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living green in annapolis

Annapolis Green hosts a weekly radio show on environmental issues on hometown station WNAV. “Living Green in Annapolis” airs Wednesday evenings from 6 to 7 p.m.

elvia thompsonThe Living Green show is hosted and produced by Elvia Thompson of Annapolis Green, joined by Vic Pascoe, and features interviews with experts who provide information on living and working in a sustainable manner. Listeners learn practical ways to incorporate Green practices vic pascoeinto their lives – many of which can save them money. Guests include those directly involved in championing the Green movement here in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.

Our theme music, the traditional melody The Water is Wide, was arranged by Kevin Brooks and graciously provided by The Eastport Oyster Boys.

WNAV may be heard at 1430AM, live streaming audio on wnav.com and, in the City at 99.9FM.

Have a question for us or one of our guests? Contact us at radio@annapolisgreen.com.

For a complete schedule of programs and guests, see our calendar.

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Wednesday, Dec. 18
"End-of-Year Environmental Wrap-Up"

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Guest: Rona Kobell, staff writer, Chesapeake Bay Journal

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Wednesday, Dec. 11
"Savenia Labs: Testing for Energy and Environmental Impact Ratings"

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Guest: John Jabara, Savenia Labs

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Wednesday, Dec. 4
"Eating Fresh, Local, and Healthy During the Holidays"

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Guest: Chef Craig Sewell, A Cook's Café

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Wednesday, November 27
"The Conowingo Dam: A Ticking Time Bomb for the Chesapeake?"

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Guest: Dr. Beth McGee, Senior Scientist, Chesapeake Bay Foundation

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Wednesday, November 20
"Greening the Home for the Holidays"

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Guest: Lori Hill of Sister Eden

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Wednesday, November 13
"Factors Affecting Aquatic Animals and Submerged Vegetation in the Chesapeake Bay"

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Guest: Chris Patrick, PhD, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

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Wednesday, November 6
"Is it Time to Rethink Nuclear Power with Modular High Temperature Gas Reactor Technology?"

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Guests: David Dabney, CEO; and David Poole, Chief Technology Officer; StarCore Nuclear

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Wednesday, October 30
"EcoSystems on the Edge"

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Guests: Anson "Tuck" Hines, Director, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center Director, and Kristen Minogue, Science Writer, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

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Wednesday, October 23
"1000 Friends of Maryland"

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Guest: Dru Schmidt-Perkins, President and CEO

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Wednesday, October 16
"City of Annapolis' Department of Neighborhood and Environmental Programs"

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Guests: Maria Broadbent, Director; Frank Biba, Chief of Environmental Programs

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Wednesday, October 9
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Green Boating Policies, Products, Practices and Tips"

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Guests: Louis Holmes, West Marine District Manager (South Mid Atlantic, Northeast Support Team); Scott Farquharson and Erin Minner, Dream Yacht Charter; and Alanna Keating, BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water

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Wednesday, October 2
"Managing On-Board Energy for Green Boating"

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Guests: Boating writer and instructor Captain Ralph Naranjo; Annapolis School of Seamanship owner Captain John Martino; David DeQuinzio, owner of Annapolis Hybrid Marine; Meghan Matthews of the MISEA Group, provider of marine LED lighting and safety products; and Captain Andy Fegley, owner of Yacht Electronics Systems

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Wednesday, September 25
"From the Oceans to the Bay: Cartoonist Jim Toomey on the Oceans with the United Nations Environmental Program"

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Guests: Cartoonist Jim Toomey and Sean Corson, Deputy Director, NOAA Chesapeake Bay Program Office

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Wednesday, September 18
"Oyster Recovery Partnership's Mermaid Kiss & Parole Community's Eco-Fair"

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Guests: Bryan Gomes, Special Projects Manager, Oyster Recovery Partnership; Mel Wilkins, and Ann Jackson, representing the Spa Creek Conservancy and the Parole community

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Wednesday, September 11
"Annapolis Candidates for Mayor: Where Do They Stand on the Environment?"

