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Request for Proposals – Communications Consultant

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS COMMUNICATIONS CONSULTANT FOR ECOLATINOS Background/Introduction EcoLatinos, Inc. is currently seeking an expert consultant to guide us in the creation of a Communications Strategy that will enhance our promotion and fundraising efforts as we focus on fulfilling our mission to connect and empower the Latino communities in the pursuit of social and environmental…

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Volunteers Needed: Jug Bay BioBlitz

There are still a few spots open for the Jug Bay BioBlitz! Join Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary staff and expert naturalists for the first-ever BioBlitz at Emory Waters Nature Preserve from Saturday, June 25th at 12 pm to Sunday, June 26th at 12 pm! Volunteers work in expert-led teams to find, identify, and record as…

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Volunteers Needed: Nature Escape: Mini-Camp in Anne Arundel County (Aug 22-26, 9am-12pm)

We are seeking volunteers for Anne Arundel County’s Nature Escape: Mini-Camp the week of August 22-26, 2022, 9 am-12 pm. Nature Escape strives to engage children in a week full of morning activities, games, and crafts designed to disconnect children from their screens and connect them to nature. Nature Escape: Mini-Camp serves to both bridge…

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Upcoming N-EWN Continuing Education Webinar- June 16, 2022 at 12:30 ET

The Network for Engineering with Nature (N-EWN) invites you to join us for the N-EWN Knowledge Series: A Continuing Education Series about Engineering with Nature. The next webinar, Economic Valuation of Nature-Based Infrastructure, will be held on Thursday, June 16h at 12:30 EST, presented by Ben Blachly (UGA). This special presentation reviews best economic valuation practices for nature-based infrastructure projects of the…

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Request for Bids to Lead Trainings for the Choose Clean Water Coalition’s Young Professionals of Color Program

The Choose Clean Water Coalition is seeking a seasoned professional development and/or organizational change consultant with demonstrated experience in providing mid-level and senior staff trainings that enhance diversity, equity, and inclusion competency. The Coalition secured funding to hire an outside consultant to provide leadership and management trainings for the Young Professionals of Color Mentorship Program….

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LAST CHANCE to submit your 2022 Chesapeake Watershed Forum session proposal.

17th Annual Chesapeake Watershed Forum “Nature in Your Neighborhood: Connecting Communities to the Outdoors” National Conservation Training Center, Shepherdstown, WV November 4-6 Session proposals are due tomorrow, Wednesday, June 8! Have last-minute questions? Email Jenny at jmcgarvey@allianceforthebay.org. Submission Deadline: 11:59 PM EST Wednesday, June 8, 2022 Proposal Guidelines and Submission Form

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Volunteers needed at Chesapeake Natives!

We’re busy at Chesapeake Natives! Between propagating new plants and ridding others of invasive jumping worms, we could use some help. We are looking for weekday volunteers, Monday-Friday 10AM-3PM, to help with invasive species removal, demonstration garden maintenance, and potting up plants. If you’re available to help out, please sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C44ABA92EA2FCC61-volunteering This is a…

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Volunteer Opportunity – Help Needed at the People’s Garden on Tuesday, June 21st

USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is looking for volunteers to assist with harvest, planting, and weeding at the People’s Garden on Tuesday, June 21st between the hours of 8:00 am – 12:00 pm. Volunteers can come and go as they please during this time frame. This work session will be held at the People’s…

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The Watershed Forum session proposal submission deadline is extended!

You have until Wednesday, June 8 to submit your Watershed Forum session proposal! We are looking for a combination of theme-related sessions that spotlight a case study or introduce new, innovative, and/or hot topics or more in-depth presentations that facilitate discussion and application to activities and organizations at the local level. Review the request for…

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Get feedback on your Chesapeake Watershed Forum session proposal before submitting! ✔

Do you want feedback on your session proposal from the Forum Planning Committee prior to submitting it? Office hours are now available! Office hours are a 25-minute time block scheduled with a member of the Forum Planning Committee. During your appointment, committee members can provide feedback on the proposal concept and review any written narratives. Click the button below…

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