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Supporting Science Education through Phillips Wharf

November, 2019 Dear Friend, St. Michaels High School Environmental Science and Aquatic Science teacher Gia Ristvey knows a thing or two about engaging high school students in the sciences, and she’s grateful for the donors supporting Phillips Wharf Environmental Center, because they help ensure her students have the field experiences needed to connect them to…
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Juvenile terrapins released on Tilghman Island

(TILGHMAN ISLAND, MD – October 31, 2019) Phillips Wharf Environmental Center staff recently released four juvenile diamondback terrapins along Black Walnut Cove on Tilghman Island. The baby terrapins were rehabilitated at PWEC over this past year, after being rescued from harmful conditions in the local area. Native to the Chesapeake Bay region, diamondback terrapins are…
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Oystering demos at Nov. 2 Oyster & Brew Festival

(TILGHMAN ISLAND, MD – October 16, 2019)Phillips Wharf Environmental Center will be providing oystering demos at its Oyster & Brew Festival, taking place from noon to 4p.m. on Sat., Nov. 2 at its waterfront campus on Tilghman Island. The event is an annual fundraiser for the nonprofit, with a VIP dinner and auction hosted the…
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Oyster & Brew Festival on Tilghman Island this Nov. 2

(TILGHMAN ISLAND, MD – September 23, 2019) On Sat., Nov, 2, enjoy a day by the water, slurping oysters and sipping craft brews at Oyster Jam, Phillips Wharf Environmental Center’s annual fundraiser on Tilghman Island, Md. This year’s waterfront event features oysters and other foods, craft beer, and live music with Southbound. Wild and aquaculture…
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