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Perdue Farms Contributes $50,000 to Marylanders Grow Oysters Program

Innovative partnership with EcoMedia helps Maryland agricultural business connect with stewardship program Today, Perdue Farms Chairman Jim Perdue presented $50,000 to the Marylanders Grow Oysters Program. Maryland Department of Natural Resources Secretary Joe Gill and Maryland Department of Agriculture Secretary Buddy Hance accepted the contribution which will help fund citizen stewardship oyster projects throughout the  Read the Rest…

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

Marylanders interested in helping students understand and care for their natural world are invited to become a part of TEAM, Teaching Environmental Awareness in Maryland! The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking adults from Montgomery, Frederick, St. Mary’s and Baltimore counties to educate students about the Chesapeake Bay, coastal and Bay marine life,  Read the Rest…

Governor O’Malley Speaks to Green School Youth Summit

  This morning Governor Martin O’Malley spoke with 1,200 students, teachers and administrators at the Maryland Green School Youth Summit, an annual event held at Sandy Point State Park that celebrates the State’s green schools and showcases hands on environmental learning and restoration activities conducted by students throughout the year.  The event and the green schools  Read the Rest…

Bay Game Activity Book Now Available

Sharpen your pencils, grab your crayons and prepare to learn; the Maryland Bay Game: The Future is Now is available now at local libraries, State Parks and visitor centers across the State. For the 16th year, DNR’s popular activity booklet contains games, experiments, riddles and more showing kids how their choices today can protect the  Read the Rest…

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