August 18, 2022, 12 pm - 1 pm
Ask the Alliance - Identify Trees in the Watershed
Join Ryan Davis from the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay for this informative webinar as he demonstrates how to identify numerous tree species in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. To register, visit this link.
August 21 & 28; September 24, 2022
Weed Warrior Workdays
Times and locations vary
Join Montgomery County (MD)’s Weed Warriors to help remove and manage invasive plant species in the woodlands of the county’s parks. Participation numbers vary and pre-registration is required. Click on the date(s) for more information. August 21: Manor Park Neighborhood Conservation Area; August 28: Glen Hills Local Park; and September 24: Sligo Creek Stream Valley Park.
September 7, 2022, 8:15 am - 1 pm
Urban Tree Summit
The eleventh annual Urban Tree Summit kicks off with virtual sessions on September 7, followed by field trip opportunities on September 8, 14, and 15. Arborists, environmental/green industry professionals, designers, housing developers, and interested citizens are invited to learn new techniques and concepts to ensure the survival of trees in our built environment. Click here for more information.
September 29, 2022, 10 am -12 pm
2022 Wood Heater Slam
The fifth Wood Heater Design Challenge from the Alliance for Green Heat will be held via Zoom on September 29th. The 2022 Wood Heater Slam is an opportunity for teams to pitch innovative wood stove ideas to retailers, the public and panels of experts, who will assess whose stove is the most innovative and has the most market potential. Teams who get the most points are eligible for funding to move forward to the competition stage of the 5th Wood Heater Design Challenge. The application form is due August 15. Click here for more information.