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TEAMS BY CITY:

Ankeny

TEAM MARSH

Contact: Andrea Marsh, 515.681.6702
Adopted: Four Mile Creek in Ankeny, from NE 118th to I-35
Volunteers Needed: Yes
Member Since: August 2013


Altoona

Jax's Team

Adopted: Little Four Mile Creek, Greenway Park to Fourth St. SW
Members Since: December 2013

Mitchell's Stream (In honor of Mitchell Garrison)

Contact: Sharyn O'Connor Beener, 515-208-7569
Adopted: Little Four Mile Creek, Greenway Park to Adventureland Drive
Volunteers Welcome
Members Since: May 2015


Bondurant

bondurant community foundation

Contact: Jeff Cook, 515-491-3355
Adopted: NE 64th Street to Highway 65
Volunteers Welcome
Members Since: December 2017

Clive

Green & Sustainable Clive

Contact: Jennifer Easler, 515.205.6222
Adopted: Walnut Creek running through Clive Greenbelt Park
Volunteers Welcome
Member since: April 2013

MICHAEL AND LISA MCCOY

Contact: Michael McCoy, 515.978.8232
Adopted: Walnut Creek - 86th Street to 100th Street in Clive
Volunteers Welcome
Member Since: March 2013

Des Moines

Central Campus Marine Biology

Contact: Dr. Gregory Barord
Adopted: Raccoon River - Martin Luther King Jr. Pkwy to Des Moines River
Volunteers Welcome
Members Since: Sept. 2016

Green Iowa Americorps

Contact: Volunteer Coordinator
Adopted: Raccoon River from SW 30th to Fleur Street 
Volunteers Welcome
Members Since: May 2014
www.GreenIowaAmericorps.org

GREENWOOD INITIATIVE

Contact: Arthur Kern or Troy Green
Adopted: Walnut Creek from North Valley Drive down to Raccoon River and Greenwood Park runoff stream into Walnut Creek.
Volunteers Welcome
Member Since: June 2013

IOWA AIR NATIONAL GUARD 132D WING

Contact: Mr. John Gaich, 261-8760
Adopted: Frink Creek from Park Ave. to SW McKinley Ave.
Volunteers Welcome
Member Since: July 2014

Joppa

Contact: Jacki Stevens, 515-288-5699
Adopted: Des Moines River, I235 to SE 6th Street
Volunteers Welcome

Member: July 2017

Park Patrol

Contact: Erin Hummel, Erin.Hummel@wellsfargo.com
Adopted: Raccoon River from Foster Dr. to SW 30th St.
Volunteers Welcome
Member Since: May 2016

RDG CREEK CREW

Contact: Sean Gannon, 515.309.3210
Adopted: Tributary of the Des Moines River, first tributary south of Euclid and to the west
Adopted: North Walnut Creek, Douglas to Hickman
Volunteers Welcome
Member Since: February 2013
 

SOG on Walnut Creek

Contact: Steve Falck, (515) 240-7942
Adopted: Walnut Creek - Foster Drive to Racoon River
Member Since: October 2014

Grimes

FOTH INFRASTRUCTURE & ENVIRONMENT

Contact: Shani Wahl
Adopted: North Walnut Creek, Cuttys to Plum Drive
Company Team
Members Since: Oct. 2016

Johnston

DuPont Pioneer

Contacts: Derek Nelson or Jason Scholbrock
Adopted: Beaver Creek from NW 70th to Merle Hay
Company Team
Members Since: February 2014
www.pioneer.com

Beaverdale Creek Cleaners

Contact: Dan Johannsen
Adopted: Beaver Creek from Merle Hay Rd to Beaver Ave.
Members Since: Sept. 2016


Mitchellville

TEAM SANDY BOTTOM

Contact: Kim Bailey
Adopted: Creek running from NE 82nd Ave. to NE 112th
Volunteers Needed: Family team, not at this time
Member Since: October 2013


Pleasant Hill

Riley Resource Group

Contact: Robert G. Riley, Jr., 515.344.4406
Adopted: Four Mile Creek, from Easton Blvd to E. University and the west side of Copper Creek Lake
Members Since: April 2014
www.rileyresourcegroup.com

Service Squad

Contact: Molly Hanson, 515-309-3231
Adopted: Four Mile Creek, from Dean Ave. to Vandalia Road
Members Since: Fall 2016
www.iowarivers.org

Runnells

Bishop Farms

Contact: Josie Lehman
Adopted: Camp Creek from SE 124th to end of creek
Member Since: 2013


Urbandale

Hikiji family

Contact: Miyoko Hikiji
Adopted: Plum Dr. to Meredith Dr. (NW 46th Ave)
Member Since: 2018

 


West Des Moines

BArker Lemar Green Team

Contact: Jenny Barker, 515.327.4903
Adopted: Jordan Creek from Fuller Road bridge to RaccoonRiver
Volunteers Needed: Company team, but volunteers welcome
Member Since: January 2014
www.barkerlemar.com

Iowa Distilling Company

Contact: Todd Dunkel, 515.238.5705
Adopted: Raccoon River - I-35 overpass (all four corners), and Racoon River (south bank) downstream through Walnut Woods State Park
Volunteers Needed: Company team, not at this time
Member Since: February 2013

Jordan Creek Master River Team

Contact: Susan Kozak, 515.327.9241
Adopted: Jordan Creek from I-35 South bridge west to 57th
Volunteers Welcome
Member Since: March 2015
 

Jordan Creek Mudders

Contact: Julie McKillip, 515.250.9484
Adopted: Jordan Creek from 60th St. to Prairie View Drive in West Des Moines
Volunteers Welcome
Member Since: January 2014

 


Windsor Heights

WALNUT CREEK WATERSHED COALITION

Contact: Darren Fife, 515.250.6695
Adopted: North Walnut Creek from Air Quality on Hickman to Walnut Creek on 73rd,
Walnut Creek from 86th Street in Clive to 63rd Street in Windsor Heights
Volunteers Welcome
Member Since: February 2013
Next Cleanup: August 29, 2015 at Colby Park in Windsor Heights

Dowling Catholic Environmental Science

Contact: Ryan Lensing, 319.551.5182
Adopted: Tributary to Walnut Creek - southwest corner of Dowling's Catholic campus, east past the YMCA where it enters Walnut Creek.
Volunteers Needed: School sponsored cleanup
Member Since: February 2013