Friends of Accotink Creek
Events Logbook
Accotink Experiences of Previous Years

Friends of Accotink Creek Bulletins
2011 - Now


2017

Trash Day of Action - Battle of the Bottle!

Plastic Bag & Trash Study Bills Trashed!


2016

International Coastal Cleanup

Get the Bags Out! - Support SB114

Long Branch Falls Geology

Stream Monitoring & Mussel Rescues 2016

Potomac Watershed Cleanup


2015

Tenth Anniversary of Friends of Accotink Creek

Elly Doyle Award

International Coastal Cleanup

Terra Centre Stormdrain Project

Environmental Excellence Award

Brookfield Pond Restoration

Daventry Stream Restoration

Americana Park Meadow Planting

Stream Monitoring & Mussel Rescues 2015

Potomac Watershed Cleanup

Lake Accotink Dam Fish Kill

Lake Accotink Study

Letter From Lorton

Ranavirus Advances

Braddock Road Project

Mussel Mortality

Plastic Bag Bill Turned Into Trash

Flag Run's Urban Stream Advocate

Calamo Branch Photo Tour

Oak Hill Park Cleanup

Goose Control in Fairfax County

Creekers Meet Lakers

Trail on the Wrong Path

Northern Virginia Magazine coverage

Bay Journal coverage

WAMU coverage


2014

Ghosts of the Accotink

Stream Monitoring & Mussel Rescues 2014

International Coastal Cleanup

Beltway Massacre

Letter From Lorton

Anacostia Trash Traps

Pine Ridge Park Paving

Flag Run Inspection

Virginia Eagle Volunteers

Happy Holidays!

Annual Leaf Grinding

Potomac Champion Award

Monster Mushrooms!

Presentation to Federation of Civic Associations

Water Chestnut Control Day

Report from Oak Hill Park

Erosion & Sediment Control Violation

Long Branch Nature Walk

Death of a Swallow

Sewer System Saved

Erosion & Sediment Control Violation

Damselfly Larvae in Abundance

A Visit to MOM's Organic Market

Nazi Nitwits Defeated in Americana Park

Marck Barahona Scout Project

When Creekers Met Lakers

Potomac Watershed Cleanup

Americana Asphalt

Green Inspirations Film Festival

Cooperator of the Year

Plastic Bag Bill's Short Life


2013

Illegal Discharge into Accotink Creek

Stream Monitoring & Mussel Rescues 2013

When FLAP Met FACC!

Eagle Scout Cross County Trail Project

NOVA Watershed Workshop

Stream Monitoring in 2013

Wakefield Run Plant Rescue

International Coastal Cleanup

Eagle Scout Boot Brush Project

Kutner Park Vernal Pool

Potomac Watershed Cleanup

Accotink Creek TMDL Lawsuit

Eroding Wakefield Park Bike Trails


2012

150th Anniversary Commemoration of the Civil War raid in Lake Accotink Park

Girl Scout Gold Award Project

Tanker Fuel Leaks Into Accotink Creek

Lake Accotink Drained Again

Potomac Watershed Cleanup

Wakefield Run Naming

International Coastal Cleanup

Replanting Along I-495

Nottoway Park Master Plan Amendment


2011

Mussel Rescue

Ghosts of the Accotink

International Coastal Cleanup

Bumper Dumpers!


2010

Potomac Watershed Cleanup

Weevil Release

Tanker Fuel Spill

International Coastal Cleanup

HOT Lanes Disaster


2009

Potomac Watershed Cleanup

Cross County Trail Paving

HOT Lanes Disaster


2008

Turkey Run Cleanup

Trees Beaver-Proofed

Cross County Trail Paving

HOT Lanes Disaster

Hunters Branch Cleanup

International Coastal Cleanup


2007

Children & the Creek

Neighbors Visit Stafford West

International Coastal Cleanup

Dad & Son Fishing

Fish Kill

Hunter's Branch Cleanup

Ted Plunkett Cleanup

Scouts Post Delayed Harvest Signs


2006

Fairfax City Stream Restoration

Earth Day Cleanup

Spring Stream Cleanup

International Coastal Cleanup

Vienna Storm Drain Marking

George Washington Community School

Flag Run Cleanup - Cub Scout Pack 868

Hunters Branch Cleanup

Trout Unlimited Stream Cleanup

Save Wedderburn

Potomac Watershed Cleanup

Storm Drain Marking - Parks

Storm Drain Marking - Tivoli

Removing Kudzu

Old Lee Hwy Restoration Site Visit

Stream Monitoring


2005

Fairfax Watershed Network - FACC announced


2004

Trout Unlimited Stream Restoration