Festival Year: 2020, 2019, 2016

Tom Horton

Roles: Writer

Tom Horton covered the environment for The Baltimore Sun for 35 years. He has written eight books about the Chesapeake Bay. His honors include the John Burroughs Award for the best book of nature writing, the David Brower award from the Sierra Club, and other awards from the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and the Audubon Society. Governor Martin O’Malley honored Horton as an Admiral of the Chesapeake. He currently is a Professor of Practice in Environmental Studies at Salisbury University and a contributing writer and columnist for the Bay Journal.


Festival Year: 2020, 2019, 2016


Water’s Way: Thinking Like a Watershed

(US, 2021, 45min)

Nassawango Legacy

(US, 2019, 15min)

An Island Out of Time

(US, 2018, 25min)

High Tide in Dorchester

(US, 2017, 57min)

Beautiful Swimmers Revisited

(US, 2016, 57min)