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CCCorps_logo-tag_4c.jpgChesapeake Conservation Corps (CCC) is an AmeriCorps program that provides service-learning opportunities and green job training for young adults through environmental and energy conservation projects. This initiative provides hands-on environmental, leadership, and technical training opportunities for a one-year term of service.

The CCC Member will generate education and outreach that mobilizes volunteers to improve the Chesapeake Bay Watershed by reducing environmental impacts. Programs assisted by the CCC Member include the Greenbelt Forest Stewardship Project, storm water mitigation, zero waste events, among many other community engagement and environmental restoration projects. 



UPCOMING VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES 



CHESAPEAKE BAY WEEK LITTER CLEANUP
Saturday, June 10 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Cleanup litter from the Woodlands Conservation Area. Training will be provided. Meet between the Post Office and Commerce Center at 7701 Hanover Parkway.
  RSVP here



WATER QUALITY MONITORING 
Saturdays from 10 am – 12 pm 
Learn how to collect data for local waterways, including nitrates, phosphates, dissolved oxygen, alkalinity, turbidity, temperature, and benthic invertebrates. No experience is necessary. Training will be provided. Meet at Springhill Lake Recreation Center on 6/17, 7/15, 8/5 and Schrom Hills Park on 7/8, 7/29, 8/19.
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WEED WARRIORS 
Mondays June 19 - 
August 7 from 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. 
Protect our forests by removing invasive species. Training will be provided. Meet at Buddy Attick Park on 6/19, 6/26, 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31, 8/7.
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GREENBELT FOREST STEWARDSHIP PROJECT

Ongoing
Forest Steward Volunteers are needed for the projects listed below:
  • Plant species native to Maryland
  • Learn to identify and remove invasive plant species
  • Protect trees from beaver overpopulation
  • Manage community gardens and compost piles
  • Collect and add data to the City of Greenbelt’s GIS inventory
  • Beautify Greenbelt by picking up trash
  • Promote zero waste at festivals and events
  • Click here for more details.

Questio
ns? Contact Connor Roessler, Chesapeake Conservation Corps Member, at 240-542-2150 or .

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE
Monday, January 18, 2016

Weed Warrior Volunteers are needed to protect trees from invasive species, English Ivy. RSVP here.
MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE
Monday, January 18, 2016

Weed Warrior Volunteers are needed to protect trees from invasive species, English Ivy. RSVP here.
PRESIDENTS' DAY OF SERVICE
Monday, February 15, 2016
Weed Warrior Volunteers are needed to protect trees from invasive species, English Ivy. RSVP here.
PRESIDENTS' DAY OF SERVICE
Monday, February 15, 2016
Weed Warrior Volunteers are needed to protect trees from invasive species, English Ivy. RSVP here.
PRESIDENTS' DAY OF SERVICE
Monday, February 15, 2016
Weed Warrior Volunteers are needed to protect trees from invasive species, English Ivy. RSVP here.
MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE
Monday, January 16 from 10:30 am - 1 pm
Protect trees from beavers and invasive English ivy. Meet inside Public Works.
  RSVP here

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE
Monday, January 16 from 10:30 am - 1 pm
Protect trees from beavers and invasive English ivy. Meet inside Public Works.
  RSVP here