Providing science-based information, tools, and skills to promote resilient communities and clean and healthy streams, rivers and watersheds of the Chesapeake Bay.
Becoming Bay Smart: Understanding Maryland’s Critical Area Program
This half-day course is geared to citizens, new Critical Area property owners, realtors and other professionals that want to learn the “basics” of the Critical Area Program and how it applies to where they live, work, and play. The training will include a brief history of the Program and how it is implemented as a partnership between State and local governments. Development within the Critical Area and the various requirements in each land classification, RCA, LDA, and IDA, will be covered in some detail.