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Posted September 20, 2022

ShoreRivers Seeks Finance & Human Resources Manager

ShoreRivers seeks a Finance & Human Resources Manager to support the organization’s financial operations and human resource needs to facilitate organizational growth, sustainability, and long-term success. Key skills for this position are problem solving, analytical and critical thinking, interpersonal skills, and attention to detail. The candidate must have knowledge of accounting, financial, and business principles,…

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Posted September 20, 2022

ShoreRivers Seeks Miles-Wye Riverkeeper

ShoreRivers seeks a Miles-Wye Riverkeeper to be the primary voice for the Miles and Wye Rivers and Eastern Bay on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, working through the core strategies of advocacy, enforcement, outreach, and scientific water quality monitoring to achieve our vision of clean waterways. The most critical skills for this position are excellent writing and…

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Posted August 29, 2022

Sunday, 09/18/2022: ShoreRivers Seeks Swimmers and Cyclists (Wye Mills, Maryland)

This fall, swimmers and cyclists have two opportunities to support ShoreRivers while enjoying the beautiful Eastern Shore: the ShoreRivers Ride for Clean Rivers at Chesapeake College on September 18, and the Maryland Swim for Life at Rolph’s Wharf on the Chester River on September 24. Visit ShoreRivers.org/events for information and to register. Plan to pedal…

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Posted July 25, 2022

ShoreRivers Seeks Seasonal Educator (Easton, MD)

ShoreRivers seeks a seasonal part-time Educator seasonal, part-time Educator to enthusiastically deliver environmental education field trips and classroom lessons to elementary and high school students, inspiring them to care about their local environment and empowering them to make a positive impact. The ideal applicant is an energetic team player who respects children, adults, and the…

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Posted May 18, 2022

Tuesday, 06/14/2022: ShoreRivers Celebrates Summer Solstice (Maryland)

Last year, in the midst of the pandemic, ShoreRivers pivoted its annual Summer Solstice Celebration to instead feature small-group outdoor expeditions led by experts presenting particular aspects of our local ecosystem. Back by popular demand, ShoreRivers will again host a slate of exciting and experiential outings, as well as the beloved big-tent party on the…

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Posted May 13, 2022

ShoreRivers Seeks Communications Specialist

ShoreRivers seeks a Communications Specialist to manage and implement our communications strategy—ensuring high quality, professional, on-brand materials and messages through all avenues. The most critical skills for this position are excellent verbal and written communications, excellent interpersonal skills, attention to detail, and organization. This position offers a competitive benefits package and a salary range between…

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Posted April 12, 2022

ShoreRivers Seeks Restoration Designer (Easton, MD)

  ShoreRivers seeks a Restoration Designer to assist in delivering restoration and landscape design projects that support our efforts to achieve healthy waterways across Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The ideal candidate will be a driven, energetic professional who is enthusiastic about restoring the natural environment and pursuing a career in restoration design. This is an excellent…

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Posted April 8, 2022

ShoreRivers Seeks Restoration Designer (Easton, MD)

ShoreRivers seeks a Restoration Designer to assist in delivering restoration and landscape design projects that support our efforts to achieve healthy waterways across Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The ideal candidate will be a driven, energetic professional who is enthusiastic about restoring the natural environment and pursuing a career in restoration design. This is an excellent position…

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Posted April 8, 2022

Friday, 04/22/2022: ShoreRivers@Troika Gallery—A Collaborative Show Celebrating Eastern Shore Waterways (Easton, MD)

Troika Gallery is proud to announce the opening of a collaborative show, ShoreRivers@Troika Gallery on Earth Day, April 22, 2022. The new exhibit features select Troika artists depicting the waterways of the Eastern Shore, with a portion of sales supporting the clean water advocacy, restoration, and education work of ShoreRivers. “Having never joined forces with…

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Posted March 30, 2022

ShoreRivers Seeks Volunteers for Project Clean Stream – April 2 to May 26

Trash is everywhere throughout our watersheds. It’s nearly impossible to go anywhere without seeing garbage littering roadways, fluttering through farm fields, floating in ditches and streams, and dirtying parks. This spring, ShoreRivers and volunteers are hosting community trash cleanups as part of Project Clean Stream, a Bay-wide trash cleanup organized by the Alliance for the…

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Posted February 15, 2022

ShoreRivers Calls for Summer 2022 Internship Applicants

ShoreRivers is accepting applications for four paid summer internships: one position based in the Easton office is open to the public, and three positions based in the Chestertown and Galena offices are open to Washington College students. Internships feature a variety of activities including restoration, water quality monitoring, outreach, enforcement, and education. Interns will gain experience and training in scientific…

