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Meet The Harford Glen Staff

  • Howard Eakes,
    Assistant Supervisor of Science
  • Ruth Eisenhour,
    Teacher In Charge
  • Amanda Koss,
    Outdoor Educator
  • Melanie Kane,
    Outdoor Educator
  • Chris Burley,
    Outdoor Educator
  • Pamela Kenley,
    Nurse
  • Kathy Decker,
    Office Manager
  • Debbie Tillman,
    Chief Custodian
  • Craig Hennick,
    Custodian II
  • Jim Donovan,
    Custodian I

Hours of Operation

Rules and Regulations

Trail Map

Directions to Harford Glen

Links

WEBSITES

Assessments

Maryland Department of Natural Resources site that provides "check-ups" for students to use when assessing habitats, energy use, etc. http://streamhealth.maryland.gov/teacher-resources-2/

Birds

This popular site hosted by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology has lots of ideas for improving bird habitats and also has a neat "nest box cam." www.birds.cornell.edu

Harford Glen Ornithological Observatory consists of a group of volunteers dedicated to furthering knowledge about birds through trapping and banding the species that live in and pass through former site of the Glen Echo Farm, known today as Harford Glen. For more information go to Harford Bird Club or the Harford Glen Ornithological Observatory websites.

Composting

Herman the Worm unlocks the mysteries of composting in a student-friendly format. http://extension.illinois.edu/worms/

Green Schools

The Maryland Association of Environmental and Outdoor Educators has a fantastic conference in the winter and the website is your green schools resource. www.maeoe.org

Funding Opportunities

The Chesapeake Bay Trust offers grants to fund habitat improvement projects. Chesapeake Bay Trust

Plants

Grow Native! offers planting advice and resources for native species. http://grownative.org/

University of Maryland Extension Website: http://extension.umd.edu/growit

Maryland Native Plant Society has terrific information and loads of links to other helpful sites, including nurseries that sell natives. www.mdflora.org

 

 

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