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Field Trips and Events in Maryland and DC

Outdoor Adventures ~ Social Hours ~ Volunteer

We're looking forward to a busy year of events, outings, and volunteer opportunities. Check this space often for updated listings! 

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Ongoing Special Events

  • Environmental Film Festival in the Nation's Capital (DCEFF)

    Various locations in DC and Northern Virginia
    March 14, 2017 - March 26, 2017

      The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (DCEFF) offers a premier showcase of environmentally themed films aimed at advancing public understanding. The Nature Conservancy is proud to once again be a sponsor of the 2017 DCEFF.  We wi... Learn more

Special Events

  • Earth Day Cleanup - Anacostia Watershed Society

    Sites around the Anacostia Watershed in Washington DC, and Montgomery and Prince George's Counties in Maryland.
    April 22, 2017

    Join the Anacostia Watershed Society and over 2,000 volunteers on Earth Day to clean up our neighborhoods, parks, streams, and the Anacostia River! The Nature Conservancy will not have a dedicated clean up site this year, but this is still a great way to get involve... Learn more

  • Atlantic White Cedar Planting

    Nassawango Creek Preserve
    April 01, 2017

    Join the Nature Conservancy and the National Aquarium Conservation Team (ACT!) as we partner with the Chesapeake Bay Trust to restore Atlantic white cedar habitat in our Nassawango Creek Preserve.   We need volunteers to help us plant Atlantic White Cedar seed... Learn more

  • Red Spruce Planting

    Cranesville Swamp Preserve
    April 21, 2017 - April 22, 2017

    Red Spruce (Picea rubens) once covered thousands of acres in western Maryland before logging and wildfires at the turn of the last century drastically reduced its range. Join us as we replant several thousand locally-sourced red spruce seedlings. This planting will ... Learn more

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