail green@sunnyvale.ca.gov

Note:Steep, muddy channel banks and lots of thistles make this a poor option for younger volunteers.

8. El Camino Storm Drain
Site Description:
Reed Avenue to Willow Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Willow Avenue at storm drain
Number of Volunteers Needed:
Full
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Peggy Chubb, Boreaux HOA
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Site is for neighborhood group

 

Saratoga

21. Saratoga Creek
Site Description:
Prospect Avenue to Cox Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Prospect High School parking lot near the gate
Number of Volunteers Needed:
20
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes with adult
Site Coordinator:
Thomas Hughes, Santa Clara County Cub Scout Pack 325
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

Please email thomashughes@compuserve.com

Safety Consideration: poison oak, running water in creek

 

Cupertino

15. Calabazas Creek
Site Description:
Miller Avenue to Stevens Creek
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Miller Avenue at creek
Number of Volunteers Needed:
Full
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Hemang Nadkami, Cub Scout Pack 433
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Site is for Cub Scout Troop and families

 

14. Calabazas Creek / Regnart Creek
Site Description:
Bollinger to Miller Avenue
Creekside Park to Blaney Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Creekside Park, 10455 Miller Avenue, near bathrooms
Number of Volunteers Needed:
80
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes, under 12 with an adult
Site Coordinator:
Lauren Tacke, City of Cupertino
To sign up for this site (or for more information):


Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please call 408-777-3354 or e-mail environmental@cupertino.org

Note: Young children must be accompanied by an adult. Additional parking available next door at the First Baptist Church of Cupertino.

Santa Clara

9. Wilcox Avenue- Land based cleanup
Site Description:
Esperanca Avenue to Gianera Street Walkthrough
Volunteer Meeting Area:
5099 Stars & Stipes Drive - end of parking lot near corner of Gianera Street and Wilcox Avenue
Number of Volunteers Needed:
8
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Karin Hickey, City of Santa Clara
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, e-mail please email kahickey@santaclaraca.gov.

 
10. Guadalupe River
Site Description:
Ulistac Natural Area to Tasman Drive
Volunteer Meeting Area:
4901 Lick Mill Blvd.
Number of Volunteers Needed:
FULL
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Karin Hickey, City of Santa Clara
To sign up for this site (or for more information):


Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, e-mail please email kahickey@santaclaraca.gov

 

11. San Tomas Aquino Creek - Being cleaned Wed, 5/14
Site Description:
Scott Blvd. to Monroe Street
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Walsh (Nvidia parking lot)
Number of Volunteers Needed:
FULL
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Ed Maurer, Santa Clara University Civil Engineering Department

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Site is for Santa Clara University, Civil Engineering students only.

 
12. Saratoga Creek
Site Description:
Benton Street to Bowe
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Benton and Saratoga Creek close to White Street
Number of Volunteers Needed:
80
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Shoba Krishnan, Girl Scout Troop 60397
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please email skpgjota@yahoo.com.

 

13. Saratoga Creek
Site Description:
Bowe to El Camino Real
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Savemart parking lot, 2610 El Camino Real
Number of Volunteers Needed:
10
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Heavily Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Karin Hickey, City of Santa Clara
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

 

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, e-mail please email kahickey@santaclaraca.gov

49. San Tomas Aquino Creek
Site Description:
Great America Parkway to SF Bay
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Pedestrian Bridge next to the tennis courts,north of Great America Parkway
Number of Volunteers Needed:
20
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Mary Morse, Cub Scout Pack 32/Junior & Cadette Girl Scout Troop 60650
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Please email morse5150@yahoo.com or call 408-836-0923

Safety Consideration: no bathrooms available

 

San José

22. Los Gatos Creek
Site Description:
Bascom Avenue to Leigh Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Parking lot at entrance to trail on Bascom Avenue (Creekside Business Mall)
Number of Volunteers Needed:
10
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Heavily littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Barbara Wallwork
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Site is for neighborhood group

 
23. Los Gatos Creek
Site Description:
Leigh Avenue to Meridian Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Bridge next to Blackford Elementary School parking lot
Number of Volunteers Needed:
FULL
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Steven Holmes, Friends of Los Gatos Creek
To sign up for this site (or for more information):


Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please visit friendslgcreek@yahoo.com or call 408-529-4460

 

24. Los Gatos Creek
Site Description:
Highway 280 to old Willow Glen trestle
Volunteer Meeting Area:

Sign-in table will be adjacent to the entrance of the bike trail next to Los Gatos Creek at Wright Place and Auzerais Avenue.

