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  • Marisa Moon
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    Posted July 18, 2018

    Phillips Wharf Kayak Outings – Cummings Creek July 28th Early Evening Eco-Tour

    Looking for some new friends to paddle with? Or just need an excuse to do more kayaking on the Eastern Shore to get your daily dose of Vitamin N(ature)? Please join us for the first of our monthly kayak outings. We will be meeting at the Cummings Creek boat launch in Wittman, MD 21676 just…

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  • Nancy Frechette
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    Posted July 18, 2018

    Montgomery County Government – Senior Water Quality Specialist

    Senior Water Quality Specialist (Grade 26) Montgomery County Government Department of Environmental Protection Rockville, Maryland Salary Range: $66,481 – $110,359 The mission of the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is to enhance the quality of life in our community by protecting and improving Montgomery County’s air, water and land in a sustainable way while fostering…

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  • klindsey
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    Posted July 18, 2018

    Environmental Advocacy in the Chesapeake

    At the June meeting of Virginia Tech’s Executive Master of Natural Resources (XMNR) program, students examined environmental advocacy and the ways in which groups can influence and prompt change using various tactics and approaches, with a focus on regional issues. Advocacy is one of the most important and powerful tools for accomplishing sustainability goals. However,…

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  • Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center
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    Posted July 17, 2018

    Guided Kayak Trip at The Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center

    A docent will guide you through basic kayak instruction and then lead you on a paddle to explore the watershed of Marshy Creek. While kayaking, you may encounter wading birds, waterfowl, and migratory raptors hunting the marshlands. Other common sightings include otter, muskrat, terrapin turtles, mating cownose stingrays, schooling silversides, undulating jellyfish and slithery water…

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  • Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center
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    Posted July 17, 2018

    Guided Hike at The Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center – Summer Salt Marsh/Nature Journaling

    Join us for a guided hike on CBEC’s 510 acre peninsula for this unique opportunity to discover some of the natural features and treasures found on our property. A docent will lead participants on a journey to explore discover  how globally rare salt marsh habitats are special places to birds and other wildlife, and are indispensable…

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  • Mark Scallion
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    Posted July 17, 2018

    Exploring the Seasons- A Year of Nature with Audubon

    Beginning this September, Pickering Creek Audubon Center in Easton, MD will offer a monthly in depth exploration of nature through its newly launched Exploring the Seasons-A Year in Nature. From September through May participants will get a unique look at the seasonal specialties of the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem. With a group limited to ten people,…

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  • Beth Ginter
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    Posted July 17, 2018

    Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professional (CBLP) Level 1 Training – July

    This two-day training (July 30-31) combines classroom instruction with hands-on activities, and a field-based maintenance practicum. We cover stormwater BMPs and conservation landscaping practices that emphasize the use of native plants and benefit the environment.  CBLP is designed for those practicing professionals who design, install, and/or maintain landscapes and professionals working in related green infrastructure…

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  • Beth Ginter
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    Posted July 17, 2018

    Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professional (CBLP) Level 1 Training – September

    This two-day training (September 20-21) combines classroom instruction with hands-on activities, and a field-based maintenance practicum. We cover stormwater BMPs and conservation landscaping practices that emphasize the use of native plants and benefit the environment.  CBLP is designed for those practicing professionals who design, install, and/or maintain landscapes and professionals working in related green infrastructure…

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  • h5192
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    Posted July 17, 2018

    AMENDED RFP: Plan, Design and Establish a Sustainable Native Wildlife Habitat Area as a Demonstration Site

    Note: RFP has been amended (7/17/18) to include contact information for questions and/or project site visits. The Friends of Jug Bay seeks an organization or professional to plan, design and establish a native wildlife habitat area as a sustainable landscape demonstration project and citizen science training site on one of the Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary…

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  • Parks & People
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    Posted July 17, 2018

    Summer Garden Tour – UME Demonstration Garden at Cylburn Arboretum

    On this special tour of the University of Maryland Extension (UME) Demonstration Garden at Cylburn Arboretum, guests will see learn about the UME research as well as gardening practices that can be used in their gardens or green spaces. Featured topics will include: Container gardening Gardening in different types of raised beds Drip irrigation systems…

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