June 21, 2024

Vets Can Prepare Own Online Memorials

VA planners expect to expand the Veterans Legacy Memorial platform by the end of the year. The project allows living veterans to prepare their own tribute pages with personal information about their time in the service and allows family members to update online memorials of deceased vets.

Comments Sought on Proposed Wildlife Refuge

Wildlife Refuge

The proposal for establishing the Southern Maryland Woodlands National Wildlife Refuge in Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles, Prince George’s, and St. Mary’s counties is now available for review and public comment.

Hoyer Briefed on Wildlife Refuge Plan


Congressman Steny H. Hoyer met with Patuxent Research Refuge leadership last month to discuss priorities for strengthening environmental conservation in Maryland’s Fifth District.

Greenwell New PTLT Conservation Manager

Land Trust

Abby Greenwell is the Patuxent Tidewater Land Trust’s new conservation manager.

MET Volunteer Land Stewards Needed

Land Stewards

Maryland Environmental Trust is looking for volunteers who are passionate about land conservation to work in the field as volunteer land stewards. Two virtual training classes are being offered in January and February.