Forever Maryland is excited to invite you to join our exciting panel for the Foundation’s final webinar of 2020: Main Current: 2020 Wrap-up – News You Can Use From The Chesapeake.
John Griffin, Chesapeake Conservancy Partnership; Jennifer Miller-Herzog, Land Trust Alliance; Jonathan Doherty, National Park Service; Renee Thompson, Chesapeake Bay Program
The panel will share updates and “news you can use” and gather input to inform the development of new programs, initiatives, and tools, including:
- A new methodology for identifying and assessing impacts to scenic landscapes, to better protect historic and cultural viewsheds
- Efforts to document and map important African-American cultural sites in the region that represent more diverse perspectives, values, and histories for land conservation
- New working groups’ efforts to accelerate private capital investment in land conservation and restoration in the watershed
- The use of new Land Policy BMPs in state Watershed Implementation Plans to date, and next steps to leverage these new tools to highlight protected land’s importance for water quality.
During this webinar attendees will be able to ask real time questions. For more information click here.