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KERA North Texas
We Followed A Snowy Owl From Maryland To Ontariorange. The big white birds were reported in South Carolina, Georgia, even Flori
We Followed A Snowy Owl From Maryland To Ontario
KERA North Texas / Posted 15 hours ago
range. The big white birds were reported in South Carolina, Georgia, even Florida. Dave Brinker, an ecologist with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, had never seen anything like it. "Something huge is going on," Brinker told his... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
We Followed A Snowy Owl From Maryland To Ontariorange. The big white birds were reported in South Carolina, Georgia, even Flori
We Followed A Snowy Owl From Maryland To Ontario
KPBS San Diego / Posted 15 hours ago
range. The big white birds were reported in South Carolina, Georgia, even Florida. Dave Brinker, an ecologist with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, had never seen anything like it. "Something huge is going on," Brinker told his... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Another Bay Island Off-Limits This Summer Around OCbirds that only nest on these small bay islands during the summer months. For t
Another Bay Island Off-Limits This Summer Around OC
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
birds that only nest on these small bay islands during the summer months. For that reason, the islands are patrolled by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources Police to ensure the birds are not disturbed. "Birds nest all over the islands.... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Save a Turtle, Avoid a Fineexcluders are not just a good idea; they are the law. Who knew? Thus complian
Save a Turtle, Avoid a Fine
Bay Weekly / Posted yesterday
excluders are not just a good idea; they are the law. Who knew? Thus compliance has been low. A 2012 study by Maryland Department of Natural Resources showed only 24 percent of homeowners using crab traps also used turtle excluders.... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Md. Man Charged After Shooting Black Bear, Orphaning Cubson his property. David Stephens Wall, 53, of Oakland, is charged with hunting
Md. Man Charged After Shooting Black Bear, Orphaning Cubs
CBS Baltimore / Posted 4 days ago
on his property. David Stephens Wall, 53, of Oakland, is charged with hunting black bear out of season, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Wall, who police say had been warned previously to take down bird feeders in his... Read more
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examiner.com
Wildlife . . . who is going to help us when we're in trouble?many of the Animal Services Officers to educate them on proper engagement with
Wildlife . . . who is going to help us when we're in trouble?
examiner.com / Posted 4 days ago
many of the Animal Services Officers to educate them on proper engagement with wildlife. Unfortunately, Prouty reports the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) “. . . is scaling down their staff all over the State.” This means the staff... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
WATCH: Time Lapse Video Shows Blue Crab MoltingBALTIMORE (WJZ) — It’s officially soft shell crab season. According to the Mar
WATCH: Time Lapse Video Shows Blue Crab Molting
CBS Baltimore / Posted 7 days ago
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — It’s officially soft shell crab season. According to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, crabs become “soft shell” crabs when they molt. After going through that process, their new shell is pliable and easily stretched.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Police agencies beef up enforcement, outreach to curb boating deathsand safety awareness efforts. "It was the worst year we've had in a long time,
Police agencies beef up enforcement, outreach to curb boating deaths
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
and safety awareness efforts. "It was the worst year we've had in a long time," said Col. Robert Ziegler Jr. who heads the Maryland Department of Natural Resources Police, which along with other local agencies and the Coast Guard, patrol the... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Announces $60 Million in Fee Cutsof Transportation will account for $7.76 million in savings and will include:
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Announces $60 Million in Fee Cuts
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 12 days ago
of Transportation will account for $7.76 million in savings and will include: Fee elimination and reduction at the Maryland Department of Natural Resources will account for $2.71 million in savings and will include: Fee elimination and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Frogs, turtles no longer part of Bel Air July 4 eventsin the Town of Bel Air. The frog-jumping contest and turtle derby will be proh
Frogs, turtles no longer part of Bel Air July 4 events
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
in the Town of Bel Air. The frog-jumping contest and turtle derby will be prohibited by new updates to the State of Maryland Department of Natural Resources regulations. The updates were published in the Maryland Register on April 15 and... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Md. Man Sentenced to 6 Months in Jail For Poaching Oystersadmitted to dredging oysters just outside Cedar Hill Harbor on the Nanticoke Ri
Md. Man Sentenced to 6 Months in Jail For Poaching Oysters
CBS Baltimore / Posted 14 days ago
admitted to dredging oysters just outside Cedar Hill Harbor on the Nanticoke River the previous night. Adam Antes. (Maryland Department of Natural Resources) Four days after he was charged, Antes was permanently banned from commercially... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Maryland's public gardens can provide a wealth of inspiration for home gardenersgarden "need to go together. They have to be the same scale," she says. Helen
Maryland's public gardens can provide a wealth of inspiration for home gardeners
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
garden "need to go together. They have to be the same scale," she says. Helen Avalynne Tawes Garden Located outside the Maryland Department of Natural Resources building in Annapolis, the Helen Avalynne Tawes Garden is a gorgeous and varied mix... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Delaware Lawmakers Eye Shorter Terms for Local School BoardsCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Delaware Lawmakers Eye Shorter Terms for Local School Boards
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 20 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Route 24 Detour Causing BackupsCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Route 24 Detour Causing Backups
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 20 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Authorities Tail Tractor-Trailer of Pot, Make ArrestsCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Authorities Tail Tractor-Trailer of Pot, Make Arrests
