River News

MRC Partnership Contributes to Talbot County Environmental Award

Talbot County wins environmental award By JOSH BOLLINGER jbollinger@stardem.com Apr 28, 2017EASTON — Talbot County has won a 2017 Innovation and Leadership in Watershed Protection and Restoration Award from the Center for Watershed Protection for innovation and...

Riverkeepers Begin 2017 Pumpout Boat Season May 12

  In 2016, Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC), with funding from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources in conjunction with the Clean Vessel Act administered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, purchased and began operating a 22’ Pump Kleen® pumpout...

MRC Seeks Watershed Coordinator

MRC seeks a Watershed Coordinator who will operate our pumpout boat from May to October each year and work a normal Monday-Friday schedule from April through September each year. Our Watershed Coordinator will engage in water quality testing, oyster restoration, river...

Help Wanted – Pumpout Boat Operator

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) and Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy are partnering to offer a pumpout service for pleasure boats on the Miles and Wye Rivers. The pumpout service will run from mid-May through mid-October 2017. The boat is based at CBMM in...

Big turnout at Residential Water Quality Workshop in Cambridge

DORCHESTER BANNER Mar 29th, 2017 · by Laetitia Sands · Cambridge residents eager to help cut pollution in the Chesapeake Bay and solve water-related problems in their own yards packed into a meeting organized by the Cambridge Clean Water Advisory Committee at a time...

2017 Summer Intern Announcement

2017 Summer Internship Announcement Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC) is accepting applications for summer internships. Midshore RIVERKEEPER® Conservancy (MRC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the restoration and protection of the waterways that comprise...

MRC Teams with Bay Imprint for MLK Day of Service Trash Pickup

On Monday, January 16, Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy (MRC) and Bay Imprint teamed up for this year’s Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) Day of Service. Taking place each year on the third Monday in January, the MLK Day of Service is observed as a national day of service...
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