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Cancelled: Stream Water Chemistry (Pindell Branch)

Mar 21, 2020 1:00PM—3:00PM

Join our Stream Water Chemistry volunteer team to conduct field tests on dissolved oxygen content and other parameters at two sites along Galloway Creek, an important stream leading to our own Jug Bay. Water samples are also collected for lab analysis. Volunteers will learn how to use professional equipment to measure water quality parameters and…

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Cancelled: Glendening Nature Preserve Clean Up

Mar 21, 2020 9:00AM—11:00AM

Jug Bay's Glendening Nature Preserve 
5702 Plummer Lane
Lothian, MD 20711

Every year hundreds of bags of trash are collected from the Sanctuary’s properties with the help of volunteers. This year we want to start keeping track of the kinds of trash we find to gain a better understanding of the problem. We need citizen scientists like you to help with the data collection! Join Jug…

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Cancelled: Jump Into Spring

Mar 21, 2020 4:30PM—7:30PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
1361 Wrighton Rd
Lothian, MD 20711

Celebrate the Vernal Equinox by taking a long hike (4 miles) from the Wetlands Center to the Jug Bay Farm Preserve and back. We will stop along the way to look and listen for signs of the season. We’ll be back in time to watch a beautiful sunset over the Patuxent River and Jug Bay…

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Cancelled: Stream Water Chemistry (Galloway Creek)

Mar 20, 2020 9:30AM—12:00PM

Join our Stream Water Chemistry volunteer team to conduct field tests on dissolved oxygen content and other parameters at two sites along Galloway Creek, an important stream leading to our own Jug Bay. Water samples are also collected for lab analysis. Volunteers will learn how to use professional equipment to measure water quality parameters and…

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Cancelled: Field Work Fridays

Mar 20, 2020 9:00AM—12:00PM

Kick off the weekend with the great feeling that comes with doing good and important work! Join our Field Work Fridays at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. Every Friday rain or shine, volunteers join staff naturalists to tackle a stewardship project in need of support. Projects include invasive plant removals, trash clean-ups, gardening, citizen science monitoring,…

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Cancelled: Waterbird Survey

Mar 19, 2020 7:30AM—9:30AM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary - Sanctuary Proper
1361 Wrighton Road
Lothian, MD 20711

Join a periodic survey of waterbirds on a freshwater, tidal, marsh at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. The ornithological knowledge and collaborative attitude of our volunteer team creates a phenomenal learning experience. All of this in the beautiful early morning light of the Jug Bay Wetlands, on the Patuxent River. Ages: 12 and older. Free (entrance…

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Cancelled: Butterfly Gardening

Mar 17, 2020 9:00AM—11:00AM

Join fellow gardeners, butterfly watchers, and native plant enthusiasts in our butterfly gardening group! Volunteers weed, water, prune, and otherwise maintain the Butterfly Garden at the Glendening Preserve’s Plummer House. Volunteers learn all about which plants support our native pollinators and how to take care of a vibrant and healthy garden. Occasionally volunteers are welcome to…

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Cancelled: FREE Guided Tour: Discover Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

Mar 14, 2020 1:00PM—1:30PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

Lothian, MD 20711

Join a Jug Bay Naturalist for a free guided tour of the wetland boardwalk to discover the wonderful and unique plants and animals found here at the Sanctuary! Tour is approximately 45 minutes in length and $6 vehicle entrance fee to the park is required. There is no participant limit and no registration is required.…

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Cancelled: Vernal Pool Monitoring

Mar 14, 2020 10:00AM—4:00PM

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary - Sanctuary Proper
1361 Wrighton Rd
Lothian, MD 20711

Click here to register! Join our volunteer team to survey our eleven vernal pools throughout the 2019-2020 season each Monday or Saturday weekly beginning Dec 2 and ending May 30. Volunteers receive full training on water quality monitoring and sampling for animal life. Volunteers are expected to commit to visiting our pools a minimum once…

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Cancelled: Wootons Landing Wetland Park Clean Up

Mar 14, 2020 9:00AM—11:00AM

4550 Sands Rd, Harwood, MD 20776

Every year hundreds of bags of trash are collected from the Sanctuary’s properties with the help of volunteers. This year we want to start keeping track of the kinds of trash we find to gain a better understanding of the problem. We need citizen scientists like you to help with the data collection! Join Jug…

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