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Bayscape Garden workshop

June 3 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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Create a beautiful community garden, preserve local waterways and protect the Bay.

Join us for a FREE garden workshop to learn about Bay-Wise landscaping with native plants and then get hands-on experience planting a Bayscape Garden on homeowner association green space.

Bayscapes replace lawn with native plants that support wildlife, reduce maintenance, and filter rain water from your yard, driveway, or other hard surfaces. Bayscapes are planted in areas that will intercept and filter rainwater before it runs off to the creek, the Bay or a storm drain.

Workshop qualifies for community service learning hours.

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EVENT DETAILS

Date: Saturday June 3, 10 am – 1 pm

What to expect: Dress for yard work (hat, long pants, sneakers/boots) and bring your own water bottle. Garden gloves and tools will be provided.

Location: Miramar Landing community, Biggs Road x Davison Road, Middle River, MD 21220. Workshop located near 9829 Davison Road.

Questions? Contact Amy Young, Clear Creeks Volunteer/Outreach coordinator

This workshop is part of the Clear Creeks (CCKs) project.  Coordinated by the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy, the Clear Creeks Project is a grant-funded, citizen-based initiative that helps answer a community desire to restore the water quality of the Middle River, Tidal Gunpowder, and Bird River watersheds. Additional funding provided by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation; Chesapeake Bay Trust; Baltimore County Department of Environmental Protection and Sustainability; Baltimore Gas and Electric; and Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Trust Fund, administered by Maryland Department of Natural Resources.

Details

Date:
June 3
Time:
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

Amy Young @ Gunpowder Valley Conservancy
Phone:
(410) 404-4748
Email:
ayoung@gunpowdervc.org

Venue

Biggs Rd x Davison Rd
9829 Davison Road
Middle River, 21220 United States
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