Marsh Creek Watershed Council (MCWC)

MCWC Logo Contest for High School Students

The MCWC is hosting a logo contest. The group wants a logo that reflects their work and interest in the Marsh Creek Watershed. This logo will be used on the MCWC website and any documents the council produces. The artist with the winning logo will receive a $100 gift card! Submissions for this contest are due on May 1, 2023 by 11:59pm.

Click each button below to read the contest instructions and access the Logo Submission Google Form.

MCWC Logo Contest instructionsMCWC Logo Contest Submission Form

What is the Marsh Creek Watershed Council?

The Marsh Creek Watershed Council is a voluntary, non-regulatory forum to achieve integrated, long-term watershed planning, management and funding, and increase communication and access to information regarding the watershed. 

Meetings are typically held on the last Tuesday of the month from 4:00 to 5:30pm. These meetings take place both on Zoom and in-person, depending on the month. 

The 2023 MCWC meetings are planned to occur on: January 31, February 28, March 28, April 25, May 30, June 27, July 25, August 29, September 26, October 31, November 28, and December 26. These dates are subject to change.

If you would like to receive information regarding upcoming meetings and updates, please add yourself to the email list below.

MCWC Mission, Vision, Guiding Principles, and Goals

Mission Statement: The Marsh Creek Watershed Council connects and inspires people and communities to collaborate, organize, and facilitate stewardship of a healthy, thriving watershed.

Vision Statement: We envision a revitalized and resilient Marsh Creek Watershed with shaded creek corridors from Mt. Diablo into the Delta that provides clean, cool water, supports biodiversity, builds community and inspires stewardship.

To better understand the extent of the Marsh Creek Watershed, you can follow a drop of water from Mt. Diablo into the Delta using the River Runner Samlearner tool. You can access the tool at this link.

Marsh Creek Watershed Council Meeting Minutes

The Marsh Creek Watershed Council Meeting Minutes can be found here. Meeting minutes document the happenings of each MCWC meeting. Read the meeting minutes to catch up on past meeting discussions and decisions.

Click here to view Meeting Minutes

Marsh Creek Watershed Council email sign-up list

Read More about Marsh Creek Watershed!

This is a list of resources where you can read more about the history and the happenings in Marsh Creek Watershed.

Agencies and Organizations involved in the Marsh Creek Watershed Council

In addition to landowners, community members, and teachers throughout the Marsh Creek watershed, the following list of agencies participate and/or partner with the Marsh Creek Watershed Council.