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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

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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

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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

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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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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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Western Md. Trail Closed As Sandy’s Effects Linger

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says it’s closing a popular western Maryland hiking trail because of lingering damage from Superstorm Sandy more than nine months ago.

08/06/2013

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Best Places For Stargazing In Baltimore

Whether you are an aspiring astronomer, lover of science or simply just wish to try something new, here are a few great locations to view the night sky.

08/03/2013

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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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