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.
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 […]
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.
Published: July 27, 2021
There’s a reason why we have the expression, “busy bee!” Would you like to lean why bees are always doing their pollinating thing? Master Beekeeper, Timothy McMahon, with the Montgomery County Beekeepers Association explains the joys of creating gardens that attracted nature’s best pollinators – bees! Video: Hissong Productions
Published: May 25, 2021
Rachel Ortt, Eco-credits Market Coordinator with Ecotone, Inc. talks about the many ways beaver help protect a waterway like the Severn River by creating wetlands that capture stormwater runoff and help filter out pollutants. Video: Hissong Productions
Published: April 27, 2021
Join Jeff Holland, Riverkeeper, writer, author, songwriter, naturalist and poet, as he shares his favorite hiking trails along the waterways of the Severn River and greater Anne Arundel County. Video: Hissong Productions
Published: March 18, 2021
Take a trip back in time for an eye-opening presentation on the history of lighthouses in Annapolis and the Chesapeake Bay. Our speaker is Bob Stevenson, Education Coordinator Chesapeake Chapter, United States Lighthouse Society. His presentation: Annapolis Lighthouses: Lost Treasures in a Changing Region. SRA’s John Wright Speaker Series is hosted by Bryan Gomes. Bryan […]
Published: October 12, 2020
Annual membership meeting of the Severn River Association – Sept. 3, 2020. The meeting features updates on active SRA programs, a keynote address by State. Sen. Ed Reilly, presentation of our Blue and Green Heron Awards, and introduction of President Erik Kreifeldt. Video Production: Hissong Productions.