Restore Rock Creek

Monitoring Sites and Forms

Posted on April 30, 2014 · Posted in Monitoring Program

Each summer volunteers work to monitor water quality on Rock Creek.  Each of these sites are monitored every two weeks for water clarity (turbidity), temperature, dissolved oxygen, conductivity, salinity and ph.  The forms used by are volunteers are: Site 1 – RCMC-1 Site 2 – RCMC-2 Site 3 – RCMC-3 Site 4 – WLC-1 Site 5 – TC-1 Site 6 – RCMC-4..
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Cox Creek Open House

Posted on April 29, 2014 · Posted in Events

I attended the Maryland Port Administration open house of the Cox Creek Dredged Material Containment Facility and hosted a table for Restore Rock Creek and Koolhof Earth.  Four of our members attended the event, and everyone who attended felt it was a good use of their time. When I first attended this event in..
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Oyster Planting – June 7th, 2014

Posted on April 27, 2014 · Posted in Oysters Rock

Oyster Gardeners: Save the date of June 7, 2014, when we would like you to bring your oyster shells and baby oyster harvest to the Maryland Yacht Club (same location where you picked up your cages and oyster spat). Then we will have a boat take our oyster harvest to..
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2014 Spring Clean Up

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On April 5, 2014, 30 people each volunteered three hours of their time to help pick up trash above the headwaters of Rock Creek. Our team of volunteers collected 150 bags of trash (about 2,000 pounds); 90 percent of what we collected was plastic drink containers, 5 percent aluminum cans..
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Thank You Koolhoff Earth!

Posted on February 16, 2014 · Posted in Monitoring Program

  Good news! Koolhoff Earth (our Non-Profit parent) received grant funding from Chesapeake Bay Trust on February 6, 2014, to support Restore Rock Creek’s water quality sampling programs. We will now have the budget to test for bacterial levels as well as nutrient levels, the first steps in determining what..
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February Happy Hour

Posted on February 3, 2014 · Posted in Events

Come Join us for the February Restore Rock Creek Happy Hour @ Two Rivers Restaurant at Lake Shore Plaza on Mountain Rd in Pasadena

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2014 Spring Cleanup for Rock Creek

Posted on January 10, 2014 · Posted in Events

Join us April 5th from 9am to noon. Please bring a water bottle and wear sturdy shoes. If you have waders please bring them! We are joining efforts with the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay –  Project Clean Stream.  We will be picking up trash along the headwater streams of..
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Water Testing Program 2013

Posted on January 1, 2014 · Posted in Monitoring Program

                Thank you to all of the volunteers who helped make our water quality sampling program a success this year!! We concluded sampling at the end of October and plan to analyze the data over then few months. Once our analysis is completed,..
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Welcome 2014! Come on out the 1st Happy Hour with Restore Rock Creek!

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Seeking Auction Items

Posted on April 21, 2013 · Posted in Events

Restore Rock Creek is seeking Auction Items for our Silent Auction during the Celebrate Rock Creek Event on June 1, 10am -4pm.  Please contact us if you have items you are willing to donate.  All donations are tax deductible through Koolhof Earth a 501c3 charitable organization that supports Restore Rock Creek.