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Posts tagged ‘recreation’

10
Mar

Love Maryland’s Outdoors? There’s an App for That!

DNR launches mobile app featuring recreation opportunities and news updates

AccessDNR App

AccessDNR App

Enjoying Maryland’s great outdoors has never been easier with the Department of Natural Resource’s new mobile app! The AccessDNR app provides the State’s hunters, anglers, boaters, park-goers ─ anyone seeking outside adventure ─ all of the latest in nature-related recreation, information and news right at their fingertips.

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21
Aug

Recreational Projects throughout Maryland to See Enhancements

Recreational projects in Allegany, Caroline, Cecil, Dorchester, Frederick, Garrett, Prince George’s, Somerset and Worcester counties will soon receive funding for upgrades and additions through Program Open Space. Governor Martin O’Malley and the Board of Public Works approved the projects at today’s meeting in Annapolis. Read more »

25
Jul

State, County Partner on Deep Creek Lake Watershed Management Plan

Photo of Deep Creek Lake

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 the third annual State of the Lake presentation at Garrett College. The draft agreement will be available for public comment until August 13.  Read more »

22
Mar

DNR to Host Outdoor Recreation Input Meeting

Photo by Kent Carlson

Who: Open to the Public

What: Central Region Outdoor Recreation Evaluation

When: June 19 from 6 to 8 p.m.

Where: Howard County Robinson Nature Center, 6692 Cedar Lane, Columbia

Cost: Free

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is asking citizens for their thoughts on State parks and lands at a public input meeting, or through a quick and easy online survey. The Department held meetings in other regions earlier this year but the one in central Maryland was cancelled because of inclement weather. Read more »

20
Mar

State Outdoor Recreation Survey Now Online

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) encourages Marylanders to share their thoughts on State parks and lands through a quick and easy online survey.

The survey asks a variety of multiple choice and open ended questions that will help DNR determine which outdoor recreation facilities, programs and services do and do not meet the needs of the community. Areas include State parks, forests, wildlife areas and trails.   Read more »

6
Mar

Recreational Projects in Allegany, Garrett and Washington Counties and Baltimore City to See Enhancements

Recreational projects in Allegany, Garrett and Washington counties, and Baltimore City, will soon receive funding for necessary upgrades and additions through Program Open Space. Governor Martin O’Malley and the Board of Public Works approved the projects at today’s meeting in Annapolis. Read more »

20
Feb

Recreational Projects in Baltimore, Carroll and Somerset Counties to See Enhancements

photo from baltimorecountymd.gov

Recreational projects in Baltimore, Carroll and Somerset counties will soon receive funding for necessary upgrades and additions through Program Open Space. Governor Martin O’Malley and the Board of Public Works approved the projects at today’s meeting in Annapolis. Read more »

6
Feb

Recreational Projects in Baltimore, Frederick and Howard Counties to See Enhancements

Recreational projects in Baltimore, Frederick and Howard counties will soon receive funding for necessary upgrades and additions through Program Open Space. Lt. Governor Anthony G. Brown and the Board of Public Works approved the projects at today’s meeting in Annapolis. Read more »

23
Jan

Recreational Projects in Anne Arundel, Montgomery and Prince George’s Counties to See Enhancements

Recreational projects in Anne Arundel, Montgomery and Prince George’s counties will soon receive funding for necessary upgrades and additions through Program Open Space. Governor Martin O’Malley and the Board of Public Works approved the projects at today’s meeting in Annapolis. Read more »

17
Jan

Southern Marylanders Asked to Provide Recreation Information

Who: Open to the Public

What: Regional Stakeholder Outdoor Recreation Evaluation

When: Tuesday, February 5 from 6 to 8 p.m.

Where: Prince George’s County Dept. of Parks & Recreation (Parkside Headquarters) Auditorium

6600 Kenilworth Avenue, Riverdale 20737

Cost: Free

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is asking citizens ─ especially those in Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles, Prince Georges and St. Mary’s counties ─ for their input on State outdoor recreation facilities and services in Southern Maryland. Read more »