Maryland Department of Natural Resources

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Name: Maryland Department of Natural Resources
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Bear hunting lottery

There will be 450 Maryland bear hunting permits awarded by way of a computer-based lottery set to take place sometime Wednesday. The winners will be listed by their DNR identification numbers on the Maryland Department of Natural Resources web site ( ... [Published Cumberland Times-News - 5 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Archery season for deer hunters begins Friday, Sept. 5

ANNAPOLIS — Archery hunting for white-tailed deer opens statewide on Friday, Sept. 5 and continues through Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. Only one antlered deer may be taken, but the number of antlerless deer is not limited in Somerset County, which also allows ... [Published Maryland Newszap - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 3 reports

5 injured in Maryland boat explosion

Five people were injured following a boat explosion in Maryland yesterday, according to MyFoxDC.com .According to the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, the explosion occurred around 2 p.m. as the boat pulled from a dock in Ocean Pines, Md.Ocean ... [Published York Daily Record - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 3 reports

Chesapeake Bay ‘dead zone’ hampers shellfish production

, 4:58 pmThe so called “dead zone” that happens ever year in Chesapeake Bay, in the US states os Maryland and Virginia, is particularly bad this year.That means less shellfish available from this typically high producing region.Bruce Michael, with the ... [Published Undercurrent News - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Nearly 200 acres of St. Mary’s land preserved

advertisementNearly 200 acres of land preservedThree forested properties totaling almost 200 acres were preserved in July in the Mattapany Rural Legacy area south of Patuxent River Naval Air Station. Each of the three properties is protected by a permanent ... [Published SoMdNews.com - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Addressing concerns of Potomac bass anglers

advertisementI read with much interest the column from outdoors writer James Drake in the Aug. 20 edition of the Maryland Independent titled “Bass are in big trouble in the Potomac.”As one of the Maryland commissioners to the Potomac River Fisheries Commission, ... [Published SoMdNews.com - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Berlin Awarded Substantial Stormwater Grants

Photo Courtesy Town of Berlin BERLIN , Md.- Berlin Mayor Gee Williams announced this week that the town recently received more than $1.9 million in grant funding for stormwater improvements from three government agencies.“We have been addressing our ... [Published WBOC TV 16 - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

After respite, Bay's 'dead zone' back with a vengeance

July storm caused temporary improvement in water qualityAfter an early-summer respite, the Chesapeake Bay's "dead zone" of oxygen-starved water has rebounded to above-average size. (Kim Hairston, 2012 / August 25, 2014)RelatedSlightly bigger Chesapeake ... [Published Maryland Gazette - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Slightly bigger Chesapeake 'dead zone' seen this summer

Scientists are predicting that the Chesapeake Bay's oxygen-starved "dead zone" will be slightly larger than average this summer.Using computer modeling underwritten by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration , researchers forecast that by ... [Published Maryland Gazette - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Become a Master Naturalist

A new Master Naturalist Training program is still accepting applications.The next session begins Sept. 8, and runs through Dec. 8. Classes are on Mondays, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.The course fee is $250 per person. Classes will be taught at Catoctin Creek Nature ... [Published Frederick News-Post - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Fighting (Tasty) Invasive Fish With Forks And Knives

Asian carp, battered and fried. As the fish makes its unwelcome way up the Mississippi River, chefs are trying to get people to eat to beat it back. Louisiana Sea Grant/Flickr hide captioni toggle caption Louisiana Sea Grant/FlickrAdd kitchen knives ... [Published NPR - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Salisbury Seeks Grant To Fund Skate Park’s Second Phase

A rendering of the new Salisbury Skate Park is pictured. Rendering by Pillas Design StudiosSALISBURY – The city moved forward this week in applying for state funding to complete Salisbury’s new skate park.Under the City Council’s consent agenda this week ... [Published Maryland Coast Dispatch - Aug 15 2014]

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"This habitat for hundreds of years provided a place for migratory ducks and waterfowl to stop over and feed" said W Michael Kemp, ecologist and professor at the UM center's Horn Point laboratory...
"[Howard County] really stepped up with the design of the site," Shaw said. "We are so grateful to them and [Sykesville's] Parks and Recreation Committee staff. I'm glad they came together on this."
"This runs from right around the BayBay Bridge to the Potomac River" he says
Don Scavia, a University of Michigan aquatic ecologist involved in the forecasts, said they "remind federal and state policy makers that insufficient progress is being made" in reducing nutrient pollution

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Bear hunting lottery [Published Cumberland Times-News - 5 hours ago]
Archery season for deer hunters begins Friday, ... [Published Maryland Newszap - Sep 01 2014]
Susquehanna Flats show hope for Bay [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 01 2014]
5 injured in Maryland boat explosion [Published York Daily Record - Sep 01 2014]
Boat explodes in Ocean Pines; 4 hurt 6 minutes ago [Published Delmarva Daily Times - Sep 01 2014]
Several people hospitalized after boat explosio... [Published FOX WTTG Washington - Aug 31 2014]
Ceremony to be held at South Branch Park [Published Community Times - Aug 30 2014]
Tree plantings planned for two more parks in Ga... [Published Gazette.net - Aug 29 2014]
Delegate Norman Conway And National Resources S... [Published Maryland Coast Dispatch - Aug 28 2014]
Agencies meet to consider possible boat launch ... [Published Cumberland Times-News - Aug 27 2014]
Chesapeake Bay ‘dead zone’ hampers shellfish pr... [Published Undercurrent News - Aug 27 2014]
Nearly 200 acres of St. Mary’s land preserved [Published SoMdNews.com - Aug 27 2014]
Chesapeake Bay "dead zone" particularly bad thi... [Published Seafood.com - Aug 27 2014]
Planning commission delays code amendment [Published SoMdNews.com - Aug 27 2014]
Bay's dead zone grows, affects crabs, fish [Published WTOP - Aug 27 2014]
Addressing concerns of Potomac bass anglers [Published SoMdNews.com - Aug 27 2014]
Berlin Awarded Substantial Stormwater Grants [Published WBOC TV 16 - Aug 26 2014]
Slightly bigger Chesapeake 'dead zone' seen thi... [Published Maryland Gazette - Aug 26 2014]
After respite, Bay's 'dead zone' back with a ve... [Published Maryland Gazette - Aug 26 2014]
After respite, Bay's 'dead zone' back with a ve... [Published Baltimore Sun - Aug 26 2014]
Three properties near Pax River Naval Air Stati... [Published Maryland Bay Net - Aug 24 2014]
Become a Master Naturalist [Published Frederick News-Post - Aug 24 2014]
Deer archery season to open September 5 [Published Maryland Bay Net - Aug 23 2014]
DNR announces 2014-2015 early migratory game bi... [Published Maryland Bay Net - Aug 22 2014]
Potomac River Watch for this weekend [Published Cumberland Times-News - Aug 22 2014]
Chefs hope to get area hooked on local fish, su... [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Aug 22 2014]
Parishioners want Newtowne Neck kept quiet and ... [Published SoMdNews.com - Aug 22 2014]
Striped bass public hearing date set [Published Cecil Whig - Aug 22 2014]
More harm than good from crab ban, experts say [Published Baltimore Sun - Aug 21 2014]
Threatened Beetle Protected by Girl Scouts of t... [Published WBOC TV 16 - Aug 19 2014]
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Scientists are expecting an average, but still large, hypoxic or “dead zone” in the Gulf of Mexico this year, and slightly above­average hypoxia in the Chesapeake Bay. NOAA­-supported modeling is forecasting this year's Gulf of Mexico hypoxic zone to ...
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