River News

Job Opening – Development and Event Coordinator

Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC) seeks a Development and Event Coordinator to join our team and help fulfill our mission to protect and restore our rivers and the living resources they support. The ideal candidate will be an energetic, outgoing individual who is...

MRC & Oakland View Farms Win U.S. Sustainability Award

        Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC) and Oakland View Farms in Ridgely, Maryland near the Chesapeake Bay, were recently awarded the national Outstanding Achievement in Community Partnerships by the Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy for...

MRC Erects Waterfront Signs

  Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC), in partnership with Talbot County, has installed informational waterfront signs at Oak Creek Landing, Bellevue Landing & Marina, and Neavitt Landing. The attractive signs are an outreach tool to help readers...

MRC Launches Citizen Guide

Organizations and citizens wishing to actively contend with water pollution, have a new guide to assist them. Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC) and Chesapeake Legal Alliance (CLA), with assistance from Jill Grant & Associates, have produced the Citizen Guide...

RIVERKEEPER ALERTS

ASH LEAF RUST ON CHOPTANK During the month of June 2017, we received mutiple reports of an orange-colored film over large stretches (2-5 miles) of the Choptank. After some investigations, it was determined to be fungus from ash leaf rust that was concentrating on the...

MRC Awarded Partner of the Year by Talbot County Public Schools

Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC) was recognized as St. Michaels Middle High School Partner of the Year at the Talbot County Public Schools (TCPS) Community Partner Recognition Breakfast on May 24, 2017. MRC has been working with TCPS for the past five years in a...

MRC Seeks Volunteer Creekwatchers

                    MRC is seeking volunteers to join our Creekwatchers program on the Wye River, Cox Creek, Crab Alley, and Harris Creek. Creekwatcher teams conduct water quality monitoring at approximately 115 sites...
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