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Survey for National Volunteer Monitoring Directory



Monitoring program names:
Clean Bread and Cheese Creek

Affiliation, if you are part of a national, statewide, or regional network (e.g., Izaak Walton League, Texas Watch):



Contact Information
Name:John LongStreet:
City: DundalkState: Maryland
Zip Code:21222Phone: 410-285-1202
Email:Clean_Bread_and_Cheese_Creek@Web site1:http://www.Bread-and-Cheese-Creek.com
Fax: Web site2:


Does your program serve as an "umbrella" organization for smaller monitoring groups? Yes

Number of Active volunteers (excluding school classes):100
For programs that work with schools: Teachers Number: Students Number:

Approx. annual monitoring budget: $ Year monitoring began: 2009

Sources of funding or in-kind support
Federal Government State Government Local Government
Foundations Businesses Memberships
X DonationsX Grass roots fundraising (events, solicitations, etc.)Other:

Does program have a written QA (quality assurance) plan?No Is it state-approved?No
EPA-approved? No

Does program have monitoring-related publications you are willing to share with, or sell to, other groups?No

Counties in which you monitor:
Baltimore County

Program description:
Mission Statement:
Clean Bread And Cheese Creek is organization whose mission is to restore the natural beauty and improve the environmental quality of the Historic Bread And Cheese Creek through education, and by mobilizing volunteers for monitoring, restoration and advocacy.

About Us:
Clean Bread and Cheese Creek began in 2009. Our restoration activities are focused on historic Bread And Cheese Creek while lending assistance to neighboring environmentally conscious volunteer organizations.
Clean Bread And Cheese Creek will continue making improvements in our urban stream by assisting citizens to learn about environmental issues and to take personal responsibility for the preservation and restoration of the stream.


Environments monitored:
River or Stream, Wetland

Physical/chemical monitoring:



Biological monitoring:


Exotic/Invasive Species:


Additional activities:
Debris cleanup, Debris monitoring, Photographic surveys, Restoration, Storm drain stenciling

Restoration activities:




Data Uses
EducationOur program, Non-governmental community organizations, Local government
AdvocacyOur program, Non-governmental community organizations, Local government
Research Our program, Non-governmental community organizations, Local government
Community organizingOur program, Non-governmental community organizations, Local government
Screen for problemsOur program, Non-governmental community organizations
Establish baseline conditionsOur program, Non-governmental community organizations
Nonpoint source assessmentOur program, Non-governmental community organizations
BMP evaluationOur program, Non-governmental community organizations, Local government
Land use decisionsOur program, Non-governmental community organizations
Watershed planningOur program, Non-governmental community organizations, Local government
Plan restoration projects 
EnforcementOur program, Non-governmental community organizations
LegislationOur program, Non-governmental community organizations
Shellfish bed closures 
Swimming advisories 
State 305(b) report 
Other
Illegal Dumping Monitorinf
Our program, Non-governmental community organizations

 

 
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