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Posted January 31, 2022

Saturday, 03/19/2022: Middle and High School Students Invited to Youth Environmental Summit (Chestertown, MD)

Registration is now open for the 2022 Upper Shore Youth Environmental Action Summit. The event is co-hosted by ShoreRivers and the Washington College Center for Environment and Society, and will take place at Washington College’s Gibson Center for the Arts in Chestertown on Saturday, March 19, 2022, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Summit,…

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Posted January 10, 2022

Elizabeth Brown Memorial Summer Internship – ShoreRivers

Contributions in honor of Elizabeth go toward her legacy of caring for local rivers by supporting the next generation of environmental stewards through the Elizabeth Brown Memorial Internship. ShoreRivers seeks applicants for an exciting, hands-on summer internship experience in the environmental field, based out of our Easton office. This internship program is supported by the…

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Posted January 10, 2022

ShoreRivers and Washington College Summer Internship Program

ShoreRivers and Washington College Summer Internship Program Chestertown and Galena, 2022  ShoreRivers seeks applicants for an exciting, hands-on summer internship experience in the environmental field, based in the Chester and Sassafras watersheds. This internship program is provided through a partnership with Washington College, Center for Environment & Society.  ShoreRivers is a nonprofit organization that protects…

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Posted January 4, 2022

ShoreRivers Seeks Restoration Designer (Easton, MD)

  ShoreRivers seeks a Restoration Designer to assist in delivering restoration and landscape design projects that support our efforts to achieve healthy waterways across Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The ideal candidate will be a driven, energetic professional who is enthusiastic about restoring the natural environment and pursuing a career in restoration design. This is an excellent…

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Posted December 7, 2021

ShoreRivers Seeks Restoration Designer (Easton, MD)

ShoreRivers seeks a Restoration Designer to assist in delivering restoration and landscape design projects that support our efforts to achieve healthy waterways across Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The ideal candidate will be a driven, energetic professional who is enthusiastic about restoring the natural environment and pursuing a career in restoration design. This is an excellent position…

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Posted November 18, 2021

Sunday, November 21, 2021: ShoreRivers Partners with Local Environmental Organizations for EcoFest (Centreville, MD)

Join ShoreRivers, Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake, and other local environmental organizations from across the Upper Eastern Shore for Queen Anne’s EcoFest at Saint Paul’s Parish in Centreville on Sunday, November 21 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. EcoFest will provide free fun for the whole family. Activities include a free native plant seed giveaway, critter…

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Posted November 4, 2021

Friday, November 19, 2021: ShoreRivers Inspires Action with Wild & Scenic Film Festival (Easton)

ShoreRivers will host its 12th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival on Friday, November 19, starting at 7 pm. Like last year, hundreds of passionate environmental advocates will gather online to enjoy a carefully curated slate of award-winning films that reflect a theme of “Resilient by Nature.” General admission tickets are FREE, but donations are…

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Posted October 25, 2021

Saturday, March 19, 2022: Upper Shore Youth Environmental Action Summit Seeks Student Leaders and Sponsors (Chestertown, Maryland)

ShoreRivers and Washington College Center for Environment and Society (CES) will co-host the Upper Shore Youth Environmental Action Summit on Saturday, March 19, 2022, at the Gibson Center for the Arts on Washington College’s campus in Chestertown. The Upper Shore Youth Environmental Action Summit is a student-centric, conference-style experience celebrating environmental action led by local…

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Posted September 9, 2021

Saturday, September 11, 2021: Shaw Bay Raft-Up Concert Featuring the Wye River Band (Easton, MD)

Celebrate the end of summer with the Miles-Wye Riverkeeper and the Wye River Band at the Shaw Bay Raft-Up Concert on Saturday, September 11 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Begun decades ago by the Eastport Oyster Boys to raise awareness for clean water efforts, this annual on-the-water party will feature music by the Wye River Band this…

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Posted August 3, 2021

Saturday, August 7, 2021: ShoreRivers & CCA Maryland Seek Volunteers to Build Oyster Reef Balls (Easton, MD)

Round one of oyster reef ball builds is on the books for ShoreRivers and the Coastal Conservation Association (CCA) Maryland. Volunteers of all ages came out in July to spend the morning constructing concrete reef balls and then helped unveil them the next day. These reef balls provide essential habitat for oysters and other animals…

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Posted August 3, 2021

Thursday, August 19, 2021: ShoreRivers & CCA Maryland Seek Volunteers to Build Oyster Reef Balls (Easton, MD)

