Community Clean-Ups

Bear Creek Stewardship Day Clean-Up!

Thinking of doing something for your community on Saturday, September 24th, 2022? Jackson County and its partners invite all community members to join on National Public Lands Day in an effort to keep Bear Creek clean!

Date: Saturday, September 24th, 2022

Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Check-in: 8:30 AM

Location: Nine check-in/out locations along the Bear Creek Greenway from Central Point to Ashland!

  1. Pine Street, Central Point (RVCOG/Stream Smart),
  2. McAndrews Road, Medford (Rogue Basin Partnership),
  3. Hawthorne Park, Medford (City of Medford),
  4. Alba Drive, Medford (Medford Food Co-op),
  5. Coyote Trails Nature Center, Medford (Rogue River Watershed Council and Rogue Riverkeeper),
  6. Blue Heron Park, Phoenix (City of Phoenix and Rogue Valley Sewer Services),
  7. Lynn Newbry Park, Talent (TBD), and
  8. Wranglers Arena, Ashland/Talent (Southern Oregon Geocaching).

Clean-up gear is available from SOLVE and other local partners at the registration/check-in booths. However, volunteers are encouraged to bring their own supplies, including gloves and gardening tools. 

Register here:



31st Annual Rogue River Clean-Up & Let’s Pull Together!

Participate in a park, roadside, in-stream or underwater clean-up, or pull invasive weeds during this longstanding event along the lower Rogue River!
Volunteers will receive a t-shirt and other swag items, a raffle ticket to win a prize, snacks, and a to-go bagged lunch.
More information coming in 2023!