• Corsica Restoration 15 Years On (12/29/2020) -   CRC has just published a report on restoration efforts. Read the entire report here: The Course of the Corsica: A Report on Restoration.   As the Corsica restoration enters its 15th year, it continues to serve as a model … Continued
  • MDA Announces Conservation Buffer Initiative (12/17/2020) -   The Maryland Department of Agriculture has announced a pilot program that provides a new funding option for farmers who want to plant streamside buffers on their farms to improve the health of local streams and the Bay.  Sign ups … Continued
  • Blackout Dates for Lawn Fertilizer Applications in Effect (12/5/2020) - Maryland’s Lawn Fertilizer Law prohibits residents and lawn care professionals from fertilizing lawns with nitrogen and phosphorus products between November 16th and February 28th.  Fertilizer products may not be used to melt ice and snow on paved surfaces as the … Continued
  • Update About Progress in Restoring the Corsica River (11/23/2020) - Board President, Frank DiGialleonardo, sent the following letter to Conservancy members. October 23, 2020 Dear Friend of the Corsica River, As we proceed into the last quarter of this tumultuous year, we want to provide you with an update about … Continued
  • Corsica Watershed to Benefit From Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources Grant (8/24/2020) - As reported in the Chestertown Spy (August 18, 2020) and excerpted: Three years ago, six jurisdictions on the Eastern Shore teamed up with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) and the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) to develop a system … Continued
  • Cover Crop Program Sign Up to Begin July 1 (7/6/2020) - The Maryland Department of Agriculture announced that online registration for this year’s cover crop program will begin on July 1.  For information, see http://www.qascd.com/
  • Grant Awarded to Plant “Edible Trail” at Bloomfield/Whitemarsh (12/20/2019) - The Chesapeake Bay Trust has recently awarded the Maryland Forest Service a grant to plant edible trees and bushes at the County’s Whitemarsh Park on Bloomfield Farm.  CRC supported this grant request and will provide some funding and volunteer support.  … Continued
  • Recent Results Show Improved Water Quality (11/9/2019) - Our efforts are working!  A recently completed study conducted on behalf of the Maryland Department of Environment (MDE) indicated significant and improving nutrient reductions in the three tributaries of the Corsica River. Both the long term (2006-2017) and short term … Continued
  • Corsica River Day 2019 A Success (11/9/2019) - On Sunday, September 15th, over 700 people attended the Corsica River Day hosted on the grounds of the Corsica River Yacht Club.  The free, annual event is part of the educational outreach of the Corsica River Conservancy to celebrate the … Continued
  • Marylanders Grow Oysters (MGO) Signup (7/2/2019) - Please Note:  The Oyster Recovery Partnership was cancelled for the 2019-2020 season due to weather conditions. The Oyster Recovery Partnership is now accepting applications for participation in the 2019 Marylanders Grow Oysters Program.  The program is a collaboration between the … Continued