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    Office Manager – Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

    Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary protects 1,700 acres of unique tidal freshwater marshes, forested wetlands, upland and riparian forest, creeks, meadows, pine and sand barrens, and fields along the Patuxent River. This protected land provides a safe haven for a high diversity of plants, insects, mammals, amphibians, reptiles, birds, fish and microbes, and to rich native…

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    January 1, 2020: First Day Hike at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary (Lothian, MD)

    First Day Hikes are free, guided hikes offered each year on New Year’s Day. The program started in Massachusetts in 1992 and has since gone nationwide. The hikes are intended to promote an alternate way of celebrating the New Year by going outside, getting some exercise, and enjoying local nature and history. This year join…

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    Applications Open: Jug Bay Graduate/Undergraduate Summer Research Internships

    Now accepting applications for up to four (4) paid Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary Summer Graduate/Undergraduate Summer Research Internships. Applications due March 20, 2020. Please see the attached RFP for details and application instructions.  

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    November 23, 2019: Jug Bay Vernal Pool Training Workshop (Lothian, MD)

    Vernal pools are seasonal pools that fill in our forest and provide valuable habitat for species such as salamanders and frogs.  At Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, we have been monitoring our vernal pools for years studying their hydrology and resident species. Join our training to become a member of our vernal pool volunteer team who…

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    November 19, 2019: Travel to Costa Rica with the Friends of Jug Bay this March 2020 – Info Session Tues Nov 19, 6-8pm (Lothian, MD)

    Travel to Costa Rica with the Friends of Jug Bay this March 2020 – Info Session Tues Nov 19, 6-8pm Travel to Palo Verde National Park in Guanacaste Costa Rica with the Friends of Jug Bay from March 1 through March 6, 2020, and spend a week immersed in astounding biodiversity. This all-inclusive* journey includes…

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    Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary- Volunteer and Program Coordinator

    Location: Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, 1361 Wrighton Road, Lothian MD 20711 Open Period: Monday April 15 – Tuesday April 30, 2019 Base Salary: $14.50 / hr Position Information: Part-Time (32 hrs/week) Work Schedule: 2-3 week days and Sundays Main Duties ▪ Coordinate, recruit, and train volunteers. ▪ Identify and coordinate professional development opportunities for volunteers….

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    Summer Camp Counselor – Natural and Cultural Resources Division

    LOCATION:  Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, 1361 Wrighton Road, Lothian MD 20711 OPEN PERIOD: Monday, April 1, 2019 – open until filled BASE SALARY: $14.50 / hr POSITION INFORMATION: Part-Time (700 hours) WORK PERIOD: May 16 to Aug 28, 2019 with potential for annual renewal WORK SCHEDULE: Five, eight and a half (8.5) hour days/week, including 30 min…

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    Patuxent River Conference – New Date!

    We are excited to announce the new date for the 4th Annual Patuxent River Conference! We are excited to tackle a huge issue head-on this year — Climate Change and the Patuxent River: Local Implications of Global Issues. Register now to secure your spot! Registration closes March 22nd. Register here: www.paxcon.org/register.html PAXCON is the premier…

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    Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary/Friends of Jug Bay- 2019 Summer Research and Education Internships

    Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary and the Friends of Jug Bay are currently hiring for three undergraduate/graduate summer internships for 2019. The internships run for approximately 12 weeks and a $4,000 stipend is provided. Candidates interested in the two research internship positions will be asked to choose from a list of topics of interest to the…

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    2018 Patuxent River Conference – Register Now!

    Registration is now open for PAXCON 2018 which will take place Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at the National Wildlife Visitor Center in Laurel, MD. The theme of this year’s conference is Climate Change & the Patuxent River: Local Implications of Global Issues.  This theme was chosen based on feedback from last year’s conference participants who…

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