Round one of oyster reef ball builds is on the books for ShoreRivers and the Coastal Conservation Association (CCA) Maryland. Volunteers of all ages came out in July to spend the morning constructing concrete reef balls and then helped unveil them the next day. These reef balls provide essential habitat for oysters and other animals…

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Posted July 14, 2021

Thursday, July 15, 2021: ShoreRivers & CCA Maryland Seek Volunteers to Build Oyster Reef Balls (Easton, Maryland)

ShoreRivers and the Coastal Conservation Association (CCA) Maryland are seeking volunteers of all ages to help construct oyster reef balls that will be placed in the Choptank River to create underwater habitat. CCA Maryland is a nonprofit organization that advocates for, conserves, and educates communities about Maryland’s marine resources. ShoreRivers, a nonprofit organization that restores…

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Posted July 6, 2021

ShoreRivers Seeks Agricultural Specialist

ShoreRivers seeks an Agricultural Specialist to work with the agricultural community, supporting our efforts to achieve healthy waterways across Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The ideal candidate will be a driven, energetic professional who is enthusiastic about restoring the natural environment and pursuing a career in agricultural conservation. The Agricultural Specialist acts as a liaison with the…

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Posted June 30, 2021

ShoreRivers Seeks Development & Events Coordinator (Easton & Chestertown, MD)

ShoreRivers seeks a Development & Events Coordinator to join our team and help fulfill our mission to protect and restore Maryland’s Eastern Shore waterways. The position manages ShoreRivers events and assists with development and communications activities. The ideal candidate will be an energetic, outwardly social self-starter who is organized, detail-oriented, and enthusiastic about the environment…

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Posted June 7, 2021

ShoreRivers Seeks Development & Events Coordinator (Easton, MD)

ShoreRivers seeks a Development & Events Coordinator to join our team and help fulfill our mission to protect and restore Maryland’s Eastern Shore waterways. The position manages ShoreRivers events and assists with development and communications activities. The ideal candidate will be an energetic, outwardly social self-starter who is organized, detail-oriented, and enthusiastic about the environment…

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Posted May 3, 2021

Saturday, May 1, 2021: ShoreRivers Announces 2021 Photo Contest

Do you have a passion for photography or just like to capture special moments with your phone? Do you love your local waterways and want to promote and preserve them? ShoreRivers is pleased to announce its 2021 Photo Contest from May through October, so snap a picture and send it our way! Shore rivers are…

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Posted April 26, 2021

Sunday, June 20, 2021: Embark on a ShoreRivers Solstice Expedition!

Beginning on the Summer Solstice (Sunday, June 20) until June 26, ShoreRivers will host a new kind of Solstice Celebration that offers something for everyone. Instead of one evening under the tent, the week-long celebration will include small-group expeditions, an online auction, and a free livestream concert with Philip Dutton and the Alligators. ShoreRivers is…

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Posted April 12, 2021

Friday, May 7, 2021: Nancy Cordes to Host ShoreRivers State of the Rivers via Zoom

ShoreRivers proudly presents its annual State of the Rivers online via Zoom on Friday, May 7, from 5:00-6:15 pm. Nancy Cordes, CBS News chief White House correspondent, will emcee the live presentation, which will include the official release of the 2020 River Report Card and a Q&A session with the Choptank, Miles-Wye, Chester, and Sassafras Riverkeepers….

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Posted March 29, 2021

Sunday, May 2, 2021: Interfaith Nature Walk (Grasonville, Maryland)

ShoreRivers and Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake will lead a socially distant Interfaith Nature Walk at the Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center in Grasonville. This is the perfect opportunity to learn more about the connection between faith, our local environment, and the call to care for Creation. This effort is part of a larger movement of…

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Posted March 26, 2021

Thursday, April 22, 2021: Virtual film screening of “Earth Water Woman”

Join us for a virtual film screening of “Earth Water Woman” followed by a panel discussion and celebration of congregations’ stewardship efforts. “Earth Water Woman” is a film that spotlights a community reforestation project in Trinidad and Tobago and its charismatic leader, Akilah Jaramogi. A micro-solution for the macro problem of climate change, this documentary urges…

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Posted March 26, 2021

Saturday, April 17, 2021: ShoreRivers Hosts Project Clean Stream Cleanups

STOP TRASH POLLUTION: JOIN BAY-WIDE CLEANUP EVENTS IN APRIL Trash is everywhere throughout our watersheds—floating in ditches and streams, littering roadways, dirtying parks, and fluttering through farm fields. In April, ShoreRivers and volunteers will host community trash cleanups to help rid our towns, streets, and parks of litter before it reaches our waterways. These events…

