Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Maryland Water Monitoring Council Conference

Maryland Water Monitoring Council Conference Dec. 7
24th Annual Conference Expects 600 Attendees

The Maryland Water Monitoring Council will hold its 24th Annual Conference at the Maritime Conference Center Dec. 7, 2018. Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. and the conference will adjourn at 4:30 p.m.

The theme of the conference is Science, Stewardship and Citizen Involvement – Working Together for Clean Water.

WHO:
Maryland Water Monitoring Council

WHAT:
24th Annual Conference

WHERE:
Maritime Conference Center
692 Maritime Blvd.
Linthicum Heights, Maryland 21090

WHEN:
Dec. 7, 2018
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

WHY:
This conference fosters communication and collaboration among agencies and organizations working to restore and protect Maryland's waters. About 600 representatives from agencies, environmental organizations, businesses and schools will attend.

The morning plenary session will feature presentations by Will Baker, Chesapeake Bay Foundation president, and Dominique Lueckenhoff, Senior Advisor to the Regional Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region III.

The conference will include 82 talks and 44 poster presentations, including 14 student posters, on topics as varied as urban ecology, environmental reporting, marine debris, fish passage, stream restoration, community engagement and citizen science.

More information is available on the conference website.


Media Contact:
Gregg Bortz
410-260-8001
Gregg.Bortz1@Maryland.gov