Chambers - Clover Creek Watershed Council

The 2019 Smalls Grants Cycle is closed. Applications were due March 25th. Visit: for details and application materials.

The mission of the Chambers-Clover Creek Watershed Council is to promote the protection and enhancement of the Chambers-Clover Creek Watershed.

The Chambers-Clover Creek Watershed Council (CCWC) provides an opportunity for local agencies and citizen groups to coordinate their efforts to benefit the watershed. The council is committed to improving the health of the watershed by working to improve fish habitat, water quality and foster a sense of stewardship among watershed residents.

Find out about upcoming events and meet us on Facebook or contact the Watershed Coordinator (below) to get added to our email list, if you'd like to get involved.


The Council hosts monthly meetings that are open to the public. Community members, students, nonprofits, residents, businesses and agency representatives - everyone is invited to attend and participate.

Upcoming meeting dates:
April 10 Executive Committee meeting
April 11 Communications Committee meeting
April 11 Stewardship Committee meeting
April 13 Springbrook Park Planting Party - volunteer!
April 17 Council meeting: Chambers Dam Removal and Estuary Restoration Feasibility Study - presentation
April 20 - Clover Creek Clean Up Work Party - volunteer!
May 1 Executive Committee meeting
May 9 Communications Committee meeting
May 15 Council meeting

Typically the third Wednesday of each month from 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
WhereLakewood Community Center
9112 Lakewood Dr. SW, Lakewood WA 98499 

Executive Committee Meetings:
Meets the first Wednesdays of the months when there is a regular meeting from 3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the Barnes & Noble Cafe in Lakewood Towne Center. 

Resource Library

Clover Creek Cleanup 2017

2019 Council Leadership

Executive Committee Members:
  • Renee Buck, Chair
  • Cindy Haverkamp, Vice Chair
  • OPEN, Secretary
  • Ione Clagett, at-large member
  • Terry Hurd, at-large member
  • Treasurer/Stewardship Chair: Al Schmauder
  • Communications Chair: Janet Spingath

Visit us at these community events:

Volunteers make these events happen!
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This watershed includes parts of Tacoma, Lakewood, Fircrest, University Place, Steilacoom, DuPont, Ruston, JBLM, Camp Murray, and unincorporated areas: Parkland, Spanaway, Frederickson, and Graham, Washington.
Contact Us
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Barbara Ann Smolko
Watershed Coordinator
Phone: (253) 798-6156

8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Mailing Address:
2702 S 42nd St, Ste 201
Tacoma, WA 98409-7322

In Person: Visit Suite 109