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Board of Public Works Approves Rural Legacy Program Grants

Enhanced Funding Helps Preserve and Protect 4,615 Acres The Board of Public Works unanimously adopted a Maryland Department of Natural Resources recommendation today to approve 15 Rural Legacy Program grants, totaling $17,663,385, to permanently preserve approximately 4,615 acres of working farms, forests and open space across the state, from Garrett to Wicomico County.

MET Hosts Land Trust Roundtable, The Challenge of Capacity

Who: Land trust staff, board members, volunteers; Others interested in land conservation What: Latest in a series of MET Roundtables When: Thursday, March 14 from 12 to 2 p.m. Where: Boordy Vineyards, 12820 Long Green Pike, Hydes (Baltimore County) Contact: Michelle Johnson at Cost: Free  The Maryland Environmental Trust (MET) is hosting an informal roundtable  Read the Rest…

MET Protects 1,288 acres in 2012

The Maryland Environmental Trust (MET) worked with 10 landowners last year to protect 1,288 acres of scenic open space, forests and farmland in seven counties across the State. Most of these easements were donated and are held by MET together with a local or regional land trust and will protect the natural, historic and scenic  Read the Rest…

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AccessDNR March 2017
The March 2017 edition of a monthly video newsletter hosted by Anna Lucente-Hoffmann.