Maryland Wildlife News

CBS Baltimore / WJZBaltimore County Hunter Fined For Shooting Robo-Deer DecoyCBS Baltimore / WJZBALTIMORE (WJZ) — A man has been fined hundreds of dollars after Maryland Department of Natural Resources Police say he shot one of their robo-deer decoys. On the evening of Oct. 7, officers say they spotted 45-year-old Thomas Ervin Minton of ... [...]
Mon, Oct 23, 2017
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PentagramNatural beauty of ponds preserved through maintenance and managementPentagram... nature provides all the necessary recruitment of young fish needed, with a little care. Supplemental stocking can be done if nature fails to perform that service with assistance from Maryland Department of Natural Resources or U.S. Fish and ... [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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Southern Maryland News NetMaryland Continues Commitment to 'Every Kid in a Park'Southern Maryland News NetThe pass is also valid at 16 national parks, six national natural landmarks, five national wildlife refuges and two federal heritage areas in Maryland. “The Maryland Department of Natural Resources shares the U.S. Department of the Interior's ... [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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My Eastern ShoreStay clear of deer, but don't veerMy Eastern ShoreAccording to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, deer breeding season is in full swing now, which means deer, along with other wildlife, will be on the hunt for food supplies and mates. So with that biological imperative driving them, deer ... [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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The Exponent Telegram (press release)Affordable and attractive trees available for public plantingThe Exponent Telegram (press release)ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources aims to expand tree cover on public lands across the state, offering affordable and attractive trees for planting on community lands and open space through its Tree-Mendous Maryland program. [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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DNR requests public's assistance in reporting impaired or sick white-tailed deerThe Exponent Telegram (press release)ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is asking hunters, outdoor enthusiasts, and others to report any deer they encounter that appear sick or have recently died. The department's wildlife experts are tracking possible cases of ... [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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Early Muzzleloader Season is Oct. 19–21The Exponent Telegram (press release)The Maryland Department of Natural Resources strongly recommends that all hunters practice tree stand safety. That includes using a sliding knot, commonly known as a prussic knot, attached to a line that is secured above the stand that allows the ... [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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The Exponent Telegram (press release)Gov. Hogan announces Maryland Outdoor Recreational Economic CommissionThe Exponent Telegram (press release)ANNAPOLIS — Gov. Larry Hogan announced Monday that Executive Order 01.01.2017.24 has established the Maryland Outdoor Recreational Economic Commission (M.O.R.E.). The commission will be responsible for developing strategies and making ...and more [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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The Exponent Telegram (press release)Maryland Junior Hunter Certificates are availableThe Exponent Telegram (press release)ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife & Heritage Service will provide Junior Hunters (age 16 and under) with a certificate commemorating their deer, turkey, or bear taken during the hunting seasons. Each deer, turkey, or ... [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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The Exponent Telegram (press release)Maryland provides first-time hunters opportunity to experience the sportThe Exponent Telegram (press release)ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is now offering a new hunting license for first-time hunters. ... “Hunters remain the primary source of revenue for conservation initiatives and are critical to the state's wildlife management ... [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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The Exponent Telegram (press release)Wild Turkey Survey indicates slight improvementThe Exponent Telegram (press release)ANNAPOLIS — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources recently completed the annual Summer Wild Turkey Observation Survey. The reproduction index of 2.3 poults per adult hen was below the 15-year average of 3 poults per hen, but ... “Although the ... [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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Wildlife & Heritage Service licenses and permits are availableThe Exponent Telegram (press release)For a review of the types of permits that may be required, check out Wildlife and Plant Permits at http://dnr.maryland.gov/wildlife/Pages/Licenses/wlandppermits.aspx. There are also some circumstances when coping with nuisance animals where Wildlife ... [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017
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