Maryland Natural Resources

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More Than A Dozen Snakes, 3 Venomous, Seized From Maryland Home, Pet Shop

Three venomous snakes and a dozen other snakes were seized from an Allegany County home and pet shop Thursday by the Maryland Natural Resources police.



Man Dies After Tree Falls On Him On Appalachian Trail

Authorities say a man has died after a tree fell on him on the Appalachian Trail in Maryland.


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Police Look For Suspect In Bald Eagle Shooting

Maryland Natural Resources police need the public’s help finding the person who shot and killed a bald eagle.



Man Caught Smuggling Thousands Of Pounds Of Undersized Oysters

Police in Maryland make one of the biggest oyster busts in years. Natural resources officers seize thousands of pounds of undersized oysters being smuggled out of state.


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Police ID Md. Teen Who Died After Jump Into Choptank River

Maryland Natural Resources Police are identifying a Cambridge teen who drowned after he and another teen jumped from a fishing pier into the Choptank River.


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Md. Man Swims 5 Hours To Save His Family After Their Boat Capsized

John Franklin Riggs swam for hours to reach help for his family, including two children, after their boat capsized in a storm.


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Body Of Missing Boater Found In Choptank River

Maryland Natural Resources Police say the body of a boater who went missing on the Choptank River has been found.


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Md. State Police Save Jet Ski Operators From Creek

Two jet ski operators stranded in a Maryland creek have been rescued.


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Md. Police: Unattended Kayak Owner Found Safe

The owner of a kayak discovered floating unattended in the Chesapeake Bay has been found safe.


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Police: Human Remains Found In Chesapeake Bay

Maryland Natural Resources Police say a boater has found human remains in the Chesapeake Bay in Anne Arundel County.


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2 Charged With Rockfish Violations In Maryland

Maryland Natural Resources Police say two commercial fishermen have been charged with striped bass violations.


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Body Of Missing Kayaker Found In Md. Pond

Maryland Natural Resources Police have found the body of a Fruitland man who went missing after his kayak capsized in a Wicomico County pond.