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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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DNR: Permits Required For Large Boat Gatherings

Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources is reminding boaters that permits are now required for large gatherings on the water.

05/01/2013

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DNR Won’t Poison Pesky Deep Creek Lake Plant

The Department of Natural Resources says it won’t use a herbicide to attack an invasive aquatic plant in western Maryland’s Deep Creek Lake this year.

04/29/2013

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Md. Seeking Stream Restoration Challenge Proposals

State officials say they are seeking proposals for Maryland’s Stream Restoration Challenge.

04/23/2013

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Survey: Blue Crab Population In Chesapeake Has Dropped

The number of blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay has dropped steeply, according to an annual survey just released. The winter dredge survey is an indication of the supply we expect this summer.

04/21/2013

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Md. DNR Seeks Volunteers To Help Raise Baby Oysters

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it is looking for communities interested in helping raise baby oysters.

04/19/2013

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Chronic Wasting Disease Not Found In Maryland Deer

Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources says chronic wasting disease was not found in any of the 278 deer tested this season.

04/19/2013

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John Griffin Named O’Malley’s New Chief Of Staff

The secretary of Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources will become the new chief of staff to Gov. Martin O’Malley.

04/18/2013

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