Our Mission

To provide leadership for the conservation and enhancement of the Sandusky River watershed and its natural resources through community-based planning, education, and action.

SRWC News and Activities

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Upcoming Activities

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Recent Activities

2023 Sandusky River Tour in Wyandot County

We had a great trip around Wyandot County to visit the Wyandot County Recycling Center, a Lake Erie CREP wetland, and Indian Mill.



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2022 Sandusky River Clean Sweep – Tiffin & Crawford County

We had another successful clean sweep this fall in both Tiffin and Crawford County. We removed around 3 cubic yards of trash, several tires, and around 50 lbs. of scrap metal from the two locations. Thank you to all of our volunteers for taking time out of your busy schedules to help clean up our river!

SRWC Stone Lab Tour

We had over 30 attendees for our tour of Stone Laboratory and Gibraltar Island. Thank you to the staff of Stone Laboratory for showing us around, it was a great trip!

2022 Fremont Area Clean Sweep

We had over a dozen volunteers help remove trash from along the Sandusky River in Fremont on June 18th. In all we removed almost 2 cubic yards of trash. Thank you to all of volunteers and sponsor organization for making this event a success!


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2022 Sandusky River Tour

Saturday April 30th, 2022
10 am to 2 pm

This year’s river tour highlighted local farms, H2Ohio wetlands, and Lowe-Volk Nature Center in Crawford County! Participants explored the headwaters of the river to see what local farmers are doing to protect the river, as well as new H2Ohio wetlands installed at Lowe-Volk Park.


Invasive Species Removal at Schekelhoff Park and Clinton Nature Preserve.


Volunteers assisted Seneca Parks, Tiffin City Parks and Recreation, and SRWC staff with the removal of invasive species including honeysuckle and privet to help convert the Sandusky River riparian parks back to native species. More removal efforts are planned to take place this coming fall so stay tuned for more details!


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2021 Sandusky River Trail Run

We had a great turnout with over 35 participants and raising over $1000 for the SRWC! Thank you to all of our participants, volunteers, and sponsors.


2021 Sandusky River Clean Sweep

Thank you to everyone that helped with the 2021 Sandusky River Clean Sweep Despite the high water and rainy weather it was still a huge success!

2021 Sandusky River Tour

What's New PNG white backgroundWe explored Seneca Conservation District’s Proving Ground Farm, Seneca Park’s Steyer Nature Preserve, the old Ballville Dam location, and the Fremont Water Reclamation Center. Each stop  included a guest speaker and/or tour of new and exciting things happening at that location. We We had over 20 participants and appreciate the efforts of all of our partner who helped make this a great event!
We are planning another Sandusky River Tour for April 2022 and hope you will join us.

Past Activities

2020 SRWC and Blanchard River Watershed Partnership Joint Photo Contest

We had some awesome entries for this years contest! Thank you to everyone that participated. We are planning to do a contest again next year, so we hope you will be able to participate.


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Past Brews and News Events

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Storm Drain Stenciling

We had our first drain stenciling event on March 7th with the Tiffin Columbian JV softball team.  We marked around 20 drains around the high school and middle school are of Tiffin. They were a great group to work with and we appreciate their help spreading awareness about proper drain use! If you are interested in hosting a Lake Erie Starts Here street drain stenciling event in your area please contact us.


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