Resources for the General Public & Schools

Raul M. Rojas, Director, Public Works

This page provides access to resources which assist residents and students in caring for our creeks and waterways. What we do around our homes and gardens directly impacts our creeks and waterways. Explore the topics below for information and tips on how keep our creeks, bays and ocean healthy.

A table with a variety of publications on it.

Increase your knowledge on a variety of topics from boating and car care to painting and pool/spa maintenance – all done with protection of our creeks in mind.

Students digging in dirt

Explore classroom resources and student activities about local creeks, water quality, watersheds, and the water cycle

Creek in Marin County

Learn about creek groups in Marin, get free advice on creek permit applications, learn about setback requirements and read related publications.

Photo of gardening

Find out about less toxic pest management; discover how to hire an eco-friendly landscaper or pest control operator; learn about rainwater capture and management, composting, creating healthy soil, native plants and more!

Three horses in a field.

Discover ways to care for the land and manage manure and get practical solutions on what can be done to help protect the environment and water quality.