COVID-19 is drawing more visitors to Oak Creek, a creek that is already loved to death

In the Oak Creek Watershed, harmful recreational use is impacting water quality, wildlife habitat, and scenic beauty. These impacts not only threaten the fragile riparian ecosystem but Sedona’s natural resources and quality of life.

It is a collaborative effort to protect the Oak Creek Watershed. Read about partnering groups and how COVID-19 has worsened these impacts in the recent AZ Daily Sun article Trash and traffic increase in Oak Creek Canyon, worrying officials and nonprofits.

Watch the documentary “Loved to Death.”

Oak Creek needs your help. Join our community of Oak Creek Stewards today! Get in touch: