Four St. Mary’s County watermen are scheduled to appear in district court on July 31 on charges they illegally harvested thousands of pounds of undersized croaker and three protected species in the waters of Town Creek, a tributary of the Patuxent River.
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Maryland Natural Resources Police officers are investigating the death of Matthew Bolte, 24, of North East, who died Sunday after jumping from Wildcat Point in Cecil County into the Susquehanna River. His friends say he surfaced once and disappeared from view at about 3:30 p.m.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is asking the anglers of Deep Creek Lake to complete a short questionnaire regarding northern pike management. The results will be used to evaluate the need for regulation updates to develop a trophy northern pike fishery in the lake.
As winter reaches its coldest weeks, the Maryland Park Service and Natural Resources Police remind outdoors enthusiasts to stay smart and safe. Cold-weather hazards are hard to see ─ particularly at night ─ and even a small mistake can quickly turn an outing into a struggle to survive.
The “State of Deep Creek Lake and Watershed” will be presented on Thursday, July 24 at Garrett College Auditorium beginning at 7 p.m. The public is invited and encouraged to attend. The meeting will be hosted by Secretary Joe Gill of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and the Garrett County Commissioners. It will include updates on the Read the Rest…
When: Saturday, October 5 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Where: Garrett College, Old Gymnasium, 687 Mosser Rd., McHenry Who: The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Garrett County Commissioners Contact: Catherine Shanks (DNR) at 410-260-8717 or firstname.lastname@example.org; Deborah Carpenter (Garrett County) at 301-334-1920 or email@example.com This past August, DNR and the Garrett County Commissioners Read the Rest…
Announce members of Steering Committee The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and Garrett County today signed an agreement outlining the development of a comprehensive watershed management plan for Deep Creek Lake. The partnership announced the proposed plan at last month’s State of the Lake presentation.
Agreement announced at annual State of the Lake presentation The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and Garrett County have partnered to develop a comprehensive watershed management plan for Deep Creek Lake. DNR Secretary Joe Gill announced the agreement in concept – through which guidelines to protect the popular area will be established – at Read the Rest…
DNR appoints new managers for State Park & Lake Management Area Summer is here, and Deep Creek Lake State Park and Natural Resources Management Area (NRMA) are ready for the throngs of visitors who enjoy Maryland’s largest manmade body of water.
Visitors urged to use caution The Maryland Park Service (MPS) notifies visitors to Deep Creek Lake that staring February 16 ice along the shoreline of the Discovery Center will be removed to open the waters for cold water rescue training. This area will remain unsafe for quite some time and will be marked with reflective buoys.