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Spring Trout Stocking Season Begins

Crews to Stock 133 Locations in 18 Counties The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is gearing up to release more than 300,000 brown, golden and rainbow trout throughout the state during its annual spring trout stocking.   Regular spring stocking is done by department crews in lakes, rivers and streams from early March through June.  Read the Rest…

Youth Fishing Rodeos Set for 2019

Free Events Statewide Encourage Youth to Get Outdoors The Maryland Department of Natural Resources once again is offering opportunities for young people to experience fishing through 44 youth fishing rodeos in 15 counties statewide.   Youth fishing rodeos in the state connect 6,000 thousand young people with the Maryland outdoors each year. Events start in March  Read the Rest…

Fishing Rod Loan Program Expanded

Library Patrons Can Check Out Gear and Tackle in Four Counties The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has partnered with libraries in four counties to enable their patrons to borrow fishing gear free of charge. The Aquatic Resources Education Program has provided five libraries in Anne Arundel, Carroll, Frederick and Harford counties with rods and reels, tackle, and  Read the Rest…