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Archive for January, 2013


DNR Hosts Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Program

Who: Open to the Public When: Friday, January 18 at 12 p.m. Where: Tawes Building, Room C1, 580 Taylor Avenue, Annapolis Cost: Free Contact: 410-260-8058 Join the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) in celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  The program will feature keynote speaker Attorney Barry LeNoir, president  Read the Rest…

Governor O’Malley Announces State Reaches 2013 Marylanders Plant Trees Goal

Citizens plant and register more than 100,000 trees Governor Martin O’Malley today announced that citizens have exceeded the three-year statewide goal of planting and registering 100,000 trees by 2013 through the exciting, interactive Marylanders Plant Trees program. Governor O’Malley encourages everyone to keep the momentum going strong, planting trees this spring to continue to enhance  Read the Rest…

New Geologic Map Released for Westernmost Counties

Map will guide decisions on best use of landscape The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has created a new geological map for Garrett, Allegany and western Washington counties, that will not only provide information on the region’s geology, but guide decisions about the wise use of its landscape and natural resources.

Volunteers Needed to Teach Students about the Chesapeake Bay and Natural Resources

Calling all Marylanders interested in helping students understand and care for their natural world! The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is hosting three training workshops that will provide volunteers with the tools necessary to teach children about the Chesapeake Bay, coastal and Bay marine life and the State’s streams through TEAM (Teaching Environmental Awareness in Maryland).

NRP Blotter

The Maryland Natural Resources Police (NRP) charged a total of 13 people with illegal activity in Dorchester, Frederick Garrett and Howard counties in December. 

Recreational Projects Throughout Maryland to See Enhancements

Recreational projects in Allegany, Carroll, Dorchester, Frederick, Garrett, St. Mary’s and Washington counties and Baltimore City will soon receive funding for necessary upgrades and additions through Program Open Space. Lt. Governor Anthony G. Brown and the Board of Public Works approved the projects at today’s meeting in Annapolis.

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AccessDNR January 2018

The January 2018 edition of a monthly video newsletter hosted by Anna Lucente-Hoffmann.