Annual Meetings & Awards
2019 Stewardship Award
In 2019, DCPG presented lifelong Dorchester resident Bill Geise with our stewardship award. In addition to his 40 year career with the US Fish and Wildlife Service, Bill has served as chairman of the Dorchester Soil Conservation Service, he has also served on a variety of committees and boards including the state Soil Conservation Committee, the Maryland Critical Areas Commission, the Dorchester County Planning and Zoning Commission, and the board of the Nanticoke Watershed Alliance.
2018 Stewardship Award
Margaret Wright (Midge) Ingersoll was presented with this year's Stewardship Award for her work with the historic Handsell property and her dedication to the preservation of Dorchester County's cultural heritage.
2017 Stewardship Award
At our Annual Meeting in January 2017, DCPG awarded Johnny Shockley with the Environmental Stewardship Award for his work with oyster aquaculture in the region and for promoting sustainable technology here in Dorchester County and around the world.
2016 Stewardship Award
Dorchester resident Libby Nagel was recognized for a "lifetime devoted to stewardship of the natural and cultural resources of Dorchester County" at the DCPG Annual Meeting on January 31, 2016.