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Internship presentation

  1. 1. Growing Native Internship Presentation<br />Presented by Lisa Boccio<br />
  2. 2. <ul><li> Non-Profit Organizations based in Silver Spring
  3. 3. Aims to protect the health of the Potomac River
  4. 4. Advocacy and Community Outreach</li></li></ul><li><ul><li> Runs every Fall
  5. 5. Native hardwood seed collections
  6. 6. Seeds sent to state nurseries
  7. 7. Used to reforest riparian zones in the Potomac River Watershed</li></li></ul><li>
  8. 8. My Duties<br /><ul><li> Assist in organization of public seed collections
  9. 9. Assemble packages for seed collections
  10. 10. Work Potomac Conservancy events
  11. 11. Collect and organize seed data</li></li></ul><li>St. Mary’s Riverfest<br />
  12. 12. Arlington Cemetery Collection<br />
  13. 13. Challenges<br /><ul><li>Unfamiliar with Microsoft Excel
  14. 14. Interacting with people at events
  15. 15. Making phone calls</li></li></ul><li>Relation to My Goals<br /><ul><li>Major: Environmental Science with Marine and Coastal Management Concentration
  16. 16. Growing Native directly improves the water quality of the Potomac River and leads to improved quality of the Chesapeake Bay
  17. 17. Experience at a Non-Profit</li></li></ul><li>Questions?<br />

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