Bay Shore 35th Annual Coastal Clean Up

On Saturday, Oct 17th from 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, Bay Shore Creek Defender Tom Kain is teaming up with Keep Islip Clean for the 35th Annual Coastal Clean Up to clear the Penataquit Creek of debris and let it flow freely. We will document the litter found and submit it to the Ocean Conservancy which […]

Creek Defender East Islip

Overlook Drive @ Country Villge Lane Overlook Drive @ Country Village Lane, Islip, NY

Calling East Islip residents! Boy scouts, girl scouts, community civic organizations, school clubs - all are welcome as we partner up with Keep Islip Clean on Sunday, 03/14 from 9 AM - 12 PM to clean up in the gully that runs east of Country Village. This is an area is in desperate need of […]

Islip Clean Up – Orowoc Creek

Islip - The Great South Bay will only be as healthy as the 50 creeks leading into it. Join us as we team up with Keep Islip Clean to clean up along the Orowoc Creek on Sunday, April 17th from 9:00-11:00 AM. All are welcome - scouts, students, families, local organizations, company teams, etc! Pick […]

Islip Clean Up – Orowoc Creek

Islip - The Great South Bay will only be as healthy as the 50 creeks leading into it. Join us as we team up with Keep Islip Clean to clean up in the Brook Street wetlands along the Orowoc Creek on Saturday, April 23rd from 9:00-11:00 AM. All are welcome - scouts, students, families, local […]

ICC Creek Defender: East Islip Marina

As part of the Ocean Conservancy's International Coastal Clean Up initiative, Save The Great South Bay is teaming up with Keep Islip Clean and Senator Alexis Weik to conduct a clean up at the East Islip Marina and the surrounding areas on Saturday, September 24th from 9 AM - 11 AM. Many hands make light […]

Islip Clean Up – Orowoc Creek

Islip - The Great South Bay will only be as healthy as the 50 creeks leading into it. Join us as we team up with Keep Islip Clean to clean up along the Orowoc Creek on Sunday, October 16th from 9:00-11:00 AM. All are welcome - scouts, students, families, local organizations, company teams, etc! Pick […]

Islip Clean Up – Orowoc Creek

Islip - The Great South Bay will only be as healthy as the 50 creeks leading into it. Join us as we team up with Keep Islip Clean to clean up along the Orowoc Creek on Sunday, January 29th from 9:00-11:00 AM. All are welcome - scouts, students, families, local organizations, company teams, etc! Pick […]

Creek Defender West Islip/Sampawams Creek – NEW TIME!

Due to weather forecast, this event has been rescheduled for Sunday, April 23, 2023 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM. West Islip - The Great South Bay will only be as healthy as the 50 creeks leading into it. Join our West Islip Creek Defender Andy Mirchel he teams up with Keep Islip Clean to […]

Creek Defender Islip/Champlin Creek

We are teaming up with Keep Islip Clean to conduct a clean up along Champlin;s Creek on Sunday, April 30th from 9 AM - 11 AM.  We will be using the Clean Swell app to track debris taken out of the Creek and its beds so download it in advance so you are ready to […]

West Islip RESCHEDULED TO 03/30

Postponed due to forecast - new date Saturday, 03/30/24   West Islip - The Great South Bay will only be as healthy as the 50 creeks leading into it. Join us as we team up with Keep Islip Clean to clean up along the Willetts & Sampawams Creeks on Saturday, March 23rd from 9:00 AM […]