Speaker Series

The John Wright Speaker Series is an adult environmental education program open to all who wish to expand their knowledge. Speakers present on a variety of topics from bees to beavers, oyster restoration to recycling, and everything between. For more information on John Wright, click HERE.

Nature’s Best Hope – Dr. Doug Tallamy – May 2024

Published: May 22, 2024

We had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Doug Tallamy of the University of Delaware for our May 2024 John Wright Speaker Series. He spoke about how to transform our yards into biodiversity havens – even the smallest of yards! Here are some key points of his  presentation: We must shrink the lawn Keystone plants are […]

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Oyster Restoration in the Severn River

Published: November 18, 2022

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Osprey on the Patuxent

Published: November 7, 2022

Greg Kearns has been a naturalist with the Maryland National Capital Park & Planning Commission for over 35 years at Patuxent River Park in Croom, Md. He is also an accomplished photographer, expert birder, licensed bird bander and leader of eco-tours both here and abroad. Greg was named Conservationist of the Year by the Maryland […]

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Sen. Sarah Elfreth Previews 2022 Legislative Agenda

Published: December 28, 2021

State Senator Sarah Elfreth details her work promoting environmental and other legislation for the upcoming Maryland General Assembly for 2022. In particular, the Senator addresses her work with the Chesapeake Bay Commission, the new Oyster Advisory Committee and the State Parks Investment Commission.

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