Welcome to the Frederick County Forest Conservancy District Board

Upcoming events:

1.     Nature Note for Sept 30, 2023: Hiking Principles

2.     Check out our calendar for planting and seed collection events! If you're interested in learning about all our volunteer events, please sign up by clicking on the volunteer sign up button above or  here

3. Saturday is Plum Palooza! Wild American Plum seed collection event at New Market Elementary School.  Join us as we collect wild American plum seeds to donate to Maryland's State Nursery - these plums will help boost the capacity of the state nursery and will grow into seedlings that are planted in restoration projects across Maryland. Anna Twigg, Maryland Forest Service, will be leading this event. New Market Elementary School;  93 W Main St, New Market, MD 21774. Saturday September 23, 10:30am-1pm 

     4.    Our  next monthly meeting will be held on Monday October 9th at 6:30 PM in the Tea Room on Gambrill State Park. Our meetings are open to the public.

Calendar of Events 

To contact the Board, please use the information below:

Frederick County Forest Conservancy District Board

8602 Gambrill Park Road

Frederick, MD 21702

Executive Secretary, Dakota Durcho


301-473-8417, 301-473-8577 (FAX)

Visit the Maryland Association of Forest Conservancy District Boards for a listing of all Maryland county offices (includes mailing addresses and phone numbers). 

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For questions on our tree shelter pilot program, please e-mail treeshelters@forestryboard.org