Annual Baltimore County Forestry Board Workshop, The Web of Life, March 18th: Sign up soon – only 25 slots left!

spider web bannerOur Baltimore County Forestry Board (BCFB) is excited to bring back the annual March Environmental Workshops, which were canceled in 2020. We are restarting this exciting workshop day on Saturday, March 18, 2023 from 9 AM to 3 PM, with food provided.

Location: Oregon Ridge Lodge in Oregon Ridge Park and near Oregon Ridge Nature Center.

The doors open at 8:00 AM.

This year’s focus is on The Web of Life with topics that address:

  • Maryland snakes, their importance and safety
  • The destruction of the Monarch Butterfly by herbicides, logging, and loss of habitat.
  • Biothreat to trees such as the spotted lantern fly.
  • Bees, insecticides and the web of life that affects them.
  • Phenology and the timing of tree, bird, and insect life cycles affected by climate change.

For future announcement, please bookmark our site at, which features diverse state and nationwide information, links, photographs and upcoming events regarding our mission.

To sign up or for more information contact Forestry Board Chairman Glenn Ferenschak at

For more information about our workshop please click on the pamphlet in PDF form!

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