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Check this space often for updated listings of events, field trips, and volunteer opportunities. And if you haven’t already, be sure to “like” us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter to stay up to date on Chapter happenings and share your involvement with friends.  If you have questions or want to get involved, email Kate Arion at with requests, ideas, or event RSVPs. We’ll see you there!

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Special Events

  • Baltimore Book Festival

    National Aquarium
    501 East Pratt Street
    Baltimore, MD 21202

    September 27, 2014

    This year, the Baltimore Book Festival will be held in the Inner Harbor in Baltimore, MD! The National Aquarium is located right on the harbor, and as partners, they invited The Nature Conservancy to have a presence at the event. The festival will be open all after... Learn more

  • Charity Social Hour

    Location TBD; downtown Washington, D.C.
    November 13, 2014

    The 20's and 30's Going Out Group from is hosting a charity social hour in honor of The Nature Conservancy! This Meet-Up group has hosted a handful of other events to support the Conservancy, and we are thankful for their generosity! This is a great event ... Learn more

  • Living in a Resilient City: An Ecosystem Challenge

    Marian Koshland Science Museum
    525 E Street NW
    Washington, DC 20001
    October 09, 2014

    Join us for a fun and interactive program where attendees decide how to move Washington, D.C. as a city forward and find solutions for creating a more resilient place to live and work. Participate on a team to determine how to mitigate the urban heat island effect,... Learn more

  • Designing for Disaster : Resilient Landscapes

    National Building Museum
    401 F Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
    February 19, 2015

    Panelists, including Virginia Coast Reserve Program Director Jill Bieri, will discuss creative ways that communities around the country are working with nature to increase their resilience to natural disasters. Case studies on green infrastructure, fire wise planning... Learn more

  • Designing for Disaster: Rising Waters

    National Building Museum
    401 F Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
    November 06, 2014

    The Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries share 11,000 miles of shoreline and coastline. Conservative estimates by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) predict 8 inches-2 foot rise in waters in the area by the end of this century. Other scientists are pr... Learn more

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for The Nature Conservancy. Currently there are no volunteer opportunities available. Please check back soon for upcoming events.


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