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Governor O’Malley Announces Record 1.25 Billion Oyster Spat Production, Significant Progress under Oyster Restoration and Aquaculture Development Plan

Governor Martin O’Malley today announced that the State and its partners produced and planted a record 1.25 billion native baby oysters (spat) in Maryland this year ─ the first time any hatchery in the nation has produced more than one billion Eastern oyster spat in a single season.  Joined by scientists, partners, stakeholders and citizen  Read the Rest…



Governor O’Malley Announces New Online Guide to Maryland Natural Areas

In celebration of the start of summer and the end of the school year, Governor Martin O’Malley today announced the new Guide to Maryland Natural Areas. This online, one-stop travel resource is for anyone looking to experience the State’s most beautiful natural places, as distinguished by their pristine environment and rare plant and wildlife species.


Governor O’Malley Hosts GPI Summit

Maryland leads the nation in measuring Genuine Progress Spearheading Maryland’s efforts to engage and share with other states Maryland’s Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI) – a measure of statewide wellbeing − Governor Martin O’Malley hosted a summit with leaders from across the nation on June 14 in Baltimore. Maryland is the national leader in the development  Read the Rest…


Joseph P. Gill Sworn in as DNR Secretary

At 9:45 this morning, Joseph P. Gill was officially sworn in by Governor Martin O’Malley as the 8th Secretary of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) (Outgoing Secretary John R. Griffin held the position twice), following Governor Martin O’Malley’s appointment of Griffin as Chief of Staff last month.


Governor O’Malley Encourages Tree Planting for Arbor Day

Governor Martin O’Malley kicked off spring planting season by proclaiming today, April 3, Arbor Day in Maryland, and encouraging every Marylander to celebrate by planting and registering a tree this spring. “Trees protect our water quality, clean our air, provide wildlife habitat and beautify our communities,” said Governor O’Malley, who received the Arbor Day Foundation’s  Read the Rest…



Governor O’Malley Announces State Reaches 2013 Marylanders Plant Trees Goal

Citizens plant and register more than 100,000 trees Governor Martin O’Malley today announced that citizens have exceeded the three-year statewide goal of planting and registering 100,000 trees by 2013 through the exciting, interactive Marylanders Plant Trees program. Governor O’Malley encourages everyone to keep the momentum going strong, planting trees this spring to continue to enhance  Read the Rest…


Governor O’Malley Hosts First Ever GPI Summit

New data shows 2 percent increase over previous year Spearheading Maryland’s efforts to engage and educate other states on Maryland’s Genuine Progress Indicator (GPI) – a measure of statewide well-being − Governor Martin O’Malley hosted a summit with stakeholders from across the nation on October 9 in Annapolis. Maryland is the national leader in the development  Read the Rest…


Juvenile Blue Crab Population Skyrockets

Governor Martin O’Malley Announces Chesapeake Bay Juvenile Blue Crab Population Highest on Record Governor Martin O’Malley today announced the Chesapeake Bay’s juvenile blue crab population is at the highest level on record, and the overall blue crab population is at its highest level since 1993. Joined by stakeholders and elected officials, Governor O’Malley revealed the  Read the Rest…


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AccessDNR May 2015
The May 2015 edition of a monthly video newsletter hosted by Karis King.

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