Riparian Buffer Environmental Education Series (BEES) — 2016 Webinars – free

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Thursday, February 18 at 3:00-4:00 pm–Jake Reilly, Chesapeake Bay Program Director, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and Mark Rose, Acting Deputy Chief for Programs, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, will discuss Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) projects in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed and their potential impact on riparian forest buffer restoration and protection”


Thursday, March 3 at 3:00-4:00 pm– Gary Berti, Trout Unlimited and John Schmidt, West Virginia State Coordinator for US Fish & Wildlife Service PFW Program, will present “How does the West Virginia Fencing Project work to protect streams and riparian forest buffers and how could you set up this kind of partnership in your state?”


Wednesday, March 16 at 3:00-4:00 pm– Joe Thompson, Potomac Conservancy, will present, Successful Strategies for Riparian Forest Buffer Outreach to Absentee Landowners”


Thursday, March 24 at 3:00-4:00 pmJennifer Johns, Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Nate Dewing, Bradford County Conservation District, Mike Hanawalt, USDA-NRCS will present “CREP Riparian Forest Buffers – The Secrets of our Success”


Thursday, April 7 at 3:00-4:00 pm (time subject to change) – Dr. Anne Hairston-Strang, Maryland Department of Natural Resources Forest Service, will present A Forestry Perspective on Riparian Forest Buffers – Leveraging Resources to Provide Landowner Assistance, Training, Seedlings, etc.”

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