ENVR News and Events
Saturday, March 8 • Perdue 151 (w/video overflow in PH 156),
Environmentalist, Capitalist, Lunatic Farmer & Visiting Author:
farmer, lecturer, author, and founder of Polyface Farm will
Wednesday, April 2• Henson 243, 7 pm Bernie Fowler Chesapeake
Bay Distinguished Lecture
Bernies's Toes: 90 years in the life of a Chesapeake Bay River
and its legendary defender
Featuring Bernie Fowler, retired State Senator. Hosted by Tom
Horton, ENVR Faculty.
Saturday, April 5•
~9ish to 3ish Atlantic White Cedar planting
with the National Aquarium and The Nature Conservancy at
Nassawango Creek Preserve. Help restore historic Atlantic
White Cedar habitat in this unique preserve. If you're
interested you need to pre-register so they can plan how many
seedlings to plant). Contact Stephanie Pully at
or 410-576-1014 to register.
Thursday, April 10• Wicomico Room, 7 pm Daniel Wallach
Natural Disaster Recovery and Sustainability: How Can They Work
Daniel Wallach, Executive Director and founder of Greensburg
Green Town will speak about efforts to rebuild Greensburg,
Kansas as a “green” town after it was 95% destroyed by an EF 5
tornado in 2007.
Wednesday, April 30
• Wicomico Room, 7 pm Panel Discussion
Environmental and economic implications of natural gas drilling
Drew Cobbs, American Petroleum Institute; Thomas R. Cawthern, SU
Geosciences Dept; Seamus McGraw, author and PA resident; and
Mike Tidwell, Chesapeake Climate Action Network will discuss
what hydrofracking means to Maryland.
Saturday, May 10 • Location TBA, 1-3 pm Senior Seminar