FOB Seeking AmeriCorps Summer Associate
Friends of Blackwater is hiring an AmeriCorps Summer Associate experienced in communication, education, and climate science to help reorganize our climate change initiatives into a sustainable educational program.
Recruitment will be ongoing: please send resume, cover letter, and a writing sample to email@example.com by May 15. Questions call 304-345-7663.
Special Photo Offer!!
Photographer Steve Shaluta has graciously donated the use ofthis and three other stunning photos to Friends of Blackwater for our fundraising efforts. Any of these would make the perfect gift for your sweetheart on Valentine's Day or just because. Click here for more information and to order.
FOB featured in "Currents" Short Film
"Currents", a short film celebrating the dozens of volunteer watershed groups in West Virginia premiered at the West Virginia Rivers Film Festival at the Metropolitan Theater in Morgantown on October 22. Both Judy Rodd and Brandae Mullins were featured in the film. Click here to watch the trailer and the short film.
Help Protect Our Precious Public Lands!
Seneca State Forest could also be impacted by the new southern route of the ACP mega-pipeline. Route maps show it cutting through the Forest across the popular Greenbrier River Trail and eliminating part of WV's long distance Allegheny Trail. Historic cabins built by the CCC in the 1930's could be effected. Stand up for our public lands!!
Monongahela National Forest 3rd Comment Period on Dominion Gas Pipeline Surveys has ended! Thank you for helping us protect our public land!
Calendar of Events
Thursday Night Ride at 5 Join other mountain biking enthusiasts every Thursday at Blackwater Bikes in Davis to explore local area trails. Public gathering aftewards at Stumptown Ales.
Cheat Fest: 11:30am ’till 11:30pm on Saturday,
Wildflower Pilgrimage May 5, 2016 - 10:00 AM to
Art Spring 2016 Memorial Day Weekend
Canaan Valley Birding Festival June 2-4 at Canaan
Sounds of Railroading: June 3-5 Conference and
Harper's Ferry Outdoor Festival: June 10-11, www.harpersferryoutdoorfestival.org