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Volunteers Needed to Educate Students on the Chesapeake Bay and its Natural Resources

Trainings Postponed: The first two trainings are being rescheduled for dates in March. Check back for an update or call  410-260-8809. The Maryland Department of Natural Resources invites adults interested in teaching elementary and middle-school students about the Chesapeake Bay watershed, and its marine and estuarine life, to become a part of TEAM, Teaching Environmental Awareness in Maryland.

April is Environmental Education Month

Governor Martin O’Malley has proclaimed April Environmental Education Month in Maryland in recognition of public and private efforts to help children connect with and learn about their natural world. “Maryland continues to serve as a national model for quality public education — that’s why Education Week ranked our public schools number one in the nation  Read the Rest…

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…

Governor O’Malley Receives National Environmental Education Award

Highlights Maryland’s environmental educational successes The North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) presented Governor Martin O’Malley with a leadership award for environmental literacy this evening at its annual conference in Baltimore. Governor O’Malley’s passion for connecting Maryland youth with their natural world, and leadership in developing environmental programs and initiatives earned him this prestigious  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…

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AccessDNR February 2016
The February 2016 edition of a monthly video newsletter hosted by Karis King.