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    (Middle River, MD) NHSM Canoe Trip: Watersheds Explained

    Register Here: https://marylandnature.org/events/ Watersheds explained…how it’s all connected: Do you know how many square miles the Chesapeake Bay’s watershed is? Or how many states are within its boundaries? Come join naturalist Missy Lauterbach in exploring the beautiful, marshy waterways of Dundee Creek, one of the prettiest tributaries and learn about how this wonderful watershed works!…

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    (Middle River, MD) Canoe Trip (morning paddle): Watersheds Explained

    Please follow this link to register for this trip: https://marylandnature.wildapricot.org/event-3509490 Watersheds explained…how it’s all connected: Do you know how many square miles the Chesapeake Bay’s watershed is? Or how many states are within its boundaries? Come join naturalist Missy Lauterbach in exploring the beautiful, marshy waterways of Dundee Creek, one of the prettiest tributaries and…

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    Natural History Society of Maryland August Fossil Club Meeting

    Presentation by David Bohaska on the Fossils of Calvert Cliffs Since 1989, David Bohaska has worked at the Smithsonian in the Department of Paleobiology as a Research Assistant and Collections Manager where he works with his specialty, collecting fossil marine mammals. He has his B.A. in Geology from Rutgers and Masters in Biology from UCLA….

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    Natural History Society of Maryland Canoe Trip (morning paddle): Conservation on the Creek

      Who wouldn’t love a relaxing morning on the water? Come join naturalist Missy Lauterbach in exploring the beautiful, marshy waterways of Dundee Creek. Witness which birds frequent this abundant haven and learn about their different fishing techniques. Watch the minnows scatter as you glide over their nurseries. Spot the slough of a young blue…

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    NATURE CONNECTIONS: Soil Smarts

    Photo Credit: Josh Larios   NATURE CONNECTIONS: Soil Smarts Soil is the uppermost layer of the Earth’s crust in which land plants grow. Come get your hands dirty as we dive into soil activities!  We will determine soil texture, assess soil structure, and measure pH. Feel free to bring a soil sample from your yard…

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    NHSM Archaeology Club Field Trip: Antietam National Battlefield

    Jason Shellenhamer will regale Archaeology Club members on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, with tales about his experiences as a professional archaeologist digging at Antietam National Park. We will journey through the park to various spots to get ‘behind the scenes’ stories of how history is being preserved at Antietam. We will learn the importance of…

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    Nature Connections at the Natural History Society of Maryland- Wings and Things

    Photo Credit: Andy Reago & Chrissy McClarren  During this month’s Nature Connections we will turn our attention to the vibrant world of butterflies and moths.  Join us as we explore the Natural History Society’s extensive collection of these amazing creatures and learn from the experts about transforming your own backyard by creating butterfly friendly spaces. …

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    Part-time Outdoor Program Coordinator- The Natural History Society of Maryland

    The Natural History Society of Maryland (NHSM) is looking for an Outdoor Program Coordinator to organize, schedule, and advertise their outdoor programs. The ideal person for this position will have good organizational skills, love interacting with people, and have a strong desire to connect people to the natural world. He/she will have good computer skills…

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    Life on the Seafloor- The Natural History Society of Maryland

    Life on the seafloor is just as complicated as it is on land, just more difficult to see.  Learn the fascinating strategies gastropods, wormsand sponges have developed to survive. $10 NHSM Members $15 Non-Members Registration is Required: https://marylandnature.wildapricot.org/event-3400574  Presented By: Tom Piscitelli has a wide range of interests in both living and fossil organisms as well as in geology, rocks, minerals and crystals. He has talked about…

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    Bees of Maryland- Natural History Society of Maryland

    Did you know that there are approximately 4000 species of bees in the United States, 800 species east of the Mississippi River, and over 400 species in Maryland?  Little is known about the populations of most of these species.  In 2009, Gene Scarpulla conducted a yearlong survey of the bees on Hart-Miller Island to increase…

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