Maryland Conservation Corps Plants Trees

Deer Resistant Plants

High concentrations of deer have created a demand for “deer proof” plants, but in reality there is no such thing.

Horseshoe crabs coming to shore to lay eggs

​Horseshoe Crab Migration

Massive numbers of these living fossils will come out of the Atlantic Ocean in May and June to lay their eggs on shore.​​

Father and son enjoying fishing together

New Rockfish Regulations

The opening of the season coincides with new conservation-minded regulations on the use of bait, gear and hooks.

 
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