If you follow the news it may feel like the sky is falling: nonstop stories of storms, droughts, fires, floods, heat waves, record cold snaps. The world seems out of control! What can you do? You can do many things. You can: Take a walk in a , , , turn some of your. AND YOU CAN VOLUNTEER. You can volunteer in a nearby local, state and national park. (See the Links below.) And you can join in the many efforts in our local community to plant trees and create healthy forested areas.
If you wish to signup to help with the ongoing local efforts to improve our world, please click on this link to provide your name and email address to the Washington Couny Forestry Board. We will use your information only to send an email in advance of an event. You may unsubscribe at any time.
Here are some helpful links for volunteering in our Parks.
: Contact Phone # 301-739-8577 ext. 169
Volunteers perform maintenance on an afforestation site, January 2023
Maryland Forest Service Employees and local volunteers with the Antietam -Conococheague Watershed Alliance plant trees at the Maugansville Ruritan Club, September 2023
Leitersburg Park Planting by community volunteers and Forestry Board Members
Winning Poster for the 2015 Arbor Day Poster Contest, by a Rockland Elementary School student. Prize - 15 Trees for the School!