Serenella Linares, Chair
Naturally Latinos Conference
(301) 652-9188 Ext. 11
SAVE THE DATE FOR NATURALLY LATINOS 2019!
The second Naturally Latinos Conference is scheduled for Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at ANS’s Woodend Sanctuary, 8940 Jones Mill Road, Chevy Chase, MD. 2019's conference theme is "Resilience and Recovery." Attendees will experience thought-provoking presentations by regional and national environmental experts, enjoy the opportunity to network with leading nature professionals and be inspired to use the many strategies and tactics shared here to transform their local communities.
Watershed Advocacy & Stewardship Workshop
Is your community stream being threatened by development? Pollution a problem? Could your local official do something to help? Want to know what you can do at home to help the health of our streams and creeks? Join Audubon Naturalist Society’s experts for a fun and empowering workshop at Woodend for an introduction to environmental advocacy & watershed stewardship! All are welcome. We teach through lecture, roleplay, scenario-building, and group feedback.
September 20, 2018
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Woodend Nature Sanctuary
8940 Jones Mill Road, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
TAKING NATURE BLACK
Caroline Brewer, Chair
Taking Nature Black Conference
(301) 652-9188 Ext. 23
TAKING NATURE BLACK 2018 RECAP
On February 28, 2018, the Audubon Naturalist Society (ANS) and its sponsors and partners hosted the second Taking Nature Black Conference. Held at the historic Woodend Sanctuary in Chevy Chase. MD, the conference showcased thought-provoking speaker presentations and panels featuring regional and national environmental leaders. Click here to learn more about the event.
THANK YOU to our generous sponsors; our partners who helped organize and plan the day; our staff, supporters, and volunteers; and our presenters and attendees!
Conservation Café: October
Join us for our October 2018 Conservation Cafe to hear Dr. Patricia Hernandez, Professor of Biological Sciences at George Washington University.
Silver carp, introduced as an algal control agent within fish farms in the 1970s, are decimating ecosystems in the Midwest as their population size grows out of control. Dr. Hernandez will explain her findings about the species and discuss possible ways of mitigating their ecological damage.
October 11, 2018
7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Chevy Chase, MD