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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

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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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Md. DNR Moving Offices To Rocky Gap State Park

Portions of the Maryland Department of National Resources are moving from downtown Cumberland to offices in Rocky Gap State Park in nearby Flintstone.

09/25/2013

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Md. Plan For New ATV Trails Hits Resistance

Some nearby landowners are opposing a state plan for two off-road vehicle trails on Sideling Hill in western Maryland.

09/25/2013

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DNR Proposes 3 New ATV Trails In Western Md.

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is seeking public input on three new off-road vehicle trails proposed on state land in western Maryland.

09/04/2013

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Gov. O’Malley To Swear In New DNR Secretary

Gov. Martin O’Malley is swearing in a new head of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources.

05/21/2013

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Canal Place ‘Needs To Be Finished’

This June will mark one year on the job for Dee Dee Ritchie, the executive director for the Canal Place Preservation and Development Authority, who remains committed to overcoming the myriad of challenges accompanying the operation of the tourism hub.

05/11/2013

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