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Archive for December, 2013


DNR Still Accepting Public Input on Designation of New Wildlands

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is still accepting public input on the proposed creation of 10 new Wildlands and the expansion of 17 existing Wildlands (click here for the map) by email and postal mail through December 9. Wildlands are State-owned natural areas preserved for their wilderness character or sensitive natural resources.

DNR Announces Winter Ice Breaking Operations

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will have four boats available this winter to break up ice on the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. The cleared passageways allow for watermen, tug boat and barge captains, and marine crews to continue work through the season.

NRP Blotter: Firearms Season Opener

The busiest weekend of deer hunting season was a safe one for the thousands of men and women who used the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors while filling their freezers for the months ahead. Maryland Natural Resources Police statewide checked 1,639 hunters and wrote 96 citations and 247 warnings. In all, NRP spent 1,791 hours  Read the Rest…

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AccessDNR December 2017

The December 2017 edition of a monthly video newsletter hosted by Anna Lucente-Hoffmann.