The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has added a one week extension to the muskrat trapping season in all counties except Allegany, Carroll, Frederick, Garrett, Howard and Washington. The season will now close on March 22, 2014 to make up for unfavorable weather-related trapping conditions. Read more
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is currently accepting bids for 2013-2014 trapping seasons at Cedar Island, Deal Island, E. A. Vaughn, Fairmount, Isle of Wight, Maryland Marine Properties, Pocomoke River, Pocomoke Sound, Sinepuxent Bay, South Marsh Island, and Wellington, Johnson wildlife management areas (WMA), Janes Island State Park and Hickory Point.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is hosting a one-day Trapper Education Class covering basic techniques, with a strong focus on the responsible treatment of animals, ethical trapper behavior, safety, selectivity and legal methods. Read more
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is currently accepting bids for the 2012-2013 trapping season for Johnson Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Janes Island State Park, Hickory Point Natural Heritage Area and all Somerset and Worcester County WMAs.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is currently accepting bids for the 2012-2013 trapping seasons at LeCompte, Linkwood, Taylor’s Island, Fishing Bay, Idylwild, Ellis Bay,Wetipquin and Nanticoke River wildlife management areas.