Tag: Invasive species

Midshipmen help Greenscape Day at St. Lukes in Eastport

Midshipmen help Greenscape Day at St. Lukes in Eastport

| May 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

Celebrating Annapolis Greenscape Day on April 25, over 50 volunteers came to St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Eastport to work on restoring a degraded woodland adjoining Back Creek.   Twenty USNA Midshipmen, five Master Watershed Stewards, church members and community volunteers removed English ivy from the trees.  Members of 4-H picked up 10 bags of […]

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Watershed Stewards Academy to host conference in Davidsonville

Watershed Stewards Academy to host conference in Davidsonville

| February 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Watershed Stewards Academy to host conference in Davidsonville.  This year’s conference will take place on Saturday, February 28, 2015, from 8:30 am – 4pm, in a new location:  Holy Family Catholic Church, 826 West Central Avenue, Davidsonville, MD.     The Watershed Stewards Academy, a program of the Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center, trains […]

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SERC to host free science lectures

SERC to host free science lectures

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Smithsonian Environmental Research Center is hosting its first two free science lectures of the summer on June 17 and July 15. SERC Evening Lecture Series Talk: “Global Shipping and Marine Invasions: The Beginning of the Anthropocene” Speaker: Dr. Ian Davidson Summary: Most experts date the start of the Anthropocene—the “Age of Humans”—to the rise of fossil fuels […]

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