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Department Awards Funding for Stream Education and Study

Engages Students in the Health of the Chesapeake Bay and Local Waterways The Maryland Department of Natural Resources today awarded $200,000 to four nonprofit organizations dedicated to engaging students in monitoring, studying and restoring local streams and waterways. The four Explore and Restore Maryland Streams funding recipients will work with seven different counties, reaching over  Read the Rest…

Grants Available to Reduce Runoff in Maryland

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is seeking proposals from local governments and non-governmental organizations that will help reduce stormwater runoff in targeted areas. Funding will be awarded to the most effective projects through the Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Trust Fund.

Improving the Annapolis Edge

When the staff of the Annapolis Maritime Museum noticed water lapping against their building’s foundation, they knew it was time to make some changes. Located at the mouth of Back Creek and the Chesapeake Bay, the museum’s shore is vulnerable to the effect of powerful storms and sea-level rise. Through a partnership with Maryland Department  Read the Rest…

Maryland Works to Preserve and Revitalize Working Waterfronts

Grants Available to Municipalities and Counties The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking proposals from local governments designed to protect and invigorate coastal communities and waterfront economies. Municipalities and counties in the coastal zone are eligible to apply for these one-year National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association grants through DNR’s Working Waterfronts Program. The  Read the Rest…

Environmental Literacy Grants Available

Funding supports programs for K-12 student stream studies The Department of Natural Resources is seeking to include more Maryland students in studying, monitoring and engaging in restorative actions to improve the health of local streams through EPA’s Chesapeake Bay Implementation Grants.

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AccessDNR September 2016
The September 2016 edition of a monthly video newsletter hosted by Anna Lucente-Hoffmann.