Maryland Wildlife News

Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission to hold June 28 public hearingSussex CountianThe Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control's Division of Fish & Wildlife will host an Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission public hearing on a draft amendment to the Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Tautog at 6 ...and more [...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017
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WTOPVisitors flock to Md. state park on Harriet Tubman's lifeWTOP... Park and Visitors Center has welcomed 40,000 people since opening in March, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. The 17-acre park is a stone's throw away from the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge near Cambridge, Maryland. [...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017
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Maryland Soybean Farmers Improve Sustainability of CropBenzingaThe United Soybean Board's "Soy Sustainability" research gathered datasets from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. ... The USDA's Natural Resource Conservation Service reflected ...and more [...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017
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Baltimore SunEagle Scouts help beautify Bel Air parks, landmarksBaltimore SunCasey worked with the Bel Air town staff, Maryland Department of Natural Resources Forest Service and the Forest Conservancy District Board to acquire the seedlings, rubes, stakes and identify the location that would most benefit the nearby stream ... [...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017
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The Chesapeake Bay JournalFederal authorities seize oyster records on Tangier, in CrisfieldThe Chesapeake Bay JournalOfficers from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service visited several watermen on Tangier Island and seafood businesses in Crisfield last week as part of an investigation they are conducting related to oysters. The federal officials interviewed ... In 2014 ... [...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017
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DNR: Georgia Coast ecosystem makes the gradeThe News (subscription)Data is gathered from the DNR's Coastal Resources Division, the Environmental Protection Division and the Wildlife Resources Division at various points throughout the Georgia Coast. Information is entered and computed by a grading system developed by ... [...]
Mon, Jun 26, 2017
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My Eastern ShoreKent competes in state Envirothon held at Camp PecomethMy Eastern ShoreWith five-member teams, students identified soils, determined tree ages and put their studies of the natural world on display to determine which group would represent Maryland in the national competition. While most high schoolers ... “Envirothon is a ... [...]
Sun, Jun 25, 2017
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Bear believed spotted in Newark, police say; sighting unconfirmedThe News JournalLt. John McDerby, of the Delaware Division of Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police, said an officer responded to the area to investigate the reported sighting. No evidence was found to confirm the sighting as Delaware Department of Natural ...and more [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
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Newark PostNewark Police investigating unconfirmed bear sighting in Rittenhouse ParkNewark PostSgt. Chris Jones, a spokesman for the department, said the sighting was reported by a resident of Minquil Drive in the Silverbrook neighborhood, which backs up to the park off West Chestnut Hill Road. The caller claimed to see a black bear in ...Bear believed spotted in Newark, police say; sighting unconfirmedThe News Journalall 2 news articles [...]
Sat, Jun 24, 2017
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My Eastern ShoreKent competes in state Envirothon held at Camp PecomethMy Eastern ShoreWith five-member teams, students identified soils, determined tree ages and put their studies of the natural world on display to determine which group would represent Maryland in the national competition. While most high schoolers ... “Envirothon is a ... [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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The Chesapeake Bay JournalSmith Island losing land, population and now its shepherdThe Chesapeake Bay JournalIt was the longest he had lived anywhere, and islanders believe he is the longest serving preacher in the centuries-long history of this three-village archipelago across Tangier Sound from Crisfield, MD. June would be his last ... In 2002, when the ... [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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My Eastern ShoreEnvirothon competition held at Camp PecomethMy Eastern ShoreCENTREVILLE — More than 16 high schools from across Maryland participated in the 2017 Envirothon state competition held at Camp Pecometh on June 15 and 16. ... “Envirothon is a hands-on team based competition that gives high school students hands-on ... [...]
Fri, Jun 23, 2017
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