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    Basic Vascular Plant ID Course

    Designed for wetland professionals to improve vegetation identification skills, Environmental Concern’s three-day Basic Vascular Plant ID field course will focus on vascular wetland plant identification. Emphasis will be placed on key field characteristics of select vascular plant families. Instructor-led and group keying will teach the necessary skills for field identification of wetland indicator species as…

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    Spring Native Plant Sale and Monarch Festival – May 10th & 11th

    Environmental Concern (EC) will offer an attractive variety of quality native homegrown plants at their Spring Native Plant Sale and Monarch Festival on Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11 from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm. With over 47 years of experience growing plants native to the Chesapeake Bay watershed, EC is sure to have…

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    Basic Wetland Delineation Course for Professionals – April 30-May 4

    Environmental Concern (EC) invites all students and professionals just entering the field of wetland science, as well as those needing a review, to attend this 5-day (40 hour) Basic Wetland Delineation Course. Bill and Sean Sipple, course instructors, will be using the 1987 Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineation Manual and Regional Supplement during the in-class…

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    Seed Collection for Milkweed and Monarch Butterflies

    Join us on Friday, September 7th from 11:00 am until noon. You’ll gain all of the knowledge you need to help us increase milkweed seed inventory for the 2019 milkweed crop. Monarchs need milkweed to survive. They only lay their eggs on milkweed leaves, and Monarch caterpillars only eat milkweed. Monarchs are currently on the…

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    Wetland Plant Identification Course – August 14th and 15th

    Join us at Environmental Concern’s campus in St.Michaels for this 2 day field course designed for wetland professionals to improve vegetation identification skills. This course will focus on both tidal and non-tidal wetland plant identification. Emphasis will be placed on key field characteristics of select vascular plant families.  Instructor-led and group keying will teach the…

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    Environmental Concern – Receptionist Position Open

    Environmental Concern (EC) is looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team of professionals. The receptionist is EC’s first point of contact, responsible for greeting visitors and customers in person and on the phone. The candidate must have strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to interact with people in a courteous manner. General knowledge…

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    Environmental Concern’s 18th Annual Spring Native Plant Sale

    The 18th Annual Spring Plant Sale at Environmental Concern’s Campus in St. Michaels is the perfect place to get inspired, and to pick up native plants grown in EC’s nursery. This year’s sale takes place on Mother’s Day weekend, Friday, May 11th and Saturday, May 12th   from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Garden lovers will…

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    Environmental Concern Celebrates Earth Day at Layton’s Chance Winery

    April 22 Layton’s Chance Winery 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Environmental Concern Celebrates Earth Day at Layton’s Chance Winery from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Join Environmental Concern (EC) on Sunday, April 22 for Earth Day at Layton’s Chance Winery and Vineyard.  Participate in EC’s Mid-Atlantic Monarch Initiative (MAMI) activities and learn how to attract…

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    Basic Wetland Delineation Course

    Professional Course April 30 to May 4 Basic Wetland Delineation Students & professionals just entering the field of wetland science should attend this 4.5-day course on the 1987 Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineation Methods. The course covers the Clean Water Act Section 404 regulations, updated regulation changes, & individual wetland parameters of vegetation, soils, &…

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    Environmental Concern Inc. – Native Plant Nursery Assistant

    Full time position for energetic staff person. Responsibilities include maintaining and monitoring plants. Watering and weeding plants is required on a daily basis. All work is outdoors – must be able to tolerate all weather conditions. Assistant will work under the supervision of the Head Grower. Some experience working with plants preferred. Excellent benefits package….

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