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 20 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Virginia Supreme Court Recognizes Gay Couples in Divorce LawCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Virginia Supreme Court Recognizes Gay Couples in Divorce Law
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 20 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Markell Supports Tougher Penalties for Texting while DrivingCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Markell Supports Tougher Penalties for Texting while Driving
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 20 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Chesapeake Bay Grasses Making A ComebackCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Chesapeake Bay Grasses Making A Comeback
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Fire Damages Interstate Container Building in CambridgeCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Fire Damages Interstate Container Building in Cambridge
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
22 related stories
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WBOC Salisbury
Pair Charged in Dover Home InvasionCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Pair Charged in Dover Home Invasion
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
22 related stories
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WBOC Salisbury
Fire Crews on Scene of Cambridge American LegionCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Fire Crews on Scene of Cambridge American Legion
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
22 related stories
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WBOC Salisbury
Pennsylvania Man Killed by Ocean City Police CruiserCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Pennsylvania Man Killed by Ocean City Police Cruiser
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Wanted Person Found Hiding in Attic of HomeCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Wanted Person Found Hiding in Attic of Home
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
22 related stories
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WBOC Salisbury
Preservation Group Lists Endangered Virginia SitesCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Preservation Group Lists Endangered Virginia Sites
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
22 related stories
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WBOC Salisbury
Delaware Bill Encourages Transit-Friendly CommunitiesCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Delaware Bill Encourages Transit-Friendly Communities
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 21 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
22 related stories
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WBOC Salisbury
Snakehead Caught in Allen PondCaught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday i
Snakehead Caught in Allen Pond
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 22 days ago
Caught in Allen Pond An invasive snakehead fish was caught and killed Friday in Allen Pond in Wicomico County. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources warns anglers snakeheads are dangerous to local ecosystems and any snakeheads caught... Read more
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Daily Press
Chesapeake Bay grasses surge to levels not seen in decadesno rhyme or reason why we see some of these massive busts," Orth said. Still,
Chesapeake Bay grasses surge to levels not seen in decades
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
no rhyme or reason why we see some of these massive busts," Orth said. Still, said Brooke Landry, a biologist with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, "I think we can take heart in the fact that it boomed last summer." "Be it... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Restoration of Felon Voting Rights Challenges Registrarsindicator of water quality– in the state’s portion of the Chesapeake Bay increa
Restoration of Felon Voting Rights Challenges Registrars
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 26 days ago
indicator of water quality– in the state’s portion of the Chesapeake Bay increased 29 percent between 2014 and 2015. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announced Thursday that underwater grass abundance – a key indicator of water... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
More Rescued Dogs Available for Adoption Fridayindicator of water quality– in the state’s portion of the Chesapeake Bay increa
More Rescued Dogs Available for Adoption Friday
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 26 days ago
indicator of water quality– in the state’s portion of the Chesapeake Bay increased 29 percent between 2014 and 2015. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announced Thursday that underwater grass abundance – a key indicator of water... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Key Indicator for Chesapeake Bay Water Quality Hits New RecordUNDATED- The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announced Thursday that u
Key Indicator for Chesapeake Bay Water Quality Hits New Record
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 26 days ago
UNDATED- The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announced Thursday that underwater grass abundance – a key indicator of water quality– in the state’s portion of the Chesapeake Bay increased 29 percent between 2014 and 2015, reaching a new... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Survey finds strong growth of underwater grasses in Chesapeake Baydata is according to an annual aerial survey conducted by the Virginia Institut
Survey finds strong growth of underwater grasses in Chesapeake Bay
Baltimore Sun / Posted 26 days ago
data is according to an annual aerial survey conducted by the Virginia Institute of Marine Science and released by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources on Thursday. The grasses are an important indicator of the bay's health because... Read more
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TribLIVE
Wildfire in Fayette state forest burns nearly 400 acresthat they've had,” she said. Local volunteer fire departments, fire warden cre
Wildfire in Fayette state forest burns nearly 400 acres
TribLIVE / Posted a month ago
that they've had,” she said. Local volunteer fire departments, fire warden crews, Pennsylvania Game Commission staff, Maryland Department of Natural Resources staff and local businesses and residents pitched in to fight the fire, she... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Senate committee approves $112 million for Maryland waterway projectsefforts to increase the oyster population in the Chesapeake Bay by building new
Senate committee approves $112 million for Maryland waterway projects
Baltimore Sun / Posted 1 months ago
efforts to increase the oyster population in the Chesapeake Bay by building new oyster habitat in the Choptank River in a Maryland Department of Natural Resources-designated permanent sanctuary •$600,000 for Assateague Island to prevent and... Read more

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