The Environmental Committee works to protect the watershed and to educate the public on forestry issues, erosion control, hazardous waste, recycling, and other issues. We also monitor government policies and procedures.
River & Road Clean Up
with Save Our Shores
The 20th Annual Environmental Town Hall
Felton Community Hall
Watershed Festival of Events
Workshop/Conference on Water, Pollution and Green Solutions
First Saturday of the month
10:30 am at Henry Cowell State Park
(Second Saturday if first Saturday is a holiday weekend.)
Meetings are open to the public.
Call 338-6578 or email for information.
At Felton Community Hall
Saturday, December 5, 1-3 p.m.
The 16th Annual ENVIRONMENTAL TOWN HALL, featuring our State Assembly Member, Mark Stone, focuses on environmental issues and legislation at the State level that affect our lives, homes, businesses and cherished environs. Stone, a former 5th District Supervisor, is well informed about issues impacting us all. The Town Hall is Saturday, December 5, 1-3 p.m., at Felton Community Hall. Produced annually by the Valley Women’s Club’s Environmental Committee for the SLV, it also features displays and information from regional environmental organizations and Santa Cruz County Agencies.
After a presentation by Stone – with a special emphasis on water – will be a far-ranging Q&A on topics posed by the audience. In addition special information displays by the the Regional Transportation Commission, the Monterey Bay Unified Air Pollution Control District, the Santa Cruz County Environmental Health Department, the VWC’s Environmental Committee, the Resource Conservation District and the Loch Lomond Recreation District. feature transportation issues, smoke particulate air pollution, County efforts to protect fish populations controversial local development projects, the River, native plants, green solutions, funding for erosion control projects, drought and Loch Lomond.