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Easton Aurora-Washington Street bioretention 2016 EC Nursery Catalog Sweetgum

EC created a bioretention facility at the intersection of Aurora and Washington Streets in Easton, Maryland. Rain gardens and bioretentions are examples of Best Management Practices (BMPs) uset to treat stormwater.  EC works with many local municipalities to design and build these and other types of stormwater BMPS.  Improving water quality in the Chesapeake Bay since 1972!

To learn more about Restoration at EC click here>

Happy New Year!  The new year at EC begins with the release of our 2016 Native Plant Catalog.  During 2016 we will be adding many plant selections to our production.

Download a copy of our new catalog click here>>

We will be presenting a two-day course on Winter Woody Plant ID, February 16 & 17.  Through lecture, lab/keying, and fild trips you will learn how to identify many species of trees and shrubs by their bark and buds.

If you are interested in registering for this Professional Course click here>>


Kapnick Center - Florida Everglades

Celebrate the Importance of Wetlands with the World on
February 2nd

EC's President will be travelling to Florida to participate in the World Wetlands Day Celebration at the Florida Gulf Coast University's Everglades Wetland Research Park.

World Wetlands Day is celebrated every year on February second in over 160 countries.  This day marks the anniversary of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands in 1972, when contries from around the world came together to acknowledge the importance of wetlands and their commitement to protect and preserve them. 

The theme for World Wetlands Day 2016 is Wetlands for our Future: Sustainable Livelihoods.  This theme is selected to demonstrate the vital role of wetlands for the future of humanity and specifically their relevance towards achieving the new Sustainable Development Goals.  

For more information on World Wetlands Day 2016 click here>>

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