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  • TaylorLCarty
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    March 7, 2020: Pruning Workshop (Salisbury, MD)

    Hosted by Lower Shore Land Trust presented by Ginny Rosenkranz, Extension Educator, Commercial Horticulture. Topics covered will include reasons for pruning, basic pruning techniques, suggested pruning times, along with the selection of the proper pruning tool and its care. Learn where and how to make the proper cut and have an opportunity to experiment with…

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    April 1, 2020: Garden Design Workshop (Snow Hill)

    Hosted by Lower Shore Land Trust and presented by Ginny Rosenkranz, Extension Educator, Commercial Horticulture. The program will focus on general bay-wise landscaping, then drill down to specific ideas and how to make a plan for your yard or project. We encourage attendees to choose a specific project for their yard. They should be able…

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  • Renee Bourassa
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    March 28, 2020: Walk in the Woods: Shepherdstown C&O Canal (Shepherdstown, WV)

    Join Shepherdstown area arborist and forest therapy guide, Shawn Walker, to learn about trees along the C&O Canal. We will encounter upland communities as well as trees along the edge of the Potomac and discuss approaches to identifying these trees as they transition from winter to spring. We will also discuss the importance of the…

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  • Estuary Center
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    February 23, 2020: Leight Speaker Series – Nature and Nosh (Abingdon, MD)

    Conowingo Dam, Power on the Susquehanna – Presented by Don Baldwin, Retired Civil Engineer The one-hour video, produced by Maryland Public Television in 2016, discusses the construction and history of the Conowingo Dam. Don was the Senior Civil Engineer at Conowingo Dam for 25 years before retiring in 2016, and was responsible for the dam…

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  • lucyheller
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    (Bowie, MD) GIS Analyst- GreenVest

    GIS Analyst   GreenVest (GV) seeks a full-time GIS Analyst to work in the challenging and rewarding field of ecosystem restoration. We are looking for an energetic candidate with experience in geospatial analysis and mapping in the field of environmental design, land planning and data management ideally related to ecosystem restoration and compensatory mitigation.  The position…

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  • CorpsTHAT
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    CorpsTHAT Summer Youth Program

    Many Deaf and hard of hearing youths are born to hearing parents who do not know American Sign Language (ASL) or the Deaf community and, therefore, no ability to communicate with their Deaf child. It can cause lifelong language delays that affect individuals academically, socially, and economically well into adulthood and ultimately impacting their ability…

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  • CorpsTHAT
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    (Baltimore, MD) Chesapeake Bay Corps Member- CorpsTHAT

    The Corps Member will take a lead in curriculum development, which will tailor existing resources provided by CorpsTHAT and create new ones to provide hands-on environmental conservation lessons for the deaf and hard of hearing students in local Deaf schools and mainstream programs. Responsibilities will include developing, implementing, monitoring, and revising lesson plans. The Member…

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  • Eliza Cava
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    March 11, 2020: Conservation Advocacy 101: Move from Upset to Action! (Chevy Chase, MD)

    Learn How to Turn Upset into Action! Widening the Beltway. Lead in school water pipes. Threats to a park. Contributing to the discussion on a new development coming to your neighborhood. Fighting climate change at the local level. Ensuring that our communities plan for a future of growth and development that respects residents new and…

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  • LadewGardens
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    March 25, 2020: Lecture at Ladew Gardens: Exploring Native Wildflowers and their Habitats with Alan Weakley, Ph.D. (Monkton, Maryland)

    An expert on the flora of the southeast including Maryland, Dr. Alan Weakley shares his vast experience investigating the flora, natural plant communities, and conservation of the region. Alan will introduce plants in their natural habitats in vivid photographs, demonstrate a practical plant identification app, and update progress on significant plant conservation issues.  Currently UNC-Chapel…

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  • rshoer
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    June 13, 2020: Virginia Save Our Streams Training: Covington (Boys Home of Virginia)

    Virginia Save Our Streams is a fun way to test water quality in small streams by collecting and identifying underwater critters, called macroinvertebrates. The Izaak Walton League of America (IWLA) is providing a workshop for those who wish to learn how to test their local water quality and become a certified VA SOS Monitor. Training…

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