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The Environmental Commission was established in 1975 by the Board of County  Commissioners to:
  • Promote recycling programs, alternative energy use, and energy conservation
  • Provide public education through outreach events
  • Support other County environmental organizations
  • Advise the Board of County Commissioners, the Department of Planning and Zoning, and the Planning Commission on environmental matters

6:00 p.m.
Last Monday of each month 
(See below for exceptions.)
County Services Plaza
150 Main Street
3rd floor Conference Room
Prince Frederick MD 20678

McKnight-Smith Cabin

The Environmental Commission complies with the Open Meetings Act. Agendas and minutes for our monthly meetings are available on our agendas and minutes page. Our ordinances and bylaws are also available for view.

Meeting and Guest Speaker Schedule 2019
Check out our archived presentations and other documents in the Document Center  under Planning and Zoning > Environmental > Environmental Commission.

2019 speakers and speech titles will be added as they are confirmed.

January 28: Sherrod Sturrock and Judith Okay, Calvert Marine Museum
"Calvert Marine Museum, Modeling Good Stewardship"

February 25: Curtis Larsen, USGS Retired
"Cliff Erosion and Stability"

March 25: Frank Allen, Patuxent Tidewater Land Trust
"Transportation Issues in Southern Maryland"

April 29: Keith Roumfort, Calvert County Solid Waste Division
"Understanding the Evolving World of the Recycling Industry"

May 20: Linda Vassallo, Calvert County Communications and Media Relations

June 24: Bill Clark, District Manager, Calvert Soil Conservation District
"Historical Aspects of Shoreline Erosion in Calvert County"

July 29: Shelby Cross and Autumn Phillips-Lewis, Master Naturalists
"MD Master Naturalists in Calvert County"

August 26: Janna Jackson, Exelon Generation

September 30: David Tancabel, Director, Power Plant Research Program,
Maryland Department of Natural Resources
"Processes and Issues for Siting Solar Facilities"

October 28: Karyn Molines, Division Chief,
Calvert County Department of Natural Resources
"Impact of Deer Populations on the Human and Natural Environments"

November 25: Kerry Wixted, Mayland Department of Natural Resources
"On the Brink: Rare, Threatened and Endangered Species of Calvert"

December 16:

Each member of the Environmental Commission is appointed by the Board of County Commissioners for a limit of three consecutive three-year terms. If you're interested in becoming a member of the Environmental Commission, please check out our guide "EC Membership" and visit our Volunteer Boards and Commissions webpage.

Ron Klauda, Vice Chair Carys Mitchelmore Jane Dodds
Patty Long-Bradley
Autumn Phillips-Lewis
Christopher Roettgen
Craig Simmons Joanne Simmons Sheila Stevens, CCPS Liaison
Holly Budd, Chair Peter Vogt
Shelby Cross


Information and Links
Information for Residents

Where's my Watershed and What's in It?
Calvert County Recycling Guide 
CBL's Science for Citizens Seminars
Maryland Lawn Fertilizer Laws

2013 Report to County Commissioners
2015-2016 Report to County Commissioners
2016-2017 Report to
County Commissioners 

2017-2018 Report to County Commissioners
2016 Environmental Summit Report
2018-2019  Report to
County Commissioners

See Us At:
Bernie Fowler's Patuxent River Wade-In
The Green Expo 
Patuxent River Appreciation Days (PRAD)

 CBL Open House

Contact Us
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Will Hager 
Planner II - Environmental Planner
Ph: 410-535-1600 ext. 8553 

Scarlett Dorothea Oller
Office Specialist/Customer Support
Ph: 410-535-1600 ext. 2356

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