April is Adopt an Owl Month. Learn how you can help the Division ensure healthy owl populations in Calvert County. Click here for details.
On May 1, the Division of Natural Resources and Calvert Nature Society will hold an afternoon of naturalist walks and other activities at the Biscoe Gray Heritage Farm.
Joining park staff will be partners from the Search and Rescue demonstration, plant sales, and equestrian demonstrations from Freestate Riding Club.
Free event for all ages. Learn more online at http://www.calvertparks.org/event-2170229.
We celebrate the life and memory of Mitzi Poole,
former Naturalist of the Battle Creek Cypress Swamp Nature Center, who died on April 21.
There will be a remembrance held Sunday, April 24th from 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. at the Gatewood Farm, 2800 Grays Rd. Prince Frederick, Md 20678.
In lieu of flowers, the family has generously requested that donations can made to the Calvert Nature Society at www.calvertparks.org.Speak up about the importance of protecting our natural places in Calvert County. Read our letter to the editor in the Feb. 3 Recorder to learn how you can participate in upcoming opportunities to the future of the County. Here are links to the article and documents in the letter.
Show your support of Calvert County's Nature Parks:
Visit the Nature ParksPlanning on a visit during the holidays? Please check the Calvert County Natural Resources page for updates on holiday hours.
From River to Bay, Calvert County has it all. Come down and sample our wonderful parks. Each park offers a variety of opportunities for recreation and learning.
The Beach: Flag Ponds Nature Park. Approximately 500 acres of natural area on the Chesapeake Bay from beach to upland.
Nature parks are managed and operated by Calvert County Natural Resources Division, with support from the Society.
The Division of Natural Resources also manages the following areas/sites:
Support our Work
Local business and corporations play an important role in maintaining high quality park programs that support the local community. To learn more, contact Anne Sundermann at Anne@calvertparks.org.