Maryland Wildlife News

Be safe out on the waterThe Star DemocratMaryland requires anyone born on or after July 1, 1972, to obtain a boating safety certificate before taking the helm of a vessel, including personal watercraft. Courses are ... the DNR website states. The DNR reminds everyone to be courteous on the ... [...]
Fri, Jul 20, 2018
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WBOC TV 16New Details Emerge on Five Bald Eagles Found Dead in EastonWBOC TV 16Whaley contacted Maryland's Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Both agencies investigated the case. More than a year later, WNAV reporter Donna Cole obtained the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service report through the ... [...]
Thu, Jul 19, 2018
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Virginia Connection NewspapersAcres of Sunflowers in Peak Bloom NowVirginia Connection Newspapers#The Maryland Department of Natural Resources - Wildlife and Heritage Service plants sunflowers each spring on the McKee-Beshers Wildlife Management Area. The primary purpose for planting sunflowers on wildlife management areas is to provide a food ... [...]
Wed, Jul 18, 2018
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The Chesapeake Bay Journal (blog)Army Corps commander retires from Baltimore District with a legacy of oyster and island restorationThe Chesapeake Bay Journal (blog)Working with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and other federal, state and private nonprofit organizations, he noted, the Corps has built 674 acres of oyster reefs in state waters. That effort has generated friction ... of Dorchester County ... [...]
Wed, Jul 18, 2018
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Salisbury IndependentAmid rising waters Smith Island trusting jetties, GodSalisbury IndependentEd Chamberlayne, head of the Army Corps' Baltimore District office, boarded the Maryland Department of Natural Resources research boat, Kerhin, after the press conference to tour the new jetties with an entourage of state and local officials. He ... [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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MyEasternShoreMDState officials remind people to keep wildlife in the wildMyEasternShoreMDBALTIMORE — Each year during the spring and summer months, the Maryland Department of Health and the Maryland Department of Natural Resources receive reports of captive wildlife situations in which residents attempt to care for or possess wild ...and more [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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Patch.comBlack Bear Kills 2 Ponies In Western Maryland: DNRPatch.comMaryland Department of Natural Resources staff say the ponies were in a fenced enclosure near Clear Spring in Washington County last week when they were killed. The DNR's Wildlife & Heritage Service crews trapped a 204-pound male bear in the area.and more [...]
Mon, Jul 16, 2018
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Resiliency project keeps Assateague's shoreline protectedOcean City TodayThe project is a collaboration between the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Maryland Coastal Bays and design/build contractors Underwood & Associates, and is funded by the Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Trust Fund. ... The long-term ... [...]
Mon, Jul 16, 2018
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Herald-Mail MediaMaryland officials remind public to keep distance from wildlifeHerald-Mail Media"Any wild animal, especially young wildlife, should be left alone in their natural environment," according to a news release from the Maryland Department of Health (MDH) and Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR). "It is safe to observe ... [...]
Sun, Jul 15, 2018
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SoMdNews.comCSM retools nature, fitness trail at Leonardtown campusSoMdNews.comThe College of Southern Maryland on Monday opened its newly renovated nature and fitness trail at the Leonardtown campus, open to the community and intended for both educational and recreational use. ... planning and conservation at Naval Air Station ... [...]
Sun, Jul 15, 2018
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Fishing gear loaned from libraries generates reel interestClay Center DispatchYet the Pasadena library is one of two in Anne Arundel County where people can check out fishing rods and gear — just as they would a book — through a partnership with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Jennifer Adams, Mountain Road's ... [...]
Sun, Jul 15, 2018
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MyEasternShoreMDDNR reminds people to keep wildlife in the wildMyEasternShoreMDBALTIMORE — Each year during the spring and summer months, the Maryland Department of Health and the Maryland Department of Natural Resources receive reports of captive wildlife situations in which residents attempt to care for or possess wild ... [...]
Sun, Jul 15, 2018
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