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Wear A Life Jacket To Work, Promote Safe Boating

Don’t be surprised if a co-worker is wearing a life jacket in the office.


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DNR Tracking Of Hunter Education Guns Criticized

A recent federal audit says Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources is threatening the public’s safety because of improper tracking of weapons used for hunter education.


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Missing Wis. Man Found Dead In Rural Western Md.

Authorities say a Wisconsin man who went missing more than a week ago has been found dead in western Maryland’s Green Ridge State Forest.


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Md. Extends Potomac River Warning

The Maryland Natural Resources Police says people should avoid most recreational activities on the Potomac River and its tributaries through Tuesday.


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Agencies Teaming Up To Protect Md.’s Waters

As the nation prepares to remember the Sept. 11 attacks this weekend, the state says its 7,000 miles of coastline need more protection.



Md. Unveiling New Maritime Security Initiative

Maryland Natural Resources Police are kicking off a new maritime security initiative.


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NRP Warns Boaters To Look For Irene Debris

Maryland Natural Resources Police are urging boaters hitting the water for the Labor Day weekend to look for debris from Hurricane Irene.


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Missing Boater’s Body Found In Md. Creek

Authorities have found the body of a boater who went missing off Riviera Beach in Anne Arundel County.



Natural Resources Police Work To Eliminate Poaching

The discovery of miles of illegal nets in the Chesapeake earlier this year has sparked a sweeping plan to crack down on striped bass poaching.


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Body Of Missing Maryland Boater Recovered

Maryland Natural Resources Police say they have recovered the body of a boater who went missing on July Fourth.


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Body Of Md. Man Who Drowned In Chester River Recovered

A dangerous day on the water. Crews have recovered the Maryland swimmer who went under on the Eastern Shore.


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New Technology Allows Police To Patrol Bay In A New Way

There’s a lot more water than there are water cops in Maryland. But on the Chesapeake, a whole new way of Patrolling is starting up.