Dog-Day Cicadas Emerge In Time For Dog Days Of SummerJust when you thought Maryland was done with cicadas for 17 years, they're back. No, not the amber-winged, red-eyed Brood X. These cicadas have green-tinged wings and bodies and black eyes and are known as the dog-day cicadas.
FBI Identify Remains Found At Catoctin Mountain Park As 21-Year-Old Joanna Michelle AmayaThe FBI has identified the remains of a woman who was found in Catoctin Mountain Park in June as Joanna Michelle Amaya, 21, of Gaithersburg.
FBI Asking Seeking Public's Assistance In Identifying Jane Doe Found At Catoctin Mountain ParkThe FBI needs the public's help to identify a Jane Doe in Maryland.
Child Bit By Pit Bull At Catoctin Mountain Park; Officials Searching For Dog's OwnersOfficials are searching for the owners of a dog that attacked a child at Catoctin Mountain Park Friday afternoon.
Multiple Black Bear Sightings Reported At Catoctin Mountain Park, Officials SayOfficials at Catoctin Mountain Park in western Maryland said they have received multiple reports of bear and bear cub sightings in the park in the past week.
Officials Concerned Visitors At Catoctin Mountain Park Aren't Following Social Distancing GuidelinesOfficials with the National Park Service are concerned that visitors at Catoctin Mountain Park are not following social distancing guidelines amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Eastern Milksnake Found At A National Park Pool In MarylandNational Park rangers found a new little helper inside a pool in Catoctin Mountain Park.
Catoctin Mountain Park Mines Its Past For Centennial EventOfficials of Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont are mining the property's past for a multifaceted celebration of the National Park Service centennial.
Superintendent Of Catoctin Mountain Park RetiringThe superintendent of Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont is retiring.
Park Surrounding Camp David Partly Closed During SummitThe national park surrounding Camp David says some roads, trails and picnic areas will be closed during President Barack Obama's meeting there with high-ranking officials of six Arab nations.
Best National Parks Near BaltimoreThere is a reason that Maryland is called "America in Miniature" and this list of national parks that happily call Maryland their home whilst receiving begrudging admiration from the nation at large prove that this saying isn't just a bunch of talk.
USDA Sharpshooters Kill 156 Deer In Md. ParkThe National Park Service says government sharpshooters killed 156 white-tailed deer in the fifth year of a herd-reduction program at Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont.
Rangers Learning Rescue Techniques At Catoctin Mountain Park National Park Service rangers are rigging up at Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont to learn how to rescue people in the mountains.
Amish Workers Returning To Catoctin Mountain ParkThe National Park Service says Amish volunteers from Indiana are returning to Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont to help restore some cabins dating to the 1930s.
Camping Fees Rise At Md.'s Catoctin Mountain ParkThe cost of camping at Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont is going up.