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Governor O’Malley Signs Landmark Forest Legislation

Maryland establishes first in the nation policy Governor Martin O’Malley today signed into law first-of-its-kind legislation that amends Maryland’s forest conservation policy to maintain the State’s current 40 percent tree canopy ─ a no-net-loss. The bill establishes new and expanded reforestation incentives and tools to help landowners and local governments meet and surpass the statewide  Read the Rest…

Stream Restoration Challenge to Award More Grants

Open to local governments, schools and NGOs The Stream Restoration Challenge is once again accepting applications from local governments, school systems, and non-governmental organizations looking to carry out projects to improve Chesapeake Bay water quality and create service learning and environmental literacy activities for students. Through this program, the State and its partners will award  Read the Rest…

Maryland Seeking Top Clean Marina for 2012 Award

Nomination deadline January 4, 2013 The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking nominations for its 2nd annual Maryland Clean Marina of the Year contest. “Our goal is to hear from boaters, marine contractors, staff and citizens on the Maryland Clean Marinas that are excelling in their efforts to run a clean facility,” Program Coordinator  Read the Rest…

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