What an amazing turn out we had for the cleaning the Carbondale Doser channel! We had great Americorps and undergraduate volunteers from Ohio University. We couldn’t have asked for better weather! We will be doing another large channel… Read More

RCP Grafted Apple Trees

Hello Raccoon Creek Partnership members, supporters, and friends!  I hope you have all had a wonderful summer, it’s hard to believe that it’s already September and fall is just around the corner.     As you may remember, our… Read More

Ilesboro Road Reclamation Project VIRTUAL Post-Construction Tour!

The Ilesboro Road Reclamation Project in the West Branch of Raccoon Creek (Hocking County) was completed in the fall of 2019. The standard reclamation project will reduce the acid and metal load entering West Branch from this historic,… Read More

Summer Camp 2020

Update: Raccoon Creek Partnership Summer Camp has been cancelled this year. The 2020 RCP summer camp will be July 13th-17th at Raccoon Creek Outfitters. Registration will start in March 8th at 8 am.

Pawpaw Festival Kayak Raffle

Are you looking for a beautiful, top of the line kayak without paying the price? Would you like to support the mission of Raccoon Creek Partnership at the same time? You’re in the right spot! Our friends at… Read More

Ohio River Sweep

Calling all in the Raccoon Creek watershed! We need you to help us make Raccoon Creek beautiful again. The Ohio River Sweep, an annual event, is set for June 15th from 9 to 1. We will be meeting… Read More

Bat Talk with Dr. Joe Johnson

Raccoon Creek Partnership is hosting a bat talk by Ohio University professor Dr. Joe Johnson on March 28th! Dr. Johnson will present on the bats of Ohio and the environmental challenges that they face.  Bring the whole family… Read More

Summer Camp 2019

Are you starting to plan out your summer?  So are we! RCP’s annual summer camp will be held from July 15-July 19 at Raccoon Creek Outfitters this year. This camp is for children who will be entering 2nd… Read More

AmeriCorps Positions 2019-2020

Are you interested in the field of Watershed Restoration? Applications for Raccoon Creek Partnership’s AmeriCorps positions are opening for the 2019-2020 season on February 1, 2019.  Positions offer experience in water quality monitoring (chemical, biological, and physical), environmental… Read More

Ohio’s Longest Creek: Raccoon Creek

By Jim Freeman, Wildlife Specialist at the Meigs Soil and Water Conservation District For some reason, Raccoon Creek has been on my mind a lot lately. For instance, last weekend I attended the annual meeting of the Raccoon… Read More