ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland work group studying pesticide use is holding its first meeting.
The Maryland Pesticide Reporting and Information Work Group is scheduled to meet in Annapolis on Tuesday.READ MORE: Baltimore Exhibit Focuses On Maryland's Ties To The Civil Rights Movement
The Legislature created the panel this year.READ MORE: Maryland Family Has Triple Crown Dreams
It is tasked with evaluating the latest scientific research and address stakeholders’ concerns and questions. The work group also is charged with making recommendations on gathering information about pesticide use in the state.
Preliminary findings are due by the end of December. A final report is due in July 2014.MORE NEWS: The Cost Of Riding Baltimore's Buses And Subway Trains Will Soon Increase
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