Number of Volunteers Needed:
35
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes, with parent or guardian
Site Coordinator:
Steven Holmes, Friends of Los Gatos Creek
To sign up for this site (or for more information):


Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please visit friendslgcreek@yahoo.com or call 408-529-4460

 

25. Guadalupe River - Being cleaned Sunday, 5/18
Site Description:
Grant Avenue to Edwards Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Across the street from 696 Palm Street
Number of Volunteers Needed:
100
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Heavily Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes, with supervision
Site Coordinator:
Eric Rosenblum/Diane Fisher/Daniel Swid, Jewish Community Relations Council of Silicon Valley
To sign up for this site (or for more information):


For more information please visit www.jvalley.org/pages/community-relations-council or call 408-357-7504 or email eric@envirospectives.com

 

26. Guadalupe River
Site Description:
Park Avenue to Grant Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Woz Way and Locust Street
Number of Volunteers Needed:
100
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Servando Perez, City of San Jose - Anti-Graffiti & Anti-Litter Program
To sign up for this site (or for more information):


Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please call 408-975-7233 or email servando.perez@sanjoseca.gov

Note:Parking available at Locus Street and Woz Way.

 

27. Guadalupe River
Site Description:
West Santa Clara Street to West St. John Street
Volunteer Meeting Area:
West St. John Street between Autumn and River Street
Number of Volunteers Needed:
FULL
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Heavily Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Carl Salas,Elana Faria,Corissa Hulick, Rotary Club of San Jose
To sign up for this site (or for more information):


Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please call 408-282-1500 or email elana.faria@salasobrien.com

 

28. Guadalupe River
Site Description:
Coleman to Julian
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Trail path near Coleman, across from parking lot
Number of Volunteers Needed:
50
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Caitlynn Steinberg
To sign up for this site (or for more information):


Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please email csteinberg@sharksssports.net or call 408-977-4722.
Parking available at shopping mall.

 

29. Los Gatos Creek
Site Description:
Park Avenue south to Railroad Tracks - west side only
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Park in the 3-story business complex at 595 Park Avenue (cross street Montgomery Street).  The sign-in table will be located in this parking lot.
Number of Volunteers Needed:
25
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Steve Holmes, Friends of Los Gatos Creek
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please email friendslgcreek@yahoo.com or call 408-529-4460

 

30. Guadalupe River
Site Description:
Highway 880 to Coleman
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Guadalupe River Park Conservancy, 438 Coleman Avenue
Number of Volunteers Needed:
30
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Jessica Gonzales, Guadalupe River Park Conservancy
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

To register, please visit www.grpg.org/volunteer or email volunteer@grpg.org.

 

31. Coyote Creek
Site Description:
William Street to Santa Clara Street
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Coyote Creek Outdoor Classroom, 891 E. William Street
Number of Volunteers Needed:
50
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Heavily littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Eric Rosenblum, Coyote Creek Neighborhood Action
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please email eric@envirospectives.com or call 408-656-6666

 

32. Coyote Creek
Site Description:
Watson Park (U.S. 101 to Empire Street)
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Parking lot next to dog park area in Watson Park
Number of Volunteers Needed:
80
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Alexis Fedele, Save the Bay
To sign up for this site (or for more information):
To register, visit www.savesfbay.org/volunteer, email afedele@savesfbay.org or call 510-463-6809

 

33. New Chicago March
Site Description:
Grand Blvd. to end of Spreckles Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Corner of Spreckles Avenue and Wabash Street
Number of Volunteers Needed:
20
Parking is Available at the Site:
No, park on street
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Liz Neves, City of San Jose Environmental Services
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please call 408-793-4379 or email liz.neves@sanjoseca.gov


34. Upper PenitenciaCreek
Site Description:
Capitol Avenue to White Road
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Girl Scout sign (green and white) by footbridge on Penitencia Creek Road near Kyle Street
Number of Volunteers Needed:
FULL
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Heavily littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Alex Bianchi, De Mattei Construction
To sign up for this site (or for more information):


Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please call 408-623-4669.