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Guests: Mayor Josh Cohen, Democratic Challenger Bevin Buchheister, Republican Challengers Frank Bradley, Mike Pantelides, and Bob O'Shea

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Wednesday, September 4
"Overseeing the Restoration a Year Later: The Chesapeake Bay Program Office"

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Guest: Nick DiPasquale, Director, Chesapeake Bay Program Office

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Wednesday, August 28
"Permitting and Variances in the Critical Area in Anne Arundel County"

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Guests: Kelly Krinetz, Administrator of the Critical Area Review Team; and Lori Rhodes, Zoning Administrator who oversees variances in the Critical Area; both from Anne Arundel County Planning & Zoning Office

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Wednesday, August 21 - Our 50th Show!

The program we prepared for August 14 was preempted by Orioles Baseball because it ran long -- 14 innings. So, our program on Farm Fresh Food and Wine, described below, ran on August 21.

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Wednesday, August 14 - Our 50th Show!
"Anne Arundel County's Bounty: Farm Fresh Food and Wine"

Guests: Lisa Barge, Agricultural Marketing and Development Manager, Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation; Andrea O'Shea, manager and vintner of Great Frogs Winery; and Carter Duncan, participant in Southern High School's Curriculum in Agricultural Science Education (CASE)

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Wednesday, August 7
"Maritime Heritage & the Environment: Annapolis Maritime Museum Connects with Kids"

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Guests:Josh Falk, Museum Education Director; and Eric Greenlee, teacher, Severn River Middle School

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Wednesday, July 31
"Maryland's Climate Change Plan"

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Guest: David Costello, Deputy Secretary for Policy & Planning, Maryland Department of the Environment

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Wednesday, July 24
"Bay Health Index 2012: A Moderate Improvement"

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Guest: William Dennison, PhD, Vice President for Science Applications and Professor, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

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Wednesday, July 17
"Historic London Town & Gardens: Environmentalism and Preservation in Perfect Harmony"

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Guests: Nate Powers, Director of Horticulture, Historic London Town & Gardens; Rick Truett, Owner, RF Truett Sustainable Building

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Wednesday, July 10
"Out with the Toxic Chemicals! Non-toxic Ways to Clean Your Home and Business"

We had a problem with the audio of this program and regret that we are not able to archive it.

Guests: Courtney Kellogg, Founder & Owner, Ecolistic Cleaning; Kristen Bratten, President, The Cleaning Corps

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Wednesday, July 3
"The Chesapeake Airshed: How Winds Carry Pollution to the Bay"

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Guest: Christopher Loughner, Atmospheric Scientist, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

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Wednesday, June 26
"Studying the Bay from Space"

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Guest: Jeremy Werdell, Research Oceanographer, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

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Wednesday, June 19
"Capturing the Wild Lands in Plein Air"

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Guests: Dick Lahn, Founder, Chesapeake String of Pearls Project; Jessica Snyder, Director of Communications, Chesapeake String of Pearls Project; Lee Boynton, Annapolis painter; Libby Nagel, conservation land owner

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Wednesday, June 12
"Hurricane! What could happen to the Bay and how are City and County officials preparing? What should YOU do?"

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Guests: David Mandell, Senior Planner, Annapolis Office of Emergency Preparedness; Aaron Salter, Community Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator, Anne Arundel County Emergency Management Office; Doug Wilson, Caribbean Wind, LLC, physical oceanographer, formerly with NOAA

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Wednesday, June 5
"Maryland Green Registry: Share Your Success, Inspire Others"

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Guests: Laura Armstrong, Maryland Green Registry Coordinator, Maryland Department of the Environment; Catherine Batavick, Manager of Maryland Green Travel, Maryland Office of Tourism

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Wednesday, May 29
"The Chesapeake Bay Foundation: Saving the Bay"

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Guest: Alison Prost, Maryland Office Executive Director

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Wednesday, May 22
"NOAA’s Role in Chesapeake Bay Study & Restoration"

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Guest: Peyton Robertson, Director, NOAA Chesapeake Bay Office, National Marine Fisheries Service

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Wednesday, May 15
"When Gardening is More than Gardening: RainScaping"

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Guests: Suzanne Etgen, Coordinator of the Anne Arundel Watershed Stewards Academy and a Board member of the Chesapeake Conservation Landscaping Council; and Eloise Ullman, Master Watershed Steward

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Wednesday, May 8
"Maryland Clean Energy Center"

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Guests: I. Katherine Magruder, Executive Director; Terry Daly, Loan Program Manager; Maryland Clean Energy Center

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Wednesday, May 1
"Really Clean Transportation: Bicycling in and Around Annapolis"

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Guests: David Humphreys, Executive Director Annapolis Regional Transit Management Association (ARTMA); Joe Piette, Bicycle Safety Instructor, Montgomery College Transportation Safety Institute; Will Small, bicycle enthusiast and member, City of Annapolis Transportation Board.

