National Coastal Cleanup Day, 


September 15, 2018


Join us and participate in the annual beach and inland watershed cleanup right here in Orinda!

Trash accumulates along San Pablo creek in Downtown Orinda and flows downstream all the way to San Pablo Reservoir and beyond to San Francisco Bay. Help take care of our fragile marine environment by volunteering your time right here in Orinda.Join Friends of Orinda Creeks volunteers at 9 a.m. on Saturday, September 15.


Directions: turn down the driveway at 25 Orinda Way and park near the chain link fence. Bring sunscreen, gloves (if you have them), water, and wear long pants, long-sleeve shirts, and sturdy shoes. All other equipment will be provided.

Lauterwasser Creek Culvert on Miner Road, north side on March 1, 2018

Orinda Action Day Creek Clean Up


On Saturday April 21, 2018, Friends of Orinda Creeks had a great turnout of volunteers on Orinda Action Day. A special thanks to the Miramonte Boys Lacrosse team and to a generous group of Chevron participants.

 A hearty thank you to all of our volunteers for the much-needed cleanup! 

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San Pablo Creek at Safeway on March 1, 2018

Early March 2018 Storms

Lauterwasser Creek Culvert on Miner Road, south side on March 1, 2018