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Audubon at Home Creates Habitats One Yard at a Time

Our 2021 Ecoprint calendar, Protecting the Natural Beauty of the Chesapeake Bay, has given us the opportunity to work with 13 different organizations, all dedicated to helping solve the environmental challenges in this important ecological hub. April features the Audubon Society of Northern Virginia (ASNV), an organization that works to protect the future of biodiversity […]

Blue Oyster Environmental Saves the Chesapeake Bay from Algal Blooms

Our 2021 Ecoprint calendar, Protecting the Natural Beauty of the Chesapeake Bay, has given us the opportunity to work with 13 different organizations, all dedicated to helping solve the environmental challenges in this important ecological hub. March features Blue Oyster Environmental, a pioneering oyster aquaculture company on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The Chesapeake Bay is an […]

Do you know the 7‌ ‌different‌ ‌types‌ ‌of‌ ‌recyclable‌ ‌plastics‌?

The benefits of plastic are undeniable. The material is cheap, lightweight and easy to produce. These qualities have led to its boom over the past century. And the trend will certainly continue as global plastic production skyrockets over the next 10-15 years.  Unfortunately, we are already unable to cope with the amount of plastic waste […]

Clean Fairfax Works to Keep Waterways Free and Clear

Our 2021 Ecoprint calendar, Protecting the Natural Beauty of the Chesapeake Bay, has given us the opportunity to work with 13 different organizations, all dedicated to helping solve the environmental challenges in this important ecological hub. February features Clean Fairfax. We are grateful to have Clean Fairfax as a participant and encourage you to support their […]

Chesapeake Bay Foundation Uses Regenerative Agriculture to Save our Waterways

Our 2021 Ecoprint calendar, Protecting the Natural Beauty of the Chesapeake Bay, has given us the opportunity to work with 13 different organizations all dedicated to helping solve the environmental challenges in this important ecological hub. January features the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF). We are grateful to have CBF as a participant and encourage you […]

Still think voting isn’t important?

It’s Election Day, and Americans who haven’t already done so are preparing to cast their votes to determine how their future, or at least the next four years, will look. Despite the turnout we’ve seen for early voting, we know that some eligible citizens still do not vote, which can really cost everyone in the […]

Support the cause during Breast Cancer Awareness month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. And while building awareness is important, we all know that actions matter. What really drives progress is when we take action in support of breast cancer patients and survivors. Here are six ways we are taking action to build awareness and show our support: Wearing pink in OctoberIncluding just […]

Second Bike Tune-up Event a Success

Several weeks ago, we sponsored a bike tune-up event at the magnificent Rock Creek Park alongside ForestPlanet. Although we had our doubts due to the ongoing pandemic, the turnout was terrific. So many people showed up from the community to utilize this pop-up event. During the event, we got to talk about recycling, reforestation programs, […]

Ecoprint joins the fight to save our waterways

If you have been around the Chesapeake Bay recently, you have likely seen ShoreRivers’ impressive work. As a non-profit organization committed to safeguarding all rivers and waterways across Maryland’s Eastern Shore, ShoreRivers manages hands-on projects, advocacy, and public outreach aimed at reducing the pollution in our river waterways. This year, Ecoprint participated in the “Ride […]

First Bike Tune-up Event a Success

Rock Creek Park is truly a gem in our nation’s capital. This 1,754-acre city park was officially authorized in 1890, making it the third national park to be designated by the federal government. It offers visitors the opportunity to escape the bustle of the city and find a peaceful refuge, recreation, fresh air, majestic trees, […]