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.
Tag Archives: Abingdon Woods
Kathy Tunney recommends to the county council that they look into a way to purchase the Abingdon Woods property and preserve it as a recreational park for the public. 17 Dec 2019 – Harford County Council meeting – Public Comment
Fawn Palmer, senior naturalist, remindes the Harford County Council that extinction is forever and alerts them to endangered status of the Spongy Arrowhead, Sagittaria spatulata which grows in the freshwater, tidal mud flats in the HaHa Branch where it empties … Continue reading
Aravinda Pillalamarri asks County Council to protect Abingdon Woods so that the site does not in the future become a site of air and water pollution, flooding and other environmental damage. She warns that it may become the site of … Continue reading
Carol Nau says Abingdon Business Park does not meet standards of business development and asks the Council to stand up for Harford County.
Tracey Waite calls out campaign contributions and asks if they have influenced council votes on the Abingdon Business Park which would destroy 300+ acres of wetlands in Abingdon Woods.
Lakshmi Tadepalli reads a poem about trees and asks the Harford County Council why we are destroying the wetlands for the sake of warehouses.
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
Woods not Warehouses, Ecosystems not Enterprise Zones! People over Profits! Since January when a sign placed in the woods alerted nearby residents of a plan to convert the 326 acre wetland forest area to a warehouse business park, the community … Continue reading
This petition is for all Harford County residents! If our largest remaining forests are developed, we will ALL suffer from the loss of green space, boost to the climate crisis, loss of wildlife, and negative impact on our neighbors, who … Continue reading