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San Pablo Watershed Neighbors Education and Restoration Society (SPAWNERS)

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Join us at our Wilkie Creek restoration site to learn about native plant gardening and help us restore this beautiful creekside park! No experience necessary. People with all levels of experience are welcome. Please wear sturdy shoes, comfortable work clothes, and bring a water bottle. SPAWNERS will provide tools, gloves, and snacks.

We meet most 3rd Saturdays from 9:30am-noon:

August 17
October 19
November 16
December 21

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About San Pablo Watershed Neighbors Education and Restoration Society (SPAWNERS)

Location:

1327 S. 46th Street, Building 155, Richmond, CA 94804, US

Mission Statement

To protect the San Pablo Creek Watershed and inspire community appreciation and stewardship through advocacy, education, and habitat restoration

Description

SPAWNERS formed in the spring of 2000 to bring together local residents interested in making the creek a community asset, and protecting its natural resources. Earth Day in April 2000 attracted 75 volunteers to remove invasive ivy from the creek banks at the El Sobrante Library and to pick up trash from downtown El Sobrante as well as the creek. SPAWNERS has since worked at this site and others to remove invasives like ivy and replace them with native plants. We also orgainze nature talks and walks, work with local schools, and monitor water quality in our local creeks. Our goals are to continue improving creek side habitat for both people and wildlife, to educate the community on caring for our creeks and preserving water quality, and involve volunteers in creek restoration projects within the watershed.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4805 Santa Rita Rd.Richmond, CA 94804

(37.926,-122.334)
 

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