A Mid-Chesapeake Bay Marshlands Restoration project is being developed by the Integration and Application Network in conjunction with the Army Corps of Engineers, Port Administration, US Fish & Wildlife Service and Maryland Department of Natural Resources. An International Tidal Wetlands Conference will be held May 31-June 2, 2006 at Salisbury University to discuss the ecological, economic and engineering issues associated with using dredge materials to restore the eroding marshes of mid-Chesapeake Bay. Workshop
A one day targeted scoping workshop at the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge Administration Building is being held on March 10, 2006 to develop background materials.
Please visit the conference webpage
for more details.Additional Meeting
Third Annual Science and Partnership meeting with the Chesapeake Marshlands National Wildlife Refuge Complex. The science meeting is scheduled to run from 9-4 on March 8 at the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge Administration Building. Submit abstracts to Rebekah Packett.