Mixed Results for Submerged Aquatic Vegetation (SAV)

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Underwater grasses, or SAVs, have been in the news lately as the annual observations of their spread and health has recently been released. The results show the third consecutive year of overall decline. (See https://news.maryland.gov/dnr/2021/07/28/lingering-impacts-from-extreme-weather-events-affect-chesapeake-bay-underwater-grasses-in-2020/) However, several areas actually saw an … Continued

Letter to Planning Commissioners

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On June 24th, the Planning Commission will meet to discuss the status of and review draft chapters of Environment and Community Facilities as part of the Comprehensive Plan update. CRC has submitted the following letter to the Commissioners. We encourage … Continued

Celebrate Earth Day All Week

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Join with CRC for a spring clean up this Saturday, April 24th from 10 am until 1 pm.  Supplies will be provided at the Centreville Wharf and at Millstream Park.  Our longer term goal is to minimize the need for … Continued

Spring Clean Up

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Join with other Conservancy volunteers on SATURDAY, APRIL 24th from 10 am until 1 pm to help clean up the Corsica watershed.  Meet up at one of two locations in Centreville to pick up gloves and trash bags:  the Wharf at … Continued

Talking Trash

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No, this is not a post about the NCAA basketball tournament although those UMd women have been pretty amazing.  It’s about the sad state of roadsides throughout the watershed.  Roadsides that are covered with plastic, cans, bottles, construction debris and … Continued