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CBS Baltimore
Boaters Lucky Brawl On Choptank River Didn't Turn 'Deadly'two men on board a boat in the Choptank River over the weekend was caught on vi
Boaters Lucky Brawl On Choptank River Didn't Turn 'Deadly'
CBS Baltimore / Posted 21 hours ago
two men on board a boat in the Choptank River over the weekend was caught on video, and it’s now under investigation by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources Police. It’s a story that was first reported by WJZ Monday: A witness, who was... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Photos: Oyster restorationTurtleback Bar, a public oyster bar in the Choptank River. Horn Point Oyster Ha
Photos: Oyster restoration
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Turtleback Bar, a public oyster bar in the Choptank River. Horn Point Oyster Hatchery, the Oyster Recovery Partnership and Maryland Department of Natural Resources are working together to restore oysters in the Chesapeake Bay. Setting tanks of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'Oyster wars:' Watermen aim to take back oyster bars as state panel reviews shellfish sanctuariesTurtleback Bar, a public oyster bar in the Choptank River. Horn Point Oyster Ha
'Oyster wars:' Watermen aim to take back oyster bars as state panel reviews shellfish sanctuaries
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Turtleback Bar, a public oyster bar in the Choptank River. Horn Point Oyster Hatchery, the Oyster Recovery Partnership and Maryland Department of Natural Resources are working together to restore oysters in the Chesapeake Bay. Setting tanks of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Increase in crabs leads to lower prices at some restaurantshe said. "I sell (crabs from) Louisiana and Texas, but taste-wise you can't be
Increase in crabs leads to lower prices at some restaurants
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
he said. "I sell (crabs from) Louisiana and Texas, but taste-wise you can't beat a Maryland crab," he said. In April, a Maryland Department of Natural Resources study found the Chesapeake Bay's crab population rose by over 140 million this year.... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Soft-Shell Crabswill be totally hard again within three days. “The time between sheds depends
Soft-Shell Crabs
Bay Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
will be totally hard again within three days. “The time between sheds depends mostly on how large the crab is,” explains Maryland Department of Natural Resources Bay Stock Assessment Committee chair Glenn Davis. The smaller the crab, the more... Read more
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York Daily Record
Dead horseshoe crabs washed up in Ocean Cityof crabs too young to spawn, as well as blue crabs, being found among the dead,
Dead horseshoe crabs washed up in Ocean City
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
of crabs too young to spawn, as well as blue crabs, being found among the dead, which Smith estimated to be around 300. Maryland Department of Natural Resources Director of Resource Assessment Service Bruce Michael further elaborated on the... Read more
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The Daily Record
Maryland rushes to regulate hunting with new-fangled weapon WYE MILLS — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is rushing to regula
Maryland rushes to regulate hunting with new-fangled weapon
The Daily Record / Posted 8 days ago
WYE MILLS — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is rushing to regulate a new kind of hunting weapon that's a cross between a high-powered air rifle and a crossbow. The device is... Read more
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Bay Weekly
50 Years of Science That’s Shaped Our Livescould increase the population. The University of Maryland has done that with it
50 Years of Science That’s Shaped Our Lives
Bay Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
could increase the population. The University of Maryland has done that with its aquaculture system. Bay Weekly How has Maryland Department of Natural Resources used your discoveries? Tuck Hines We showed that blue crabs were being limited by... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
9-old girl smashes fishing record with huge catchkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes fishing record with huge catch
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 13 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled,” Ed told Maryland Department of Natural resources. “When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic.” After a... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
9-old girl smashes fishing record with huge catchkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes fishing record with huge catch
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 13 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled,” Ed told Maryland Department of Natural resources. “When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic.” After a... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
9-old girl smashes fishing record with huge catchPhoto: Maryland Department of Natural Resources via CNN Wire A 9-year-old girl
9-old girl smashes fishing record with huge catch
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 13 days ago
Photo: Maryland Department of Natural Resources via CNN Wire A 9-year-old girl has set a new state record by reeling in a massive 94.6-pound fish. It took 20 minutes for Emma Zajdel to bring in the record-breaking cobia that weighs more than she... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
9-Old Girl Smashes Fishing Record with Huge Catchkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-Old Girl Smashes Fishing Record with Huge Catch
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 13 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled,” Ed told Maryland Department of Natural resources. “When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic.” After a... Read more
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York Daily Record
Ocean City girl shatters previous Maryland fishing recordThe Maryland Department of Natural Resources has confirmed that Emma Zajdel, 9,
Ocean City girl shatters previous Maryland fishing record
York Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has confirmed that Emma Zajdel, 9, of Ocean City, has set a new state fishing record with a 94.6-pound cobia. Emma and her father, Ed, were fishing with Robert Clark and Emma’s best fishing friend, Ashton... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
9-old girl smashes fishing record with huge catchkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes fishing record with huge catch
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled,” Ed told Maryland Department of Natural resources. “When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic.” After a... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Record Setting 94 Pound Fish in Maryland Weighs More Than 9-Old Girl Who Caught Itkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
Record Setting 94 Pound Fish in Maryland Weighs More Than 9-Old Girl Who Caught It
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled,” Ed told Maryland Department of Natural resources. “When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic.” After a... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing recordfrom Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture o
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing record
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 14 days ago
from Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture of a 94.6-pound cobia, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Emma Zajdel and her dad, Ed, were fishing near Little Gull Shoals, just east of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing recordfrom Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture o
