GreenGive Kick Off Party

Date
Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Time
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Location
Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts

Scenic Rivers Land Trust is proud to once again be a co-host of GreenGive, a 24-hour online fundraising and engagement-building initiative to expand participation in 10 Anne Arundel County waterway and environmental organizations.

GreenGive is a day of giving starting on May 28 at 5 p.m. through May 29 at 5 p.m. that harnesses the collective power of individuals like you to provide the critical funds needed to protect our waters and lands. You can join with us “for the greener good” by giving online during the GreenGive, and by spreading the word about GreenGive in your community, your workplace, or your congregation.

Please join us "for the greener good" at the GreenGive LIVE Kick Off Party. RSVP for the event at the link below. We hope to see you there!

Register Here

Volunteer Stewards Training and Kick Off

Date
Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Time
6 pm start for new volunteers
7:30 pm start for returning volunteers

Location
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, 177 Admiral Cochrane Dr, Annapolis, MD 21401

Scenic Rivers Land Trust relies on volunteer stewards to help us conduct annual monitoring visits and reporting for our 66 conservation easements. These site visits and reports are a critical component to our commitment to the properties under easement with Scenic Rivers. Volunteers typically complete 2 to 5 site visits. You choose your commitment level. New volunteers must attend this orientation and training event. Returning volunteers should plan to attend to receive your property assignments.

To volunteer and register for the training event, email Sarah Knebel, Conservation Director, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or call 410-980-6837.

 

Land Conservation 101 for Landowners

Date
Thursday, July 18, 2019

Time
2 pm to 3:30 pm

Location
Edgewater Community Library, 25 Stepneys Ln, Edgewater, MD 21037

This is a FREE workshop, but registration is required.

Have you thought about conserving your land, but aren't quite sure what that entails? Learn the basics of conservation easements and what this opportunity can do for you. Scenic Rivers staff will provide information, options, and answers to your questions.

An exciting local grant program can provide a $3,000 per acre incentive to encourage easements on forested land or land that could be planted in forest. Over the last two years, Scenic Rivers has helped landowners be awarded $2.3 million to protect their land.

This workshop is geared toward landowners with 10 acres or more. Register via the link below.

Register Here

 

Land Conservation 101 for Landowners

Date 
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 

Time
6 pm to 7:30 pm

Location
Crofton Community Library, 1681 Riedel Rd, Crofton, MD 21114

This is a FREE workshop, but registration is required.

Have you thought about conserving your land, but aren't quite sure what that entails? Learn the basics of conservation easements and what this opportunity can do for you. Scenic Rivers staff will provide information, options, and answers to your questions.

An exciting local grant program can provide a $3,000 per acre incentive to encourage easements on forested land or land that could be planted in forest. Over the last two years, Scenic Rivers has helped landowners be awarded $2.3 million to protect their land.

This workshop is geared toward landowners with 10 acres or more. Register via the link below.

Register Here

 

Conservation Celebration! 30 Years of Preservation

Date
Thursday, October 10, 2019

Time
6 pm to 9 pm

Location
The Bistro at South River, 3451 Solomons Island Rd, Edgewater, MD 21037

Save the date! Join Scenic Rivers Land Trust as we wrap up year of celebrating 30 years of protecting land and water in Anne Arundel County with our "Conservation Celebration!" This first-ever Scenic Rivers fundraising gala will honor our accomplishments so far and help us gear up for the next 30 years. There's still much work to be done!

Tickets will go on sale in June 2019. Check back then or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram for more details and alerts about the event.