Connecting 2,700 Youth to Nature

For CWC and the 2,700 K-8th grade students who will participate in CWC’s Watershed Rangers program this year, back to school means back to the San Lorenzo River. Each year, CWC collaborates with over 25 schools, clubs and community centers to bring experiential...
A Note from the Executive Director

A Note from the Executive Director

 A Note from the Executive Director Regarding Meander 2019  As I worked on Meander with CWC’s Board, staff, volunteers, vendors and planning team, I was regularly considering what special stories to share with you at Meander. I reflected on growing up in Iowa and...

June is San Lorenzo River Month

Did you know that June is San Lorenzo River month in the City of Santa Cruz?   How will you be celebrating and getting to know your river? At CWC, we believe that when you care for your river, learn about its significance and build a connection to nature, it...

Community Science Matters

Community science is important. Learn why from CWC Executive Director Greg Pepping. You too can be a scientist by signing up for the 19th Annual Central Coast Snapshot Day on Saturday, May 5th, 2018.   Sign Up for Snapshot Day...
City Leaders Announce Plan for River Street Camp

City Leaders Announce Plan for River Street Camp

Over one hundred people just like you asked local leaders to publicly communicate their plan for their encampment located at the benchlands of San Lorenzo Park along the lower San Lorenzo River. You asked them to share who is in charge, what the next steps were and...