Published: October 16, 2018
It’s happened again, the world-famous Slaughter Across The Water, the annual Tug-O-War between Downtown Annapolis and the Maritime Republic of Eastport (The MRE). It’s on for Saturday, Nov. 3. We need volunteers to help our pals, the Back Creek Conservancy (BCC), sell tickets and hand out wristbands at Ticket Booth #1. It’s a great way […]
Published: October 15, 2018
Just how do you go about cleaning up a creek that’s been an active harbor in Annapolis for well over 300 years? How do you deal with the legacy of stormwater runoff and pollution that’s been accumulating since our colonial past? To find out, join us this Tuesday night, Oct. 16, at 7 p.m. at […]
Published: September 17, 2018
The best time is September 18.
Our guest speaker will be Suzanne Pittenger-Slear, President of Environmental Concern in St. Michael’s. Suzanne will present “A Practical Guide To Living Shoreline Creation And Native Planting Landscaping: A Fall Planting Guide.”
Published: August 19, 2018
This is a sad shot of the infamous Mud Floods created during a major story in fall of 2017. This is what is was like for residents of Annapolis Neck, Lake Ogleton and its feeder creeks when they had to deal with the runoff from contraction on the Key School’s athletic fields. All that sediment […]
Published: August 16, 2018
Oyster fans enjoy a boat ride and lunch provided by WaterMark to celebrate the start of Operation Build-A-Reef, which planted 50 million oyster spat-on-shell to restore oyster reefs in the Severn River. Operation Build-A-Reef is a partnership between the Oyster Recovery Partnership, the Severn River Association, Department of Natural Resources and WaterMark.
Published: July 12, 2018
This is how 50 million oyster spat-on-shell planting gets done. The oyster planting ship, The Robert Lee, brings up 11 million baby oysters on day on of Operation Build-A-Reef. The ship’s deck is chock full of oyster spat-on-shell from the Horn Point Hatchery in Cambridge, MD, which is run by the University of Maryland. Once […]