Conservation History Feature Stories

Maryland's 1st State Forester harvesting tree seeds

Significant Garrett County State Forest and State Parks Monuments

The following are nine of an occasional series about Significant Garrett County State Forest and State Park Monuments and Landmarks In Maryland.

Resident Wardens in 1932 in front of the Harrington Manor House
  1. The First Garrett County Court House in Oakland, Maryland
  2. “Washington Elm” Tree or “Cambridge Elm” at Garrett County Memorial Hospital in Oakland, MD
  3. The Fechner Memorial Monument at Herrington Manor State Park
  4. Thomas Edison Thinking/Sitting Stone at Swallow Falls State Park
  5. Herrington Manor House at Herrington Manor State Park
  6. "Forestry Beginning" Conservation Monument at Herrington Manor State Park
  7. The State Forester's Monument at New Germany State Park
  8. Early Reforestation Efforts at Rock Lodge in Garrett County
  9. The Sines Family of Garrett County: Maryland’s First Family of Forest Conservation