Cobb County Government

Events Calendar

Watershed
  • Rain Garden Work Day at the
    Thursday, September 21, 2017 08:30am - 10:30am

    Watershed

    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Storm Drain Marking in the Allatoona Creek Watershed at the Allatoona High School, 3300 Dallas Acworth Hwy NW, Acworth
    Thursday, September 21, 2017 04:30pm - 06:30pm

    Watershed

    Cobb County Water System needs your help!  We are calling for volunteers to help educate residents.  In Cobb County, all storm drains lead to surface water, not a treatment plant.  By ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, October 12, 2017 08:30am - 10:30am

    Watershed

    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Storm Drain Marking in the Noonday Creek Watershed at the Chastain Glen Subdivision, Grasmere Court NE, Marietta
    Thursday, October 12, 2017 04:30pm - 06:30pm

    Watershed

    Cobb County Water System needs your help!  We are calling for volunteers to help educate residents.  In Cobb County, all storm drains lead to surface water, not a treatment plant.  By ...

  • Rivers Alive Stream Cleanup at the Fair Oaks Park, 1460 Booth Road Southwest, Marietta, GA 30008
    Saturday, October 14, 2017 10:00am - 01:00pm

    Watershed

    Rivers Alive is Georgia's annual volunteer waterway cleanup event that targets all waterways in the State including streams, rivers, lakes, beaches, and wetlands. The mission of Rivers Alive is to ...

  • Rain Barrel Make & Take at the Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive, Marietta, GA 30060
    Wednesday, October 18, 2017 10:00am - 11:00am

    Watershed

    A rain barrel is a rainwater harvesting system that is connected to a downspout from a house or building.  By collecting rainwater, one can save energy, water, and money.  Rain ...

  • Adopt-A-Stream Chemical Monitoring Workshop at the Water Quality Laboratory - 662 South Cobb Drive, Marietta 30060
    Wednesday, October 18, 2017 06:30pm - 09:00pm

    Watershed

    Chemical Monitoring Workshop for Quality AssuranceChemical Monitoring - 2.5 hours The Chemical Monitoring workshop is designed to teach volunteers about basic stream water chemistry and how to conduct the chemical tests ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, October 19, 2017 08:30am - 10:30am

    Watershed

    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, November 02, 2017 08:30am - 10:30am

    Watershed

    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Adopt-A-Stream Bacteria Monitoring Workshop at the Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive, Marietta, GA 30060
    Thursday, November 02, 2017 06:30pm - 09:00pm

    Watershed

    Bacterial Monitoring Workshop for Quality AssuranceBacterial Monitoring - 2.5 hoursThe Bacterial Monitoring Workshop will teach volunteers how to monitor E. coli levels in their streams. E. coli is an indicator organism that is often ...

  • Fairy Habitat Workshop at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Tuesday, November 07, 2017 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Watershed

    Workshop Theme: Fairy Pumpkin House Our youngest environmental stewards will have a chance to use pumpkins and natural materials collected from along the trail to create shelters for fairies and ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, November 09, 2017 08:30am - 10:30am

    Watershed

    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Storm Drain Marking in the Olley Creek Watershed at the Tramore Park, 2150 East-West Connector, Austell
    Tuesday, November 14, 2017 04:00pm - 06:00pm

    Watershed

    Cobb County Water System needs your help!  We are calling for volunteers to help educate residents.  In Cobb County, all storm drains lead to surface water, not a treatment plant.  By ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, November 16, 2017 08:30am - 10:30am

    Watershed

    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, November 30, 2017 08:30am - 10:30am

    Watershed

    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Adopt-A-Stream Visual Survey Workshop at the Cobb Water System Water Quality Laboratory & Stream TBD
    Saturday, December 02, 2017 10:00am - 01:00pm

    Watershed

    The Stream Habitat and Visual Survey Workshop is intended to train volunteers how to assess a stream   by rating parameters such as channel bottom materials, sinuosity, bank stability, streamside vegetation, ...

  • Privet Pull at the Heritage Park
    Tuesday, December 05, 2017 04:00pm - 06:00pm

    Watershed

    Location: Heritage Park - 60 Fontaine Rd SW, MabletonPrivet is a non-native, invasive plant that out-competes native species.  We'll be removing privet from the landscape.  Join us to help restore ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, December 07, 2017 08:30am - 10:30am

    Watershed

    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, December 14, 2017 08:30am - 10:30am

    Watershed

    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...

  • Rain Garden Work Day at the Cobb County Water Quality Lab 660 South Cobb Drive Marietta
    Thursday, December 21, 2017 08:30am - 10:30am

    Watershed

    Call for volunteers:Cobb County Water System's Wildlife and Rain Garden needs your help!Located at the Water Quality Laboratory off Atlanta Road, this demonstration garden showcases ways you can transform your landscape into an urban/suburban sanctuary.  ...