Next Meeting and Other Upcoming Events
2020 HCCA Membership Meetings are on the third Wednesday of each month (except November and December) from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. We normally meet in the first floor conference room of MedStar Health, but COVID-19 restrictions have moved us elsewhere.
Next Meeting: Wednesday, September 16, 6-8 p.m. Meet in the Ewing Street Parking Lot of Rockfield Manor. (From Main St in Bel Air, go east on Rt 22. Make a right onto Ewing Street. Ewing ends at the park parking lot.) We’ll be outdoors for the whole meeting. Bring a mask. Speaker: Veronica Cassilly, Harmony Church Farm, on Caring for Forests. Learn how to identify characteristics of healthy versus unhealthy forests, invasive species, etc. We’ll also see the proposed “Regenerative Farming Pollinator Garden Project.” Business meeting will follow. Rain date: September 23.
Saturday, Sept 12, 9:30 a.m.-10:45 a.m.: Adopt-a-Road Clean-Up. Meet at the parking lot of Southampton Middle School at 1200 Moores Mill Road. Bring gloves.
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Abingdon Woods ecosystem services worth at least $5.4 billion over 50 years – Nancy Post to Harford County Council
#StopABP: Abingdon Woods ecosystem services worth at least $5.4 billion over 50 years – Nancy Post to Harford County Council
The candidates for the Bel Air Board of Town Commissioners are listed below in alphabetical order. Harford County Climate Action (HCCA) is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization dedicated to addressing the climate crisis through local action. We can’t endorse any candidates, … Continue reading
Harford County Climate Action invited Candidates running for the Bel Air Board of Town Commissioners to speak to interested members of the community at the Harford County Climate Action monthly meeting on Sept 16 2019.
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Thanks to Harford County Climate Action member Jack Dettner for sharing this delightful video from the Carribean island nation of St. Lucia, creatively using music to popularize the urgency of climate action. Covering topics ranging from waste disposal to building … Continue reading