The 正规外围买球app is a Steering Committee member of the 大巴尔的摩荒野联盟 (GBWC), a volunteer coalition working to connect people to greenspaces through four pillars of equity, 发现, 生物多样性, 和弹性. The GBWC is working to expand urban landscape conservation and identify and expand green infrastructure for the benefit of urban residents and wildlife.
的保护 is also promoting and piloting projects that improve the integrity and accessibility of our natural environment for all citizens, providing equitable connections to land and water trails and emphasizing the heritage and natural resources of the Captain John Smith 切萨皮克国家历史步道 in the urban environment.
探索 the Conservancy’s urban efforts below:
Green infrastructure is our natural life support system—an interconnected network of forests, 公园, greenways and other open spaces that support native species, 维护自然生态进程, 让雨水渗入土壤, and contribute to people’s health and quality of life.
Focusing on areas where green infrastructure could promote strategic conservation and restoration that is well integrated and applied at multiple scales (e.g., across parcels, landscapes, watersheds, and jurisdictions), the 正规外围买球app worked with 大巴尔的摩荒野联盟 partners to map green infrastructure across the region and identify opportunities to increase green infrastructure in order to address climate resiliency.
The 正规外围买球app joined partners from the 大巴尔的摩荒野联盟 in 举办分两部分的活动 to engage Baltimore students and young adults interested in conservation careers and to support cultural competency in conservation organizations. An employer workshop focused on cultural competency and workforce diversification was coupled with a Green Job and Opportunity fair for over 100 Baltimore residents at Coppin State University in January 2017.
The Mamie Parker Journey: Inspiring Urban Youth to Embrace the Chesapeake
2015年，动物保护协会与林丹合作. Mamie Parker, the first Black Deputy Director of the US 鱼 and 野生动物 Service on the Mamie Parker Journey: Inspiring Youth to Embrace the Chesapeake 系列讲座. The program engaged students from 12 Baltimore high schools area about her conservation career and her inspirational journey, in order to expose them to career options in environmental fields.
Emphasizing the John Smith Chesapeake Trail
The 正规外围买球app is a unique conservation organization that blends history, conservation and technology to protect the Chesapeake Bay using the Chesapeake Trail as a framework. 通过地图设计和制作, 标识的实现, 虚拟之旅与 Terrain360, 以及社区拓展计划, the Conservancy is working with Baltimore City and other partners to expand the use of the trail for two segments of the Patapsco River–the Inner Harbor and the Middle Branch.
A mobile-ready web app for location 公园 within 5, 10, and 15 minutes of a user’s location in Baltimore City, MD
Offers new technology resources for advancing goals to conserve existing green spaces, 恢复退化的土地, and connect citizens to Baltimore’s natural resources.
A desktop GIS tool useful for assessing which of the 17,000 vacant lots in Baltimore are suitable for redevelopment.
探索 a high-resolution (1 meter) land cover classification of Baltimore City using 2013 aerial imagery that is part of a Chesapeake Bay-wide effort.
Captain John Smith 切萨皮克国家历史步道 Middle Branch Paddle Guide
Follow Captain Smith’s travels on the Chesapeake Trail along the Middle Branch Patapsco River. Learn the traditions of descendant American Indian tribes who still live here, and experience the richness of the Chesapeake and its rivers. By land and by water, you’ll make discoveries of your own.