Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Power of Constructive Dialogue: Lessons Learned

The Power of Constructive Dialogue: Lessons Learned Guest blogger:  Wayne H. Bell, Phd. It is an honor and a challenge to open the blog for MHC’s “Let’s Be Shore” Project. As former Director of the Washington College Center for Environment … Continue reading

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Executive Director of the Harry R. Hughes Center for Agro-Ecology and Wye Research Center – Russ Brinsfield

Russ Brinsfield, Executive Director of the Harry R. Hughes Center for Agro-Ecology and Wye Research Center speaks on the importance of keeping agriculture and the poultry industry viable on the Eastern Shore.  He describes his perspective on how this can … Continue reading

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Director of Tourism for Dorchester County – Amanda Fenstermaker

Amanda Fenstermaker is the director of tourism for Dorchester County. She describes how tourism plays a role in maintaining the balance between a growing economy and the preservation of the Eastern Shore’s unique natural resources.

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Humanities Can Help Communities to Find Solutions: Let’s Be Shore!

How can the humanities bring people together and encourage them to become more civically engaged and more civil in their dialogues around polarized issues? The issue of water quality along the Chesapeake Bay watershed, and more specifically our Let’s Be … Continue reading

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Let Your Voice Be Heard

Let Your Voice Be Heard – Contact your State Representative Access this list as a Pdf County Councils and Commissioners Larry C. Porter Board of County Commissioners President, Caroline County Courthouse, Room 123 109 Market St., Denton, MD 21629 (410) … Continue reading

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Waterfront Homeowner – Annabel Lesher

Waterfront homeowner and long time resident Annabel Lesher talks about her connection to the water living along the banks of the Miles River. She reflects on how the area and environment has changed in her time living here and talks … Continue reading

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Real Estate Developer – John Kotoski

John Kotoski is the operations manager of the River Run Development and golf course.  He shares his views on how development and open space can work together to help the environment. He also describes how responsible development works to help … Continue reading

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