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Posted March 26, 2021

Sunday, April 11, 2021: ShoreRivers Hosts Project Clean Stream Cleanups

STOP TRASH POLLUTION: JOIN BAY-WIDE CLEANUP EVENTS IN APRIL Trash is everywhere throughout our watersheds—floating in ditches and streams, littering roadways, dirtying parks, and fluttering through farm fields. In April, ShoreRivers and volunteers will host community trash cleanups to help rid our towns, streets, and parks of litter before it reaches our waterways. These events…

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Posted March 26, 2021

Saturday, April 10, 2021: ShoreRivers Hosts Project Clean Stream Cleanups

STOP TRASH POLLUTION: JOIN BAY-WIDE CLEANUP EVENTS IN APRIL Trash is everywhere throughout our watersheds—floating in ditches and streams, littering roadways, dirtying parks, and fluttering through farm fields. In April, ShoreRivers and volunteers will host community trash cleanups to help rid our towns, streets, and parks of litter before it reaches our waterways. These events…

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Posted March 26, 2021

Saturday, April 3, 2021: ShoreRivers Hosts Project Clean Stream Cleanups

STOP TRASH POLLUTION: JOIN BAY-WIDE CLEANUP EVENTS IN APRIL Trash is everywhere throughout our watersheds—floating in ditches and streams, littering roadways, dirtying parks, and fluttering through farm fields. In April, ShoreRivers and volunteers will host community trash cleanups to help rid our towns, streets, and parks of litter before it reaches our waterways. These events…

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Posted March 11, 2021

ShoreRivers Seeks Community Engagement Coordinator (Easton, MD)

ShoreRivers seeks a Community Engagement Coordinator to manage volunteer programs and support community engagement efforts to achieve our vision of healthy waterways on the Eastern Shore. As part of the Community Engagement department, the Coordinator will help develop a strong and diverse ambassador base for clean water work, mobilize grassroots behavior change, and inspire civic…

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Posted January 29, 2021

Elizabeth Brown Memorial Internship

ShoreRivers seeks applicants for an exciting, hands-on summer internship experience in the environmental field, based out of our Easton office. This internship program is supported by the Elizabeth Brown Memorial Fund. ShoreRivers is a nonprofit organization that protects and restores Eastern Shore waterways through science-based advocacy, restoration, and education. With offices in Easton, Chestertown, and…

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Posted December 12, 2020

ShoreRivers Seeks CAD Technician – UPDATED POSTING

** NEW DEADLINE: January 6, 2021 ** ShoreRivers seeks a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician to assist in delivering restoration projects that support our efforts to achieve healthy waterways across Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The ideal candidate will be a driven, energetic professional who is enthusiastic about restoring the natural environment and pursuing a career in…

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Posted November 30, 2020

Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician- ShoreRivers

ShoreRivers seeks a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician to assist in delivering restoration projects that support our efforts to achieve healthy waterways across Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The ideal candidate will be a driven, energetic professional who is enthusiastic about restoring the natural environment and pursuing a career in restoration design. The CAD Technician is directly…

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Posted November 19, 2020

ShoreRivers Seeks Chester Riverkeeper

ShoreRivers seeks a Chester Riverkeeper to act as the lead advocate for the Chester River in our efforts to achieve healthy waterways across Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The Riverkeeper is the primary voice for the river and works through the core strategies of advocacy, enforcement, outreach, restoration, education, and water quality monitoring. The ideal candidate will…

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Posted October 29, 2020

November 20, 2020: Be Inspired by ShoreRivers Wild & Scenic Film Festival

ShoreRivers will host the 11th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival on Friday, November 20, starting at 7 PM. Things will look a bit different this year, with hundreds of passionate environmental advocates gathering virtually to enjoy a carefully curated slate of international, award-winning films through an online platform. General admission tickets are FREE this…

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Posted September 25, 2020

ShoreRivers Seeks Education Programs Manager

ShoreRivers seeks a full-time Education Programs Manager to assist in the development, coordination, and delivery of environmental education programming to public and private schools as well as education events with community partners. The ideal candidate will be an energetic, creative, and outgoing individual who is enthusiastic about environmental education and knowledgeable about Maryland public school…

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Posted August 17, 2020

September 20, 2020: ShoreRivers Hosts 16th Annual Ride for Clean Rivers (Wye Mills, Maryland)