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Wednesday, April 24
"Caring for Creation: Environmentalism in Various Faith-Based Traditions"

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Guests: Dottie Yunger, Executive Director, Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake; Rabbi Nina Beth Cardin, Director, Baltimore Jewish Environmental Network (BJEN) at the Pearlstone Conference and Retreat Center; Martha Scott, Board of Governors of the Islamic Society of Annapolis and Chesapeake Interfaith Environmental Group; and Terry Cummings, CBF Maryland Manager for Advocacy and member, Chesapeake Interfaith Environmental Group

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Wednesday, April 17
"Sneaky Invaders in the Garden: Impact of Invasive Species on the Eco System"

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Guests: Lisa Winters, University of Maryland Home and Garden Information Center; Dick Bean, Scientist and Program Manager for the Plant Protection & Weed Management Section of the Maryland Department of Agriculture

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Wednesday, April 10
"Recapping the Environmental Agenda for the 2013 Legislative Session"

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Guests: Karla Raettig, Executive Director, and Jen Brock-Cancellieri, Deputy Director, Maryland League of Conservation Voters

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Wednesday, April 3
"The State of the Magothy River"

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Guests: Paul Spadaro, President; Tom Hampton, Secretary; Magothy River Association, and Peter Bergstrom

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Wednesday, March 27
"Recycling at Home, at Work, and On the Go"

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Guest: Rich Bowen, Recycling Manager, Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works

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Wednesday, March 20
"Project Clean Stream: Get Your Hands Dirty for Clean Water"

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Guests: Al Todd, Executive Director, and Dan Brellis, Program Coordinator for Project Clean Stream; Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay

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Wednesday, March 13
"Severn River Restoration"

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Guest: Fred Kelly, Severn Riverkeeper®

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Wednesday, March 6
"2013 Legislative Session Environmental Issues: Community Clean Up and Greening Act"

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Guest: Julie Lawson, Communications and Campaigns manager, Anacostia Watershed Society

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Wednesday, Feb. 27
"Compost-Based Ways to Reduce Sediment and Pollution Entering Chesapeake Waterways"

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Guests: Eloise Ullman, Master Watershed Steward, Winchester-on-the-Severn community; Mel Wilkins, EcoGardens LLC, Spa Creek Conservancy; Alex Marks, General Manager, Filtrexx

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Wednesday, Feb. 20
"The Growth Action Network: Monitoring growth and development in Anne Arundel County"

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Guest: Ann Fligsten, Coordinator of the Network

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Wednesday, Feb. 13
"Anne Arundel County Legislation: Revisions to Critical Area laws and provisions; and Stormwater Special Revenue Fund"

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Guests: Chris Trumbauer, Anne Arundel County Councilman; and Bob Burdon, President and CEO of the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce

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Wednesday, Feb. 6
"2013 Legislative Session Environmental Issues: Smart on Pesticides"

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Guest: Ruth Berlin, Executive Director, Maryland Pesticide Network

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Wednesday, Jan. 30
"2013 Legislative Session Environmental Issues: Offshore Wind and Hydraulic Fracturing"

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Guest: Mike Tidwell, Executive Director of the Chesapeake Climate Action Network

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Wednesday, Jan. 23
"Environmental Outlook for the 2013 Legislative Session"

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Guest: Jen Brock-Cancellieri, Deputy Director; Maryland League of Conservation Voters

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Wednesday, Jan. 16
"Lawyering for the Bay: The Chesapeake Legal Alliance"

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Guests: Jacqueline Sincore Guild, Executive Director; and Russell B. Stevenson, Jr., founder and board member"

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Wednesday, Jan. 9
"The Crystal Spring Farm Development"

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Guests: David Prosten, Chair, Anne Arundel County Group, Maryland Chapter, Sierra Club; and Andrew Bing, spokesman for Crystal Spring

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Wednesday, Jan. 2
"The Smithsonian Environmental Research Center: Understanding Ecosystems for a Sustainable Future"

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Guest: Anson "Tuck" Hines, SERC Director

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