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DNR Announces 2012 Employee of the Year

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) named Gene Deems of the Office of Communications its 2012 employee of the year. “Gene embodies excellence in customer service,” said DNR Secretary Joseph Gill, “whether working with internal partners of external stakeholders. His passion lies with ensuring he serves people efficiently, effectively and enthusiastically.”

$10,000 Diamond Jim on the Loose

More than $50,000 in prizes up for grabs during this year’s fishing challenge. The hunt is on! The Diamond Jim component of the 2013 Maryland Fishing Challenge kicked off when Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) biologists and teams of young anglers caught, tagged and released 200 striped bass into the Chesapeake Bay. One of the tagged  Read the Rest…

Recreational Projects in Allegany, Carroll, Garrett and Montgomery Counties to See Enhancements

Recreational Projects in Allegany, Carroll, Garrett and Montgomery counties will soon receive funding for necessary upgrades and additions through Program Open Space. Governor Martin O’Malley and the Board of Public Works approved the projects at today’s meeting in Annapolis. “With Program Open Space, we have been able to enhance and develop significant new opportunities for  Read the Rest…

Joseph P. Gill Sworn in as DNR Secretary

At 9:45 this morning, Joseph P. Gill was officially sworn in by Governor Martin O’Malley as the 8th Secretary of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) (Outgoing Secretary John R. Griffin held the position twice), following Governor Martin O’Malley’s appointment of Griffin as Chief of Staff last month.

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