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Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay – Chesapeake Collective Call for Art!

The Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay is excited to announce its first Chesapeake Collective Call for Art to participate in an environmental art exhibition at the upcoming 17th Annual Chesapeake Watershed Forum held at the National Conservation Training Center in Shepherdstown, West Virginia. Regardless of your experience or education in the art field or environmental…

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Anne Arundel County BWPR “A Land of Rivers” Report is now available!

This report summarizes the cumulative outcomes of the innovative Bay restoration and conservation work supported by the Anne Arundel County DPW Bureau of Watershed Protection & Restoration. This work would not be possible without all of the amazing partners featured, not to mention all the residents that work every day to make Anne Arundel “the…

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NFWF is Now Accepting Applications 2023 Innovative Nutrient and Sediment Reduction Grants Program

NFWF is soliciting proposals under the Innovative Nutrient and Sediment Reduction (INSR) Grants program to accelerate the rate and scale of water quality improvements through the implementation of best management practices that cost-effectively reduce nutrient and sediment pollution to local rivers and streams and the Chesapeake Bay. View a PDF of the RFP here. For…

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Win an Alliance Hat – Project Clean Stream Kicks Off Next Week!

Project Clean Stream kicks off in just over a week, but you can get a head start with our trash pickup contest this month! From now until the end of September, take a photo of you picking up trash and tag us @allianceforthbay for a chance to win an Alliance hat! If you’re interested in…

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Announcing the 2022-2023 Chesapeake Agricultural Networking Forum

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation is happy to announce plans for the 2022-2023 Chesapeake Agricultural Networking Forum and Listening Sessions. The Forum brings together NFWF grantees, partners, and practitioners in agricultural conservation from across the region to discuss emerging trends and topics, network and share ideas, and inform what’s next in our collective efforts…

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The Chesapeake Bay Trust is Hiring! Multiple Jobs in Multiple Departments

The Chesapeake Bay Trust is hiring.  We have open positions in our programs and development departments, including Program Officers for Outreach and Education and our new Urban Trees program, a Program Coordinator, and a Development Assistant.  Please share!  Visit www.cbtrust.org/employment-opportunities for the full job descriptions.

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Apply for the MSRA – Jim Gracie Memorial Scholarship!

After Jim’s passing in 2020, the MSRA established the Jim Gracie Memorial Scholarship to aide students pursuing education and technical training in the natural resources industry, and who demonstrate a passion for streams and the natural environment. The Jim Gracie Memorial Scholarship for 2022 is open to all students residing in Maryland and Virginia who…

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Celebrating “20 Years and Growing” with the NOAA B-WET Program!

The NOAA Bay Watershed Education and Training (B-WET) program is a competitive grant program that began in 2002 to support a partnership for watershed restoration in the Chesapeake Bay. The program has since grown to serve seven regions around the country: California, Chesapeake Bay, Great Lakes, Gulf of Mexico, Hawaii, New England, and Pacific Northwest….

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EPA GOAL IMPLEMENTATION TEAM (GIT) RFP NOW OPEN FOR TWO SCOPES OF WORK- DUE ON AUGUST 25, 2022

The Chesapeake Bay Trust has been designated to receive federal funds from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as part of the Chesapeake Bay Program Goal Implementation Team Funding Program. The work funded by this initiative advances outcomes identified in the 2014 Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement. Each year, certain outcomes are chosen by the Chesapeake Bay Program as top…

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Civic Engagement Toolkit

In cooperation with the Coalition for the Delaware Watershed, the Choose Clean Watershed Coalition is excited to announce we have launched a comprehensive Civic Engagement Toolkit for the general election. It includes resources on everything from voter registration and deadlines, to social media graphics and state-specific ballot tracking links. This will assist your organization on…

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