• llilly
    added a new Event in
    Chesapeake Network
    Posted October 15, 2020

    November 10, 2020: The Environment and Our Health

    To register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-environment-and-our-health-tickets-125492376075?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing Never in recent history have we been more concerned about our health. The connections between environmental health and our own personal health are often over-looked, misunderstood or downplayed. Dr. Maany will discuss how wise land use and habitat conservation benefits our medical health. Specifically, she will address various infectious diseases such as…

    Read more

  • llilly
    added a new Event in
    Chesapeake Network
    Posted October 6, 2020

    November 12, 2020: Reducing Stormwater Runoff with Biochar Addition to Soils in Ellicott City

    The University of Delaware, in conjunction with Howard Ecoworks, conducted an innovative research project to test the runoff reduction potential of biochar as a soil amendment. Biochar was amended to two test sites in Ellicott City, MD, and infiltration and other soil properties were monitored over a 1.5-year period. The impact of biochar on increasing…

    Read more

  • llilly
    added a new Event in
    Chesapeake Network
    Posted July 7, 2020

    July 13, 2020: Investing in Chestnut Trees: The Economics and the Ecology

    SilvoCulture’s Michael Judd will discuss how chestnuts can provide stable ecologies and financial security for future generations in this virtual workshop. Nut trees have weathered time and provided cultures throughout our history with steady resources in the face of change. They provide stable perennial food sources for humans and wildlife, often producing for a hundred…

    Read more

  • llilly
    added a new Job in
    Chesapeake Network
    Posted September 6, 2019

    (Columbia, MD) Deputy Director- Howard EcoWorks

    Howard EcoWorks is currently hiring for the Deputy Director position. This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to help lead a new and rapidly growing nonprofit organization with unique programming and a skilled, talented and dedicated staff.  The Deputy Director leads in the overall administration and operation of the organization with the Executive Director….

    Read more