With more people and families seeking respite from the indoors, cycling has become an increasingly popular source of exercise and a welcome breath of fresh air. What better way to celebrate the outdoors than by riding on Sunday, September 20, at the 16th Annual Ride for Clean Rivers at Chesapeake College. Riders will enjoy the…

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Posted May 28, 2020

ShoreRivers Seeks Contractual Ag Specialist

ShoreRivers is seeking proposals for one or more Agricultural Restoration Specialists to be hired on a contract basis (on retainer) for three years starting July 1, 2020. Successful candidates will demonstrate an ability to work with landowners and manage large-scale restoration practices. The selected contractor must be able to provide a Certificate of Insurance including…

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Posted April 24, 2020

May 1, 2020: ShoreRivers Presents Virtual State of the Rivers

With data collected by four professional Riverkeepers and nearly 100 citizen scientist volunteers, ShoreRivers proudly presents its annual State of the Rivers and Report Card Release via Facebook Watch Party on Friday, May 1 from 5:00-5:30 pm. A Facebook account is not necessary to participate, simply visit facebook.com/shorerivers. The presentation will also be available at…

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Posted April 17, 2020

August 25, 2020: Stewards for Streams Seeks to Engage Queen Anne’s County Faith Community (Grasonville, Maryland)

ShoreRivers has received funding from the Chesapeake Bay Trust to expand the faith-based conservation program, Stewards for Streams, to Queen Anne’s County congregations. Stewards for Streams is a partnership between two nonprofit organizations: ShoreRivers, which protects and restores Eastern Shore waterways; and Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake, which has engaged over 300 congregations across Maryland…

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Posted April 17, 2020

August 4, 2020: Stewards for Streams Seeks to Engage Queen Anne’s County Faith Community (Grasonville, Maryland)

ShoreRivers has received funding from the Chesapeake Bay Trust to expand the faith-based conservation program, Stewards for Streams, to Queen Anne’s County congregations. Stewards for Streams is a partnership between two nonprofit organizations: ShoreRivers, which protects and restores Eastern Shore waterways; and Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake, which has engaged over 300 congregations across Maryland…

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Posted April 17, 2020

July 14, 2020: Stewards for Streams Seeks to Engage Queen Anne’s County Faith Community (Grasonville, Maryland)

ShoreRivers has received funding from the Chesapeake Bay Trust to expand the faith-based conservation program, Stewards for Streams, to Queen Anne’s County congregations. Stewards for Streams is a partnership between two nonprofit organizations: ShoreRivers, which protects and restores Eastern Shore waterways; and Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake, which has engaged over 300 congregations across Maryland…

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Posted April 13, 2020

April 10, 2020: ShoreRivers Presents Lawn Fertilizer Awareness Campaign

Spring is the time for planting, weeding, and generally sprucing up our yards. Now, during the Governor’s stay-at-home order, is an especially good time to experience fresh air, sunlight, and physical activity to help rejuvenate our yards and ourselves during these strange and difficult times. While enjoying the healing power of the outdoors, ShoreRivers encourages…

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Posted April 1, 2020

May 1, 2020: Accepting Teacher Applications for MWEE Academy (Easton, MD)

MEANINGFUL WATERSHED EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE ACADEMY APPLY BY MAY 1, 2020 ShoreRivers is excited to announce a new environmental education opportunity for teachers in Eastern Shore schools. The Meaningful Watershed Educational Experience Academy (MWEE Academy) is a yearlong program that supports teachers integrating Chesapeake-focused environmental issue investigations into their curriculum using the MWEE framework. WHO CAN…

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Posted February 24, 2020

RFP – Agricultural Restoration Specialist on Retainer

ShoreRivers is seeking proposals for one or more Agricultural Restoration Specialists to be hired on a contract basis (on retainer) for 3 years starting April 1, 2020. Successful candidates will demonstrate an ability to work with landowners and manage large-scale restoration practices. CLICK HERE for full position description and requirements.   SUBMISSION PROCEDURE: Proposals will…

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Posted January 23, 2020

February 14, 2020: ShoreRivers Presents 5th Annual Cambridge Film Festival on Valentine’s Day (Cambridge Maryland)

  ShoreRivers and Dorchester Citizens for Planned Growth are pleased to host the fifth Cambridge Film Festival on February 14, 2020. This annual festival presents ten short environmental and adventure films that illustrate the beauty of the Earth and the work that communities are doing to protect our increasingly threatened planet. The community is welcome…

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Posted January 14, 2020

Summer Intern- ShoreRivers

Elizabeth Brown Memorial Summer Internship Program 2020 ShoreRivers seeks applicants for an exciting, hands-on summer internship experience in the environmental field, based out of the Easton office. This internship program is supported by the Elizabeth Brown Memorial Fund. ShoreRivers is a nonprofit organization that protects and restores Eastern Shore waterways through science-based advocacy, restoration, and education….

