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Md. May Adopt Conventional Season For Bear Hunts

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it may change the way black bear hunts are managed to make planning easier for hunters.

02/26/2014

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Md. Deer Hunt Tally Up 10 Percent From Last Year

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says hunters killed 10 percent more deer in 2013-14 than they did last season.

02/13/2014

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Fishing Season Bill Delayed For Summer Study

A House committee is holding off on a bill that would clarify the Department of Natural Resources’ authority to modify fishing seasons by public notice.

02/07/2014

BLACK BEAR

Md. Considers Changing Black Bear Hunt

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is considering a big change in the black bear hunting season.

01/22/2014

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Md. State Park Closed For Superstorm Sandy Cleanup

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it’s closing part of Cunningham Falls State Park near Thurmont to salvage timber downed or damaged by Superstorm Sandy more than 14 months ago.

01/15/2014

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Md. DNR Moving 20 Jobs From Cumberland To Park

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it’s moving 17 jobs from downtown Cumberland to nearby Rocky Gap State Park.

01/08/2014

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Tracking Climate Change: Md. Residents Snap Pictures Of High Tides

Maryland environmental officials are asking residents to snap pictures of high tides along the state’s shoreline as part of an effort to document the effects of climate change.

01/03/2014

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Md. State Parks Promote New Year Hikes

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources wants you to get off the sofa and go outside on New Year’s Day.

01/01/2014

Tracking Hurricane Sandy

Md. Asks Residents To Snap Pictures Of High Tides

Maryland environmental officials are asking residents to snap pictures of high tides along the state’s shoreline as part of an effort to document the effects of climate change.

12/31/2013

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Deer Tally From Md. Firearm Season Up 2 Percent

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says hunters killed 2 percent more deer than last year during the two-week firearm season that ended Saturday.

12/19/2013

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DNR Misses Deadline To Respond To Menhaden Lawsuit

Officials say the Department of Natural Resources has missed a deadline to reply to written questions from the plaintiffs in a lawsuit about the 2013 menhaden regulations.

12/18/2013

mad guns yo

Md. Wildlife Service To Get $1M From Gun Tax

A state wildlife agency will get $1 million in federal funds from an excise tax on the sale of firearms and ammunition.

10/29/2013

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