VMN is planning its 2020 VMN recertification pin, and they have decided that the species for the pin will be an aquatic macroinvertebrate. They would like to invite any VMN volunteer (certified, member or trainee) to submit artwork that could be the basis for the pin design. Guidelines: 1. Species: You can choose any benthic macroinvertebrate species (for example, […]
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September 11, 9:00-2:00pm Virginia Department of Forestry Training Room 900 Natural Resources Drive Suite 800 Charlottesville, VA 22903 […]
Reposted from On the Job, a blog hosted by the American Geophysical Union A cool thing about working at Thriving Earth Exchange is learning about excellent work being done in community science. There is a lot going on in colleges and universities, and even research-focused universities are starting to change in ways that advance and […]
Join Thriving Earth Exchange for a free webinar on community science on 15 August, 2:00–3:00 p.m. EDT. Speakers will offer key tips and strategies based on their experiences with successful community science projects. Register to attend.
Photo: Barbara J. Saffir David Gorsline For the past 25+ years, I have participated in a program of monitoring nest boxes for Wood Ducks and Hooded Mergansers in Huntley Meadows Park. Our team monitors 16 boxes in the park’s wetlands. We are the people with the big boots and sticks, because almost all of the boxes […]
With its new Community Science Fellowship program, Thriving Earth Exchange is ready to support more communities than ever before! Please take a moment to share this opportunity with a colleague: Would you like to work with a scientist to advance a priority in your community? If you have time and community buy-in, Thriving Earth Exchange […]
Fairfax County Stormwater division is seeking plant-knowledgeable volunteers (on a one-off or recurring basis) to help thin/weed native plant gardens installed on school properties around the county through their “Revitalize, Restore, Replant! (R3) program“. Each school’s garden has been documented with the species planted, and your skill comes in to help remove plants that aren’t those desirable […]
HABITAT is a two-year Smithsonian-wide exhibition exploring one big idea: Protecting habitats protects life. Here are the 14 exhibits: Sheltering Branches Life Underground Dead Wood Is Life We Need You! Nests Bug B&B Biomes: Life in the Balance Key to the Forest Sign of the Dragonfly Foundation of the Sea Homes Monarchs on the Move […]
July 20, 2019 7:30 am – 11:00 am (MD) Join Brookside Gardens, Latino Outdoors, Latino Health Initiative and Montgomery County Councilmember Gabe Albornoz in celebrating Latino Conservation Week at the Second Annual Healthy Parks, Healthy People 5k Fun Run/Walk! Full details here
Thursday, July 18th 5:30-7:30pm Historic Earth Conservation Corps Pumphouse Join the GSDC Board of Directors for a summer evening of networking and celebration on the Anacostia River. Capital Nature is a proud member of the Green Spaces for DC (GSDC) alliance of organizations that support healthy and accessible green areas for the Washington DC area. […]