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing record
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 14 days ago
from Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture of a 94.6-pound cobia, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Emma Zajdel and her dad, Ed, were fishing near Little Gull Shoals, just east of... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing recordfrom Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture o
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing record
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 14 days ago
from Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture of a 94.6-pound cobia, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Emma Zajdel and her dad, Ed, were fishing near Little Gull Shoals, just east of... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing recordfrom Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture o
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing record
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 14 days ago
from Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture of a 94.6-pound cobia, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Emma Zajdel and her dad, Ed, were fishing near Little Gull Shoals, just east of... Read more
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KIVI Boise
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing recordfrom Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture o
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing record
KIVI Boise / Posted 14 days ago
from Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture of a 94.6-pound cobia, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Emma Zajdel and her dad, Ed, were fishing near Little Gull Shoals, just east of... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing recordfrom Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture o
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing record
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 14 days ago
from Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture of a 94.6-pound cobia, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Emma Zajdel and her dad, Ed, were fishing near Little Gull Shoals, just east of... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing recordfrom Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture o
9-old girl sets Maryland fishing record
KGTV San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
from Ocean City, Maryland has set a new state fishing record with the capture of a 94.6-pound cobia, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Emma Zajdel and her dad, Ed, were fishing near Little Gull Shoals, just east of... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
year-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
year-old girl smashes record with huge fish
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
9-old girl smashes fishing record with huge catchkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes fishing record with huge catch
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
Local 10 Miami / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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My EastText
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
My EastText / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
KTXS Abilene / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
KECI Missoula / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
KTVZ Bend / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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News 8000
9-old girl smashes record with huge fishkept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the li
9-old girl smashes record with huge fish
News 8000 / Posted 14 days ago
kept the boat in gear and followed the fish at a 45-degree angle to keep the line tight and Emma settled," Ed told Maryland Department of Natural Resources. "When she got the fish in and we lifted it on board it went ballistic." After a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
9-old girl catches record fish weighing 94.6 poundswhere a fisheries biologist confirmed the species and catch. The fish measured
9-old girl catches record fish weighing 94.6 pounds
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
where a fisheries biologist confirmed the species and catch. The fish measured in a 66.5 inches long. According to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Zajdel's record shattered the previous 79-pound state record set in 2014. Zajdel’s... Read more
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Island Packet
Record-breaking Maryland fish weighs more than girl who caught itgoing out. I could hear the reel and the drag and I thought I could go over the
Record-breaking Maryland fish weighs more than girl who caught it
Island Packet / Posted 15 days ago
going out. I could hear the reel and the drag and I thought I could go over the side,” she later told officials with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. She struggled with the fish for about 20 minutes as her father kept the boat in... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Maryland girl, 9, catches 94.6-pound fish, sets state recordand Ashton Clark, near Little Gull Shoals about a mile and a half east of Assat
Maryland girl, 9, catches 94.6-pound fish, sets state record
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 15 days ago
and Ashton Clark, near Little Gull Shoals about a mile and a half east of Assateague Island on June 30, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. The group was trolling two fishing lines from their boat searching for bluefish... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
9-Old Sets New Maryland Fishing Record With 94-Pounder— An Ocean City girl has set a new state fishing record with the reeling in of
9-Old Sets New Maryland Fishing Record With 94-Pounder
CBS Baltimore / Posted 16 days ago
— An Ocean City girl has set a new state fishing record with the reeling in of a nearly 100-pound fish, according to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Emma Zajdel, at just 9 years old, could also become a new International Game Fish... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Nine-old Girl Sets New Md. Fishing RecordISLAND, Md. - A 9-year-old Ocean City girl has set a new state fishing record w
Nine-old Girl Sets New Md. Fishing Record
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 16 days ago
ISLAND, Md. - A 9-year-old Ocean City girl has set a new state fishing record with a 94.6-pound cobia. According to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Emma Zajdel and her father Ed were fishing near Little Gull Shoals about a mile and... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Glorious start, soggy finish to Fourth of July in Bel AirThose events, which had been part of Bel Air's Independence Day celebration for
Glorious start, soggy finish to Fourth of July in Bel Air
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
Those events, which had been part of Bel Air's Independence Day celebration for decades, were canceled this year after Maryland Department of Natural Resources regulations regarding the use of wild animals in competitions were updated. The... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Chesapeake Bay blue crab population risingsaid. “It is encouraging to see adult females rebound from a depleted state on
Chesapeake Bay blue crab population rising
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
said. “It is encouraging to see adult females rebound from a depleted state only two years ago,” said Glenn Davis of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Bob Higgins, owner of Higgins Crab House North in Ocean City, Maryland, said the... Read more
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