#PatapscofromHome Blog Posts:
Check out our blog post for a guide on the Patapsco outdoors in Covid-19 restrictions. You can find links to respective park websites and updates on how to enjoy the outdoors while social distancing.
Looking for an easy meal option? Want to support local restaurants in Baltimore County through the Covid-19 shutdown? Check out this interactive map with up to date info on which local favorites are providing what services.
Looking for an easy meal option? Want to support local restaurants in Howard County through the Covid-19 shutdown? Check out this interactive map with up to date info on which local favorites are providing what services.
A virtual webinar presented by Dr. Mark Southerland, a professional ecologist and Patapsco Heritage Greenway board member. Learn about vernal pools, the threats they face, and actions governments and individuals can take to support local biodiversity.
A virtual webinar presented by PHG’s own DJ Scheckelhoff, a veteran invasive plant fighter. Learn the basics about some common invasive plants in the Patapsco Valley. This includes what an invasive is, how to identify invasive plants, and how to remove them!
A virtual webinar presented by PHG’s own DJ Scheckelhoff. Learn the basics about which tree to plant, where to plant it, and how to get it in the ground!
Watch this training webinar and learn what it takes to become a Patapsco Stream Watcher! Stream watchers regularly monitor the condition of the waterway for any signs of trouble and help create a baseline of data for the watershed. Learn the tell-tale signs that a stream is in trouble and how to report it, pick up any trash/litter, or if it’s too much for one person to clean, work with us to schedule a future group cleanup.
Feel a sense of accomplishment. Make a difference!
Check out a sneak preview of a video we’ve been working on highlighting the Patapsco Valley Heritage Area. Sit back, enjoy, take a deep breath and a moment to reflect on the beauty of our Patapsco Valley and the power of connecting with nature.