Episode 8: #TrashFreeAssateague

In today's episode, I talk with Billy Weiland of Assateague Coastal Trust, about ACT's #TrashFreeAssateague project, its genesis, and the upcoming TFA event at Assateague Island National Seashore on June 2 from 9am to 1pm. Read Billy's May 8 blog post on Trash Free Assateague, "Be the Change," for more information. We also talk about Hands Across … Continue reading Episode 8: #TrashFreeAssateague

AV Field Trip: May 16

I'm taking a few days to talk to folks for upcoming Assateague Voices podcast episodes. This morning, I had the great good fortune to talk with both Ashlie Kozlowski of the Assateague Island Alliance, and NPS Ranger Kelly Taylor, who manages the Assateague Island Visitor Center. In the days ahead, I'll speak with Billy Weiland … Continue reading AV Field Trip: May 16

History: Magic Sticks

We normally camp at Assateague State Park, the Maryland park, with its luxurious bath houses, spacious parking pads, and hot and cold running amenities, but in the summer of 2016 we camped at the national park, the decidedly more primitive Assateague Island National Seashore. Cold showers. Hike your gear in. Nothing we hadn't experienced before, … Continue reading History: Magic Sticks