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Goucher College Polls Marylanders About Parks

Maryland residents heavily favor state parks with features of historical interest, according to a Goucher College poll released Tuesday.


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Deep Creek Lake Users Warned About Ice Dangers

The Maryland Park Service is urging people to be extra careful on the frozen surface of Deep Creek Lake.



Sign-Up Ends For Md. State Park Quest Contest

The Maryland Park Service says registration has ended for a statewide contest that involves visiting state parks.


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Some Md. State Park Areas Closed By Flooding

The Maryland Park Service says sections of some state parks in Central Maryland are closed until further notice.



Campers Can Return To Assateague Following Irene

Campers can return to Assateague State Park following a nearly week-long closure because of Hurricane Irene.


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Maryland Teens Helping State Parks With Maintenance

Conservation Job Corps is using help from Maryland teenagers to maintain its state parks. The project is saving a million dollars in contractor costs, and teaching the young about respecting our environment.