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Sugarloaf Treasured Landscape Event: Through the Eyes of Aquatic Life!

November 13 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Saturday, November 13: 

Sugarloaf Treasured Landscape Event: Through the Eyes of Aquatic Life!

Join Envision and Michael Kashiwagi, Regional Manager for MD DNR’s Western II Division as he:
  • Demonstrates the technique of electrofishing to collect fish in freshwater streams, rivers, and lakes
  • Explains the importance of habitat to survival of brook trout and other species in the Sugarloaf regions waterways, including Bennett and Bush Creeks
  • Shows us how seining is also used to identify and monitor fish health by capturing specimens
  • Identifies specimens from Sugarloaf tributaries and paints a picture of their current health
WHEN: Nov. 13, 2021 10 a.m. followed by a hike in the Sugarloaf region
WHO: Michael Kashiwagi has published academic research, trained stream monitors and oversees aquatic life in the Monocacy and other waterways in the region, and was a member of the Sugarloaf Treasured Landscape Plan Stakeholders Group
WHERE: Pinecliff Park, with parking and easy river access, will be the site of the demonstration and talk
AT NOON: We will head over to a hiking location with whomever wants to go about 2-3 miles!
Please register here to attend the talk and demonstration. There is no fee to attend.

Details

Date:
November 13
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Venue

Pinecliff Park Frederick MD