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Posted January 7, 2020

February 5, 2020: ShoreRivers to Host Workshop on Building Resilient Eastern Shore Farms (Princess Anne, Maryland)

On February 5, ShoreRivers will host a free workshop in Princess Anne on building farm resiliency through improved water management and soil health. The workshop is open to the public and will focus on innovative practices that benefit both farm productivity and conservation efforts. Farmers, landowners, and agricultural professionals are encouraged to attend. View the…

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Posted November 25, 2019

ShoreRivers Seeks Education Coordinator

ShoreRivers seeks a part-time Education Coordinator to assist with K-12 classroom curriculum, student field experiences, teacher professional development, and community engagement programming from January-June of 2020. The Education Coordinator reports to the Director of Education & Outreach and works primarily out of the Easton, MD office at the Eastern Shore Conservation Center. This is a…

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Posted October 16, 2019

(Easton, MD) ShoreRivers to Host Wild & Scenic Film Festival November 15

This fall, ShoreRivers joins over 250 organizations across the country to showcase a suite of exceptional films that inform and inspire a deep connection to the environment. The national Wild & Scenic Film Festival is rooted in both environmental activism and an enduring love of nature. On Friday, November 15, prepare to be moved by…

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Posted August 26, 2019

Shaw Bay Raft-Up Concert with Eastport Oyster Boys

Celebrate the end of summer with the Miles-Wye Riverkeeper, ShoreRivers, and the Eastport Oyster Boys at the Shaw Bay Raft-Up Party on Saturday, September 7, from 4-6:30 p.m. This annual on-the-water benefit concert is a must for cruisers of all persuasions. Bring your dinghy, paddle board, kayak, sailboat, or jon boat, and join the floating…

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Posted August 9, 2019

ShoreRivers Hosts 15th Annual Ride for Clean Rivers

On Sunday, September 15, ShoreRivers will host the 15th Annual Ride for Clean Rivers. Ride the beautiful back roads of Talbot and Queen Anne’s Counties in support of ShoreRivers’ work for clean waterways. This is a great way to bring summer to a close surrounded by friends, family, and fellow community members. Register at shorerivers.org before…

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Posted July 3, 2019

ShoreRivers Announces Tour the Shore Kayak Paddle Series

ShoreRivers’ Tour the Shore summer kayak series begins this month, with a monthly paddle on one of four rivers through September. Tour the Shore gives novice and experienced paddlers alike an opportunity to explore creeks and rivers with small groups led by ShoreRivers’ experienced, certified staff.  Paddle routes are chosen to highlight the Eastern Shore’s…

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Posted May 29, 2019

ShoreRivers- Development & Events Coordinator

ShoreRivers seeks a Development & Events Coordinator to join our team and help fulfill our mission to protect and restore Maryland’s Eastern Shore waterways. The position manages all ShoreRivers events and assists with development and communications activities. The ideal candidate will be an energetic, outwardly social self-starter who is organized, detail-oriented, and enthusiastic about the…

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Posted May 20, 2019

ShoreRivers Opens Pumpout Boat Season & Begins Bacteria Testing Program

ShoreRivers is pleased to announce an expanded bacteria testing program for the 2019 swimming season. The strain of bacteria sampled, Enterococci, indicates pathogens that may cause human illness. This bacteria can originate from a variety of sources, including failing septic systems, sewer overflows or leaks, poultry and livestock operations, improper disposal from marine tanks, and…

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Posted April 17, 2019

ShoreRivers Presents State of the Rivers Benchmark

  ShoreRivers Director of Riverkeeper Programs Matt Pluta conducting water quality sampling, a signature component of ShoreRivers’ operations and the only comprehensive testing of our local rivers currently being conducted. With data collected by four professional Riverkeepers and nearly 100 citizen scientist volunteers, ShoreRivers is proud to present its annual State of Rivers Series and…

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Posted January 14, 2019

Cambridge Wild & Scenic Film Festival – February 15, 2019

SHORERIVERS AND DORCHESTER CITIZENS FOR PLANNED GROWTH PRESENT 4TH ANNUAL CAMBRIDGE WILD & SCENIC FILM FESTIVAL ShoreRivers and Dorchester Citizens for Planned Growth are pleased to host the 4th annual Cambridge Wild & Scenic Film Festival on February 15, 2019. The festival presents six short environmental and adventure films that illustrate the beauty of the Earth…

