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Calvert 4-H Chesapeake Outdoor Discovery Camp

Monday, Aug. 5, 2019 - 9:00am to Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 - 4:00pm
King's Landing Park
COME AND GET DIRTY WITH 4-H THIS SUMMER! CHESAPEAKE OUTDOOR DISCOVERY CAMP WHEN Monday, August 5, 2019 through Friday, August 9, 2019 from 9 AM-4 PM each day. FEATURING • Butterflies/Insects• Birds• Water • Soils • Trees • GIS/GPS • Experiments• Special Program at the Calvert Marine Museum •...
The Seeds of Change 4-H Club received a grant from Chesapeake Bay Trust (see their website at: to stencil storm drains in Cambridge neighborhoods. Storm drain stencils help remind...

Saving Your Soil and the Chesapeake Bay

Green Heron (NOAA photo)
The topsoil on your property is a valuable resource and the foundation for a healthy landscape. Loss of soil through erosion can mean trouble, not only for your landscape, but for local streams and rivers and the Chesapeake Bay. If you are losing soil from your property, there are several things...

Bay-Wise Gardening

Saturday, May. 11, 2013 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Calvert Library - Prince Frederick Branch
Learn the small changes you can make in your gardening habits to lessen your impact on the bay and surrounding environment, thus improving the health of the bay.
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