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Md. Urges Awareness Of Invasive Species

The Maryland Department of Agriculture is urging residents to help reduce the spread of invasive species that pose a threat to agricultural and natural resources.

04/18/2014

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Maryland Using Insects To Battle Invasive Species

Maryland is using insects to fight invasive species.

06/29/2012

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Win $1,500 In Potomac Snakehead Fishing Tournament

Organizers of this year’s Potomac Snakehead Tournament say anglers can catch all the snakeheads they want, help rid the river of an invasive species and maybe win $1,500.

05/30/2012

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Goats Tackle Invasive Species Too Tough For Mowers

Brian Knox’s goats are a bit of a novelty in Maryland, munching invasive species that have proven too tough for mowers, weed whackers and herbicides.

05/07/2012

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Didymo Algae Causing Problems For Trout

Maryland is engaged in a full-time fight against non-native species invading the state, everything from stink bugs to mute swans. One of the biggest challenges is a foreign type of algae and the battleground is footwear.

03/04/2011

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