Maryland Environmental Trust Events

2017 Maryland Land Conservation Conference

The Maryland Land Conservation Conference will take place on Thursday, June 8 at Pearlstone Conference and Retreat Center in Reisterstown, MD. This year's conference theme is Thinking Broadly & Engaging Community - Strengthening Land Trusts for the Next Century and will feature diverse workshops and presentations that address the challenges and opportunities facing Maryland's conservation community.

Online REGISTRATION IS OPEN for the 2017 Maryland Land Conservation Conference. For more information or to register visit the registration website.

MET Conference

Request for Proposals is now CLOSED!

Thank you to everyone who submitted a proposal! We are over-subscribed for the available presentation slots.

Your patience is appreciated as the conference committee reviews each proposal. Selections will be made soon and presenters will be notified in early March.

More conference information coming soon.

Land Trust Roundtables

Maryland Environmental Trust’s current Land Trust Roundtables series will discuss land trust stewardship challenges and a shared vision to address these challenges. The series of four meetings will tackle big issues around technology, volunteers, recordkeeping, monitoring and stewardship responsibilities and work to build solutions. Land trust representatives are encouraged to attend these meetings and share their feedback with MET and partner land trusts.

The third in a series of four Land Trust Roundtables will take place on Tues., March 28, 2017 (location pending) from 10:00am – 1:30pm. The March meeting will continue to focus on addressing the challenge of monitoring and explore innovative stewardship solutions. For more information please visit the Land Trust Roundtable registration website.

Online registration is open for the March 28th Roundtable. For more information or to register visit the REGISTRATION WEBSITE.

Please RSVP by 12:00pm on Fri., March 24
Lunch provided by Maryland Environmental Trust.

Land Trust Roundtables are free, however, registration is required. At this time the event is limited to 2 guests per land trust. If you wish to request additional tickets for more than 2 representatives from your land trust, please contact Michelle at 410-697-9530 to add additional representatives to a waitlist.

The last meeting in this Roundtable series will take place on Tues., June 27, 2017 – MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

2016 Maryland Land Conservation Conference and Summit

On behalf of the Maryland Environmental Trust, THANK YOU for participating in the 2016 Maryland Land Conservation Conference on May 5 at The Conference Center at the Maritime Institute in Linthicum Heights and Summit on May 6 at Quiet Waters Park.

We greatly appreciate your role in making this annual event a huge success!

Please CLICK HERE for presentation materials and photos.