Saving Special Places Week

June 3-June 11

A spring giving drive to protect the places around the Chesapeake Bay watershed that matter to you. Join us for upcoming events during the week.

Webinar- Fones Cliffs and the Rappahannock Tribe

Wednesday, June 7, 12:00 p.m.

Learn more about this exciting collaboration to rematriate the lands of the Rappahannock Tribe in Virginia, which is a nationwide model for Indigenous-led
conservation. We’ll discuss the history of Fones Cliffs, the state of current rematriation efforts, collaboration with the US Fish and Wildlife Service and future plans.

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Stream Monitoring Training

Friday, June 9, 9:00 a.m.

Susquehanna University’s Freshwater Research Institute, 1250 W Sassafras St, Selinsgrove, PA 17870

Come out in the field for stream monitoring training to improve the health of our central Pennsylvania streams.

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Stream and Habitat Assessment Training

Friday, June 9. 9:00 a.m.

Selinsgrove, PA

We invite your participation to learn from a monitoring expert with Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection about a simple but important habitat
data collection and reporting method to support Chesapeake Conservancy’s 30 by 30 stream delisting initiative! Space is limited.

Fill out the interest form today

Hike at Patapsco Valley State Park

Saturday, June 10, 9:00 p.m.-11:00 a.m.

Hilton Area- 1101 Hilton Ave, Catonsville, MD 21228

Join us for a casual hike led by our bi-lingual rangers. Prior to the hike there will be a ribbon cutting for the new Hilton Area Ranger Station. Space is limited.

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Bay Paddle and Rock Hall 5k

June 22-July 23

Join dozens of kayakers, standup paddle boarders and surf skiers for an epic event on the Chesapeake Bay. You can choose from the 12 or 33 mile options or sign up for the 5k road race in Rock Hall, MD. Proceeds benefit Chesapeake Conservancy, WaterKeepers Chesapeake and Oyster Recovery Partnership.

Learn more here