Safety Consideration: Please wear appropriate clothing. No open shoes.

 

35. Coyote Creek
Site Description:
Saraband Way to Granada Way
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Corner of Roberts Avenue and Phelan Avenue (next to Yerba Buena High School)
Number of Volunteers Needed:
15
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes, on street
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Paul Gonzales, City of San Jose - Clean Creeks, Healthy Communities, Environmental Services
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please email cchc@sanjoseca.gov or call 408-771-7069

Safety Consideration: steep slopes and encampments nearby. Recommend 14 years and older.

 

36. Coyote Creek
Site Description:
Tully Road to Capitol Expressway
(Cleaning trails and streets ONLY due to homeless encampments)
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Tully Road Trail Head
Number of Volunteers Needed:

FULL

Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Heavily Litterred
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Marvin Christy, McLaughlin Corridor Neighborhood Association

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Site is for neighborhood association

 

37. Thompson Creek
Site Description:
Aborn Road to Everdale Drive
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Thompson Creek Trail at the corner of Scottsdale Drive and Westgrove Lane
Number of Volunteers Needed:

15

Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes, on street
Condition of Site:
Moderately Litterred
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Liz Neves, City of San Jose - Environmental Services
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please call 408-793-4379 or email liz.neves@sanjoseca.gov.

 

38. Coyote Creek
Site Description:
Metcalf Road to Yerba Buena Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Hellyer Park Visitor Center, 985 Hellyer Avenue
Number of Volunteers Needed:
FULL
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Santa Clara County Parks staff

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

To register, please call 408-355-2254 or email volunteer@prk.sccgov.org

 
39. Guadalupe River
Site Description:
Coleman Road to Blossom Hill Road
Volunteer Meeting Area:
5750 Almaden Expressway near outdoor classroom benches
Number of Volunteers Needed:
25
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Kathy Machado, SCVWD

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please call 408-630-2739 or email kslama@valleywater.org

 
40. Ross Creek
Site Description:
Branham Lane to Hillsdale Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Safeway Store loading dock area, 1663 Branham Lane
Number of Volunteers Needed:
4
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Ken Kelly/Linda LeZotte

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please email kk20699@att.net

 
41. Guadalupe Reservoir
Site Description:
Around reservoir
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Dam on Hicks Road
Number of Volunteers Needed:
10
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Jack Marshall

Site is for neighborhood group

 
42. Randol Creek
Site Description:
Almaden Expressway to Bret Harte Drive
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Bret Harte Middle School parking lot on Bret Harte Drive
Number of Volunteers Needed:
25
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Hope Oliver/Michael Burwald, Bret Harte Middle School

Site is for Bret Harte Middle School students and families

 
43. Coyote Creek
Site Description:
Metcalf Road to 1/2 miles south
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Metcalf and Monterey Road
Number of Volunteers Needed:
10
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:

Steve Dachauer, Santa Clara County Water Ski Club

For more information, please email steve.dachauer@thyssenkrupp.com or call 510-760-0907

 

51. San Tomas Aquino Creek
Site Description:

Williams Road to Hamilton Avenue (along San Tomas Expressway)

Volunteer Meeting Area:
Taiwanese Presbyterian Church, 400 Payne Avenue
Number of Volunteers Needed:
12
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes with adult supervision
Site Coordinator:
Mack Johansen, Blackford Neighborhood Action Coalition

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please email mjoha222@sbcglobalnet

Safety Consideration: Wear good shoes and sunscreen. Bring your pickup tools if you have them.