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Posted January 14, 2019

ShoreRivers- Sassafras Riverkeeper

ShoreRivers seeks Sassafras Riverkeeper to act as the liaison for the Sassafras River in our efforts to achieve healthy waterways across Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The Riverkeeper is the primary voice for the river and works through the core strategies of advocacy, enforcement, outreach, restoration, and water quality monitoring. The ideal candidate will be an energetic,…

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Posted January 11, 2019

ShoreRivers- Summer Internship

ShoreRivers is seeking applicants for an exciting, hands-on summer internship experience in the environmental field. ShoreRivers is a nonprofit organization that protects and restores Eastern Shore waterways through science-based advocacy, restoration, and education. With offices in Easton, Chestertown, and Galena MD, the organization serves as an advocate for the health of our area rivers and…

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Posted October 11, 2018

ShoreRivers Presents 9th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival

ShoreRivers is pleased to host its 9th annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival on Friday, November 16, 2018. The festival showcases communities and individuals engaging with issues surrounding their environment. This year the festival will be comprised of eight films highlighting the beauty of our Earth and the work many communities are doing to protect…

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Posted October 4, 2018

ShoreRivers – Director of Development

ShoreRivers is seeking a full-time Director of Development to join our team and help fulfill our mission to protect and restore Eastern Shore rivers and the living resources they support. This is a senior level position, responsible for cultivating and expanding funding sources and developing an effective strategy for environmental philanthropic giving. The ideal candidate…

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Posted September 24, 2018

ShoreRivers – Administrative Assistant

ShoreRivers seeks a full-time Administrative Assistant to support all office functions at our headquarters office in Easton. Successful candidates will be familiar with general office procedures and receptionist tasks, and possess basic-to-advanced computer, email, phone system, and data-entry skills. This position requires interaction with a wide variety of people and organizations. The ideal candidate will…

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Posted September 4, 2018

October Nature Walk Connects Faith and Environment

Join ShoreRivers, an environmental nonprofit, and Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake (IPC), a faith-based advocacy group, for a Spiritual Nature Walk on Sunday, October 7, from 3-5 p.m. at the beautiful Bolingbroke Park in Trappe. ShoreRivers’ Choptank Riverkeeper Matt Pluta and IPC’s Religious Educator Kolya Braun-Greiner will guide a two-mile walk through the secluded forests…

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Posted September 4, 2018

ShoreRivers Hosts 14th Annual Ride for Clean Rivers

On Sunday, September 16, ShoreRivers will host the 14th Annual Ride for Clean Rivers. Ride the beautiful back roads of Talbot and Queen Anne’s Counties in support of ShoreRivers’ work for clean water. This is a great way to bring summer to a close surrounded by friends, family, and fellow community members. Register at rideforcleanrivers.org…

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Posted August 30, 2018

ShoreRivers – Outreach & Restoration Manager

ShoreRivers seeks an Outreach and Restoration Manager to join our team and help fulfill our mission to protect and restore our rivers and the living resources they support. This position manages the River-Friendly Yards Campaign, coordinates volunteer water quality monitoring programs, and manages restoration projects. The ideal candidate will be an energetic, outgoing individual who…

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Posted May 10, 2018

ShoreRivers Hosts First Annual State of the Chester, Wye, and Eastern Bay

ShoreRivers will host its first annual State of the Rivers presentation focusing on the Chester and Wye Rivers and Eastern Bay on Wednesday, May 16 at the Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center (CBEC), located at 600 Discovery Lane in Grasonville. The event is free and open to the public. Doors open at 5:30 pm for a…

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Posted May 8, 2018

Development & Event Coordinator

ShoreRivers seeks a full-time Development and Event Coordinator to join our team and help fulfill our mission to protect and restore our rivers and the living resources they support. The ideal candidate will be an energetic, outgoing individual who is organized, detail oriented, and enthusiastic about the environment and the communities we serve. The position is located…

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Posted May 8, 2018

Tour the Shore Kayak Series – July 27, Turners Creek

ShoreRivers is taking to the water and invites you to join our annual Tour the Shore guided kayak series on our local rivers. ShoreRivers is an environmental nonprofit whose mission is to protect and restore Eastern Shore waterways through science-based advocacy, restoration, and education. Tour the Shore introduces residents and visitors to our local rivers,…

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Posted May 8, 2018

Tour the Shore Kayak Series – June 22, Cambridge Creek

ShoreRivers is taking to the water and invites you to join our annual Tour the Shore guided kayak series on our local rivers. ShoreRivers is an environmental nonprofit whose mission is to protect and restore Eastern Shore waterways through science-based advocacy, restoration, and education. Tour the Shore introduces residents and visitors to our local rivers,…

