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“Nationals October 2019

Saturday Bird Walk

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd, Lothian, MD

Join an avid Jug Bay birder to learn skills for identifying birds by sight and sound. Novice and experienced birders are welcome on this 2-3 mile walk to explore the forests and wetlands in search of the 250+ species of birds that call Jug Bay home, or migrate through. Wear comfortable walking shoes, dress for […]

Waterbird Survey

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd, Lothian, MD

Join a periodic survey of waterbirds on freshwater, tidal, marshes at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. The ornithological knowledge and collaborative attitude of our volunteer team creates a phenomenal learning experience. All of this in the beautiful early morning light of the Jug Bay Wetlands, on the Patuxent River. Ages: 12 and older. Free (entrance fee […]

Magnificent Marsh Mammals

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd, Lothian, MD

What mammals inhabit the lovely marshes at Jug Bay? Find out, and perhaps see some in person on an evening hike through the woods and along the edge of the marsh. Join Chuck Hatcher, Jug Bay’s resident expert on otters, for a 1-3 mile walk. Look and listen for signs of activity while Chuck shares […]

Anne Arundel Bird Club Walk

Quiet Waters Park 600 Quiet Waters Park Road, Annapolis, MD

Join Anne Arundel Bird Club Members Sue and Alan Young on a bird walk around the park. See how many resident and migrant birds you can spot! Participants should bring good walking shoes and binoculars (not required, but helpful!) Park admission fee is waived for participants. Upon arrival, inform the gate attendant that you are […]

Waterbird Survey

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd, Lothian, MD

Join a periodic survey of waterbirds on freshwater, tidal, marshes at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. The ornithological knowledge and collaborative attitude of our volunteer team creates a phenomenal learning experience. All of this in the beautiful early morning light of the Jug Bay Wetlands, on the Patuxent River. Ages: 12 and older. Free (entrance fee […]

Magnificent Marsh Mammals

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd, Lothian, MD

What mammals inhabit the lovely marshes at Jug Bay? Find out, and perhaps see some in person on an evening hike through the woods and along the edge of the marsh. Join Chuck Hatcher, Jug Bay’s resident expert on otters, for a 1-3 mile walk. Look and listen for signs of activity while Chuck shares […]

Pollinator/Preserve Wednesday

Emory Waters Nature Preserve 6032 Pindell Road, Lothian, MD

    Every Wednesday, year-round, see Jug Bay’s newest property, Emory Waters Nature Preserve, and learn about native perennials that support our native butterflies, bees, and other pollinators. More info. Friends of Jug Bay is a GreenGive partner.

First Day Hikes – Start the New Year Outside!

various locations

First Day Hikes in Maryland State Parks First Day Hikes include First Weekend Outdoor Opportunities, with Ranger-led Hikes and Self-Guided Hike Options for the Whole Family! Maryland State Parks will be […]

Pollinator/Preserve Wednesday

Emory Waters Nature Preserve 6032 Pindell Road, Lothian, MD

    Every Wednesday, year-round, see Jug Bay’s newest property, Emory Waters Nature Preserve, and learn about native perennials that support our native butterflies, bees, and other pollinators. More info. […]

Waterbird Survey

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd, Lothian, MD

Join a periodic survey of waterbirds on freshwater, tidal, marshes at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. The ornithological knowledge and collaborative attitude of our volunteer team creates a phenomenal learning experience. […]

Waterbird Survey

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd, Lothian, MD

Join a periodic survey of waterbirds on freshwater, tidal, marshes at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. It’s a phenomenal learning experience in the beautiful early morning light of the Jug Bay Wetlands on the Patuxent River. Ages: 12 and older. More info. Friends of Jug Bay is a GreenGive partner.

Jug Bay Field Work Fridays

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd, Lothian, MD

Kick off the weekend with the great feeling that comes with doing good and important work! Join Jug Bay Field Work Fridays every Friday rain or shine. Volunteers join staff naturalists to tackle a stewardship project in need of support. Projects include invasive plant removals, trash clean-ups, gardening, citizen science monitoring, and more. Volunteers are […]

Free Friday Guided Tour: Discover Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd, Lothian, MD

Join a Jug Bay Naturalist for a free guided tour of the Marsh Boardwalk to discover the wonderful and unique plants and animals found here at the Sanctuary! A brief history of the Sanctuary will be included. Tour is approximately 45 minutes in length and is free with the $6 vehicle entrance fee to the […]

Monthly Bird Walk at Kinder Farm Park

Kinder Farm Park 1001 Kinder Farm Park Rd, Millersville, MD

The Anne Arundel Bird Club leads a monthly bird walk at Kinder Farm Park. The contact is Alan Young, [email protected], 410-991-8300. More info

Jug Bay Field Work Fridays

Kick off the weekend with the great feeling that comes with doing good and important work! Join Jug Bay Field Work Fridays every Friday rain or shine. Volunteers join staff naturalists to tackle a stewardship project in need of support. Projects include invasive plant removals, trash clean-ups, gardening, citizen science monitoring, and more. Volunteers are […]

Pollinator/Preserve Wednesday

Emory Waters Nature Preserve 6032 Pindell Road, Lothian, MD

    Every Wednesday, year-round, see Jug Bay’s newest property, Emory Waters Nature Preserve, and learn about native perennials that support our native butterflies, bees, and other pollinators. More info. Friends of Jug Bay is a GreenGive partner.

Wild and Scenic Film Festival – Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay

https://www.allianceforthebay.org/event/wild-scenic-film-festival/ Since 2019, the Alliance has brought communities in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington, DC together by hosting the Wild & Scenic Film Festival in all four states on the […]

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Jug Bay Field Work Fridays

Kick off the weekend with the great feeling that comes with doing good and important work! Join Jug Bay Field Work Fridays every Friday rain or shine. Volunteers join staff naturalists to tackle a stewardship project in need of support. Projects include invasive plant removals, trash clean-ups, gardening, citizen science monitoring, and more. Volunteers are […]

Free Friday Guided Tour: Discover Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd, Lothian, MD

Join a Jug Bay Naturalist for a free guided tour of the Marsh Boardwalk to discover the wonderful and unique plants and animals found here at the Sanctuary! A brief history of the Sanctuary will be included. Tour is approximately 45 minutes in length and is free with the $6 vehicle entrance fee to the […]

Skunk Cabbage Swamp Stomp

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary 1361 Wrighton Rd, Lothian, MD

Join volunteer Siobhan Percey, who studied skunk cabbage and learned a lot about this unusual wetland inhabitant. Walk off-trail to visit this fascinating plant, in bloom, along the swamp edges. Wear boots that can get wet. Bring a small flashlight if you have one. Ages: 12+. Fee: $5 per person. Registration and current health guidelines […]