• Tell County Commissioners to Continue Tree Protection (8/18/2022) - County Commissioners will vote on August 23rd on whether to approve an amendment that removes woodlands from protected status under the County’s planning and zoning code. CRC testified before the Commissioners at a public hearing on August 9th and has … Continued
  • CRC Opposes Proposal to Centreville Code (8/5/2022) - The Centreville Town Council considered and rejected by a vote of 4-1, a proposal by a gas station/convenience store to increase the footprint allowed for a new store from 2,000 square feet to 5,000 square feet. CRC argued that the … Continued
  • QAC Woodlands Under Threat (8/5/2022) - A proposal made by QAC citizen Barry Waterman, asking that QAC repeal the Woodlands provision from the County Code’s Resource Protection Standard, will be the subject of a public hearing at the August 9th County Commissioners meeting. Repealing the provision … Continued
  • Are you seeing more flooding? (7/8/2022) - Heavier and more severe rain storms has led to frequent flooding of water bodies in the Corsica and its watershed; one indication of the impact of a changing climate. (The photo of a dock underwater on our homepage is just … Continued
  • CRC Letter to Centreville Town Council on Carter Farm Proposal (5/8/2022) - The property known as the Carter Farm on Chesterfield Avenue in Centreville, is some of the last remaining undeveloped land within the town. Because the property has significant waterfront along the Corsica River, CRC has closely tracked proposals for its … Continued
  • Join the Annual Corsica Clean Up on March 20 (3/5/2022) - Winter has revealed an ugly accumulation of trash along roadways and streams that feed into the Corsica River. Not only is the trash an embarrassing eyesore that does not reflect our community, but it is dangerous to birds, waterfowl, and … Continued
  • Release of NOAA-led Report on Sea Level Rise (2/19/2022) - Sea level rise is accelerating. According to a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration-led report recently released, the United States is expected to experience as much sea level rise by the year 2050 as it witnessed in the previous hundred years, … Continued
  • It’s Time for the Bird Count (2/18/2022) - The national bird count is happening from February 18th through the 21st this year. The count is a great event for the serious birder and the curious beginner. Photos are encouraged and we would love to post yours on the … Continued
  • General Assembly 2022 Legislative Initiatives (2/17/2022) - The Maryland General Assembly is now in session and considering a number of bills with implications for the Bay and the Corsica watershed. A few of them are highlighted below. Contact our District 36 representatives to voice your opinion. Sen … Continued
  • Some Winter Reminders on Salt Use (1/4/2022) - With this week’s winter storm, icy roads and walkways can become a hazard. Salt is often used, and often overused, as a safety measure. One study suggests that 70 percent of salt applied to roads stays with the region‚Äôs watershed … Continued