Maryland Department Of Natural Resources

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Engineers Continuing To Assess Damage To Historic Park Tower

Engineers with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources are continuing to assess the damage to a 188-year-old stone monument in Washington County, after it was struck by lightning in June.

08/10/2015

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Recovery Teams Searching For Missing Boater Near Harford-Cecil Line

A grim reality in the search for a 22-year-old boater who went missing on the Susquehanna River in Port Deposit Tuesday night.

05/27/2015

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Smartphone App Will Help Md. Map Invasive Plants

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is promoting a smartphone application that helps scientists track the spread of invasive plants.

04/13/2015

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Coast Guard Search For Missing Man In Waters Off Cobb Island

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a man reported overdue near Cobb Island.

04/13/2015

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Md. Announces Rare Birth Of 5 Cubs To 1 Black Bear

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it has documented the state’s first known birth of five black bears in a single litter.

03/26/2015

cold oysters

Watermen Hope To Extend Oyster Season After Winter Freezes Income

Giving back what winter has taken away. Brutal cold put livelihoods on ice throughout the Chesapeake Bay.

03/17/2015

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4 Deer Found With Chronic Brain Disease In Western Md.

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says four more white-tailed deer have tested positive for chronic wasting disease in western Maryland.

01/23/2015

Larry Hogan

Hogan Choice For Md. Agency Not Moving Forward Due To Health

Gov. Larry Hogan’s initial appointment to lead the Maryland Department of Natural Resources is not moving forward due to health considerations.

01/23/2015

bear

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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DNR Seeks Riders To Test New ATV Trail

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is looking for riders to evaluate a new off-road vehicle trail in the Savage River State Forest.

10/24/2013

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Suit Filed: Md. Watermen Say DNR Menhaden Catch Limit Threatens Livelihood

Watermen file suit against the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, saying the new rules restricting menhaden catch threaten livelihoods.

10/21/2013

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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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