Come celebrate Earth Day with friends! Volunteers are the key to protecting our streams. If we don’t pull out trash from streams, plant trees beside them, and identify stream sides that need more vegetation, who will? So, this Earth Day give back! Saturday April 18th 10-noon and noon -2pm. Raffle prizes, food and more! Location details forthcoming!
Water Watchers first spring clean up at Rivermist Park April 11, 2015 9 am-noon Volunteer!!! Support the Monocacy Scenic River Citizen Advisory Board’s Annual Clean Up!! Wear good boots, long pants and gloves. Water Watchers will give tshirts to all volunteers! High School Students: working on this campaign is a great way to get […]
Thanks team for your great work. We got tires, sofas, palates, another buried shopping cart and plenty of trash (about 300 gallons). One of our Water Watchers who lives closeby will see about working on a sign that reads: Stream water becomes tap water. Streams are not for garbage. Please use a trash can or […]
By Lisa Troshinsky Special to the News-Post | Posted: Friday, October 31, 2014 2:00 am Rock Creek — a small but polluted stream in Frederick — became cleaner on Oct. 25, thanks to the Clean Water Healthy Kids Campaign, an initiative of Friends of Frederick County and its partners Wells Fargo and the […]
Below is a citizen letter requesting our City mayor and aldermen to speak out for clean water on our behalf; the letter gives you some explanation of the issue. Will you add your name? If so please respond to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name as you would like it printed. And if so inclined, please share […]
Saturday October 18th a troop of girl scouts planted trees with the non-profit Stream-Links Education along Glade Creek…12 new Water Watchers! More vegetation along the creek helps keep sediments along the bank and not in the creek. Glade Creek flows in to the Monocacy River, an important source of public drinking water. The […]
Join us to request that our Frederick City elected officials voice their opposition to development in the Linganore Source Water Protection Area. Water coming from that area makes up the majority of Frederick City’s tap water. Read the letter. If you wish to sign send your name as you want it printed to: email@example.com. Read the […]
With generous support from Wells Fargo, Friends of Frederick County has launched the “Clean Water – Healthy Kids” campaign to clean streams, plant trees and help residents understand the connection between clean streams, drinking water, health and civic pride. We invite you to be part of the Rock Creek clean up team. […]