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Posted May 8, 2018

Tour the Shore Adventure Series – May 18, Tuckahoe Creek

ShoreRivers is taking to the water and invites you to join our annual Tour the Shore guided kayak series on our local rivers. ShoreRivers is an environmental nonprofit whose mission is to protect and restore Eastern Shore waterways through science-based advocacy, restoration, and education. Tour the Shore introduces residents and visitors to our local rivers,…

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Posted April 17, 2018

ShoreRivers – Development and Event Coordinator

ShoreRivers seeks a Development and Event Coordinator to join our team and help fulfill our mission to protect and restore our rivers and the living resources they support. The ideal candidate will  be  an  energetic, outgoing individual who is organized, detail oriented, and enthusiastic about the environment and the communities we serve. The position is…

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Posted April 13, 2018

Senator Van Hollen to Speak at Inaugural ShoreRivers Event April 20

ShoreRivers will host its annual State of the Midshore Rivers Party on Friday, April 20, 2018 at 5:00 pm. The event takes place at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in Saint Michaels, Maryland and will report on the current state of the Choptank, Miles and Wye Rivers. Admission is free and open to the…

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Posted April 2, 2018

Senator Van Hollen to Speak at Inaugural ShoreRivers Event April 20

ShoreRivers will host its annual State of the Midshore Rivers Party on Friday, April 20, 2018 at 5:00 pm. The event takes place at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in Saint Michaels, Maryland and will report on the current state of the Choptank, Miles and Wye Rivers. Admission is free and open to the…

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Posted April 2, 2018

Lawn Fertilizer Awareness Week April 1-8, 2018

Last year, ShoreRivers (formerly Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy), partnered with over 20 organizations throughout the Chesapeake Bay watershed to provide awareness about lawn fertilizer use. Through these efforts, the organization was able to reach almost 20,000 individuals via social media. A Tool Kit is available at shorerivers.org. For more information, visit the ShoreRivers Facebook page or…

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Posted February 7, 2018

Wild & Scenic Film Festival Comes to Cambridge February 16

ShoreRivers (formerly Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy) and Dorchester Citizens for Planned Growth (DCPG) are pleased to announce that tickets are still available for the 3rd annual Cambridge Wild & Scenic Film Festival on February 16, 2018. The festival presents seven short environmental and adventure films that illustrate the beauty of the Earth and the work that…

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Posted January 31, 2018

ShoreRivers Seeks Agricultural Specialist

ShoreRivers seeks an Agricultural Specialist to act as the primary liaison with the farming community in our efforts to achieve healthy waterways across Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The ideal candidate will be committed to environmental conservation and have significant experience in agricultural practices and with the farming community on the Eastern Shore. This is a full-time…

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Posted November 15, 2017

ShoreRivers – the Eastern Shore’s Uncompromising Voice for Clean Rivers

ShoreRivers – the Eastern Shore’s Uncompromising Voice for Clean Rivers by Jeff Horstman and Isabel Junkin Hardesty The Eastern Shore’s rivers weave through farmland, forests, marshes and towns on their way to the Chesapeake Bay. Each river is unique, with its own character, but they share in common the fish, crabs, waterfowl and people that…

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Posted May 30, 2017

MRC SEEKS VOLUNTEER CREEKWATCHERS

Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC) is seeking volunteers to join our Creekwatchers program on the Wye River, Cox Creek, Crab Alley, and Harris Creek. Creekwatcher teams conduct water quality monitoring at approximately 115 sites on nine rivers and Eastern Bay. Volunteers measure salinity, temperature, water clarity, and dissolved oxygen, and test for nitrogen, phosphorus, and chlorophyll a…

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Posted January 23, 2017

MRC Assists Town of Greensboro with Tree Project

Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC) and the Town of Greensboro have formed a partnership to develop and implement the Greensboro Tree Initiative. With a total of $43,247 awarded from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), this project will identify opportunities to improve water quality in the Choptank River using…

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Posted January 18, 2017

Junkin Receives Ellen Fraites Wagner Award

Tim Junkin, founder of Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC), was the recipient of Chesapeake Bay Trust’s 2017 Ellen Fraites Wagner Award for Chesapeake Bay Stewardship. Pictured at the awards ceremony are, Junkin (with beard) surrounded by MRC staff members (left to right) Elle O’Brien, Tim Rosen, Kristin Junkin, Matt Pluta, Suzanne Sullivan and Sarah Boynton. Photo…

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