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Cemetery Group’s Efforts Revive Western Md. Site

After you drive Alexander and Furnace streets then navigate a couple of switchbacks on Cemetery Road, you’d figure there would be no more uphill.

04/27/2014

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How To Save Energy At Work

Don’t let the excuse of not being at home cause you to make less eco-friendly decisions. Here are some things you can do at work to ensure you keep up your earth-friendly habits.

12/12/2013

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National Aquarium Expands Role In Conservation

The National Aquarium in Baltimore is hiring a new officer to oversee its expanded mission to lead conservation efforts for ocean preservation.

05/22/2013

Earth Day Events

Best Ways To Celebrate Earth Day 2013 In Baltimore

Baltimore has an active conservation-minded community and there are a number of Earth Day events being held in the area.

04/08/2013

Calypso sea turtle aquarium

Saving Sea Turtles Subject Of Baltimore Meeting

Saving sea turtles is the subject of a meeting this week in Baltimore.

02/05/2013

chesapeake bay water

Md. Senators: Farm Bill Retains Bay Protections

Maryland senators say a farm bill passed by the Senate retains important bay conservation programs.

06/21/2012

MONEY GENERIC

Maryland Extends Home Performance Rebate Program

The Maryland Energy Administration is adding $850,000 to the state’s home performance rebate program.

08/04/2011

Salamander

Hellbender Salamander Exhibit Opens At The Maryland Zoo

They’re slimy and fascinating, and now you have a chance to see them in Baltimore. They’re giant salamanders that hide under rocks.

07/21/2011

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Only U.S. Copy Of Magna Carta Treated At US Archives

A painstaking conservation effort to remove old patches and repair weak spots in a 714-year-old copy of the Magna Carta has revealed that the full text of that English declaration of human rights remains intact even though some words are faded and illegible to the eye, the National Archives said Tuesday.

07/20/2011

Gardening Tree Planting

Chesapeake Conservation Corps Celebrates 1st Year

Members of the new Chesapeake Conservation Corps planted trees in Annapolis to celebrate their first year.

05/02/2011

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USDA: Voluntary Bay Efforts Working, More Needed

More needs to be done to keep farm runoff from reaching the Chesapeake Bay, even though voluntary incentive-based efforts by farmers have helped, according to a USDA report released Tuesday.

03/15/2011

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