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    Posted February 5, 2019

    28th Annual Marsh Clean-Up at the Bosely Conservancy

    Join members of the Izaak Walton League and volunteers with Harford County Parks & Recreation and the Chesapeake Bay Reserve to keep our marsh beautiful! Help us clean up the beautiful Otter Point Creek Marsh – part of the Winters Run Watershed. Wear old shoes/boots and gloves. Drinks are provided for the event. Rain or…

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    The Mystery of John Smith’s Chesapeake Cross Markers

    Captain John Smith, on his 1612 map of the Chesapeake Bay, marked the extent of his explorations with 27 “Maltese” crosses. Ed Haile and Connie Lapallo, with the Chesapeake Conservancy, have embarked on a project to pinpoint and mark the cross locations in today’s landscape for “modern day adventurers”. Please join us for a fascinating…

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    Posted January 4, 2019

    Winter Bird Physiology

    This course taught by Dr. Mark S. Johnson will provide a brief introduction to the world of winter birds and how they cope with changes in habitat and food choices. This is a two-part program – Thurs., February 7, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. and Sat., February 9, 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. Thursday evening includes a…

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    World Wetlands Day Festival

    Celebrate World Wetlands Day inside at the Estuary Center! There will be food and fun activities for all ages. Special guest appearance – Chesapeake Mermaid Wetland Deli Music, Games & Scavenger Hunt Exhibitors Live Animal Demonstrations For more information go to www.otterpointcreek.org!

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    Posted January 4, 2019

    The Mystery of John Smith’s Chesapeake Cross Markers

    Captain John Smith, on his 1612 map of the Chesapeake Bay, marked the extent of his explorations with 27 “Maltese” crosses. Ed Haile and Connie Lapallo, with the Chesapeake Conservancy, have embarked on a project to pinpoint and mark the cross locations in today’s landscape for “modern day adventurers”. Please join us for a fascinating…

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    Posted May 1, 2018

    21st Annual Wade In Festival

    Join us as we pull up our pant legs and wade into Otter Point Creek to measure water quality the way retired Maryland State Senator Bernie Fowler did 30 years ago with his “sneaker index.” No reservations needed. Activities include free pontoon boat rides and canoeing, fish seining, live animals, face painting, DPW’s Seymour Clearwater,…

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    Posted February 20, 2018

    Harford County – Part-time Park Naturalist

    Supervised by the Recreation Specialist at the Anita C. Leight Estuary Center, the person in this position performs a variety of Park Naturalist related duties associated with a nature center focused on Chesapeake Bay/watershed ecology.  Work includes opening and closing the Center, handling visitor inquires, conducting interpretive and environmental education programs, caring for live animals,…

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    Posted February 20, 2018

    27th Annual Marsh Clean-Up at the Bosely Conservancy

    Join members of the Izaak Walton League and volunteers with Harford County Parks & Recreation and the Chesapeake Bay Reserve to keep our marsh beautiful! Help us clean up the beautiful Otter Point Creek Marsh – part of the Winters Run Watershed. Wear old shoes/boots and gloves. Drinks are provided for the event. Rain or…

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