 
Campbell
16. San Tomas Aquino Creek
Site Description:
Hamilton Avenue to Campbell Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Access gate at Hamilton and San Tomas Expressway (southwest corner)
Parking is available by Gold's Gym
Number of Volunteers Needed:
15
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes, under 16 with adult supervision
Site Coordinator:
Romie Barbieri/Danielle Pirslin, San Tomas West NAC
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Please visit www.santomaswest.com, email spacegeek@sbcglobal.net or call 408-244-8247



17. San Tomas Aquino Creek
Site Description:
Westmont Avenue near Quito following the creek trail
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Westmont Avenue at bridge (west side of High School playing fields)
Number of Volunteers Needed:
15
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Anthony Ortega, West Valley Clean Water Program
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

Please call 408-354-5385 or email info@cleancreeks.org
Safety Consideration: some steep terrain



18. San Tomas Aquino Creek
Site Description:
Silacci Drive to McCoy Avenue
Volunteer Meeting Area:
By main gate behind school
Number of Volunteers Needed:
FULL
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Marianne Bickett/Lisa Kostlan, Forrest Hil School

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Site is for Forest Hill School students and families

 

 
Los Gatos
19. Los Gatos Creek
Site Description:
Camden Avenue to Highway 85
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Los Gatos Creek County Park - Parking Lot
Number of Volunteers Needed:
30
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Anthony Sanchez, SCCP

To sign up for this site (or for more information):

To register, please call 408-355-2254 or email volunteer@prk.sccgov.org

 

20. Los Gatos Creek
Site Description:
Vasona Dam to Highway 85 and Creekside Sports Park
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Garden Hill Drive near Vasona Dam
Number of Volunteers Needed:
45
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes with supervision
Site Coordinator:
Dave Lane, West Valley Green Leaf Program
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Register here at Eventbrite.

For more information, please email dlredwoods@aol.com

Free parking on Garden Hill Drive. Must wear sturdy shoes (no sandals) and long pants.

 

50. Lexington Reservoir
Site Description:
Alma Bridge Road to CDF Station
Volunteer Meeting Area:
CalTrans lot south of Bear Creek Bridge
Number of Volunteers Needed:
40
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Heavily littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Steve Holmes, Friends of Los Gatos Creek
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

For more information, please visit www.facebook.com/friendslgcreek or www.parkhere.org


Morgan Hill
44. Fisher Creek
Site Description:
Old Monterey Road to 1,000 feet north of Sanchez Drive
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Sanchez Park, Sanchez Drive
Number of Volunteers Needed:
10
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
No
Site Coordinator:
Anne Beale, City of Morgan Hill
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

For more information, Please email anne.beale@morganhill.ca.gov

 

45. Anderson Lake/Coyote Creek
Site Description:
Base of Anderson Dam to Live Oak Picnic Area
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Live Oak Picnic Area
Number of Volunteers Needed:
20
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Julie Cooper, Santa Clara County Parks
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

To register, please call 408-355-2254 or email volunteer@prk.sccgov.org

 

46. West Little Llagas Creek
Site Description:
Edmundson to Spring
Volunteer Meeting Area:
100 Edes Court
Number of Volunteers Needed:
15
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Somewhat littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
Anne Beale, City of Morgan Hill
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

Please email anne.beale@morganhill.ca.gov

 

47. Chesbro Reservoir
Site Description:
Dam south along shoreline
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Chesbro Reservoir parking lot
Number of Volunteers Needed:
20
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes
Site Coordinator:
John Heenan, Santa Clara County Parks
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

To register, please call 408-355-2254 or email volunteer@prk.sccgov.org

 

Gilroy

48. Uvas Creek - Being cleaned Wed, 4/26
Site Description:
Luchessa Avenue to Santa Teresa Blvd.
Volunteer Meeting Area:
Christmas Hill Park, 750 Miller Avenue, staging area in the parking lot along the Creek levee close to the park entrance
Number of Volunteers Needed:
100
Parking is Available at the Site:
Yes
Condition of Site:
Moderately Littered
This Site is Appropriate for Volunteers Under 16 Years of Age:
Yes, under 16 with adult
Site Coordinator:
Susan Voss, City of Gilroy
To sign up for this site (or for more information):

For more information, please call 408-846-0418 or email susan.voss@ci.gilroy.ca.us

 

 

 
   

 

 

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