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Winter Photo Challenge: All the Colors of Cold

Share your inspirational winter images by midnight, Dec. 4! The longest nights of the year are at hand, and the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC) wants to know where YOU find your sources of joy and inspiration. Send us your favorite winter nature pics by Dec. 4, and they could appear on SERC’s social media…

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Accepting Proposals to Present at the 2024 Choose Clean Water Conference

The Choose Clean Water Coalition is accepting proposals to lead field trips and present sessions and workshops at its annual conference, gathering May 20-22, 2024 in Ellicott City, Maryland. Any person or organization is invited to lead presentations or field trips that energize participants through thoughtful engagement, share new and innovative learnings, and stir enthusiasm…

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Chesapeake Bay Trust Youth Environmental Education Grant Program OPEN

The Youth Environmental Education Grant Program (f.k.a. Mini Pre-K-12 Environmental Education Grant Program) is open and accepting proposals.  The deadline to submit a proposal is: Friday, January 12, 2024, at 4pm. The Youth Environmental Education Grant Program was established to provide accessible funds to schools, organizations, and agencies for youth environmental education opportunities and educator support. To accomplish this goal the program…

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Calling all Writers—seeking place-based Chesapeake Bay writing for new anthology!

Campfire Stories is a collection of stories from America’s beloved national parks and outdoor regions, intended to be read together around the fire (literal or figurative!). Created by Dave and Ilyssa Kyu, the series brings a wide range of nature-focused stories, through diverse forms of writing (e.g. essays, prose, poetry, ballads, short stories), that convey…

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Guardian Award Nominations: Chesapeake Community Research Symposium 2024

The Chesapeake Community Modeling Program is soliciting nominations for the 2024 “Sellner Chesapeake Guardian Award.” Individuals nominated should have made significant and selfless contributions to the research, management and policy maker communities in Chesapeake Bay and/or its watershed. The nominee should have demonstrated sustained contributions. A worthy recipient might also be someone who has influenced…

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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: Chesapeake Community Research Symposium 2024

The Chesapeake Community Modeling Program is now accepting presentation and poster abstracts for the 2024 Chesapeake Community Research Symposium! Please consider submitting an abstract for one or more of the special sessions listed here and on the symposium website. The deadline for submitting abstracts is February 1, 2024. The Symposium will take place June 10-12,…

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Chesapeake Bay Trust is announcing the release of the Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Pooled Monitoring Initiative’s Restoration Research Program

The Chesapeake Bay Trust, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation through the Environmental Protection Agency’s Chesapeake Bay Program Office, Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Charles County, Frederick County, Harford County, Montgomery County, and the Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration, the Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection, and…

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Request for Proposals for Contractual Services to Provide Outreach & Technical Assistance for the Chesapeake Conservation and Climate Corps – Chesapeake Bay Trust

The Chesapeake Conservation and Climate Corps Program (https://cbtrust.org/chesapeake-climate-corps/) is one of the Trust’s flagship programs which promotes and protects the environment by providing young adults with opportunities to gain career skills and become more engaged through meaningful community service. The Corps is a one-year term of stipend-supported service that places young adults (ages 18-25) with…

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Are you interested in hosting a C-StREAM intern this summer? Here is how you can! (**DEADLINE NOVEMBER 10)

Dear Colleagues, Are you eager to support young aspiring environmental professionals? The Chesapeake Research Consortium’s (CRC) Chesapeake Student Recruitment, Early Advisement, and Mentoring (C-StREAM) program is focused on recruiting, advising, and mentoring college students from populations who have been historically excluded from the environmental field and are underrepresented in environmental research and management professions. For…

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EPA Chesapeake Bay Program Goal Implementation Team Funding Program- Applications due October 16, 2023

The Chesapeake Bay Trust (the Trust), with support from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, invites entities experienced in various aspects of tree canopy, urban forestry, tree nursery supply, data review and development, climate resilience, environmental communication and information sharing, and other watershed issues to submit proposals to the Trust for Scope of Work #4: Addressing…

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