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New Sunday Hunting Opportunities Begin November 24, 2014
The regulations to implement Sunday hunting legislation (SB 472 and SB 473) for the Western Maryland counties have been adopted and will be effective on November 24, 2014. Click here to learn more.
DNR Seeks Black Bear Conservation and Migratory Game Bird Stamp Designs
The 19th annual Black Bear Conservation and 41st annual Migratory Game Bird Stamp design contests are open and ready for submissions.
Checking in your big game and need the county codes?
Two Junior Deer Hunting Days Set for November
The Department of Natural Resources encourages experienced deer hunters to introduce youth to this time-honored tradition during Junior Deer Hunting Days ─ November 15 on public and private land in all Maryland counties; and November 16 on private land only in all counties except Baltimore, Howard and Prince George’s. Read more...
Young hunters can hone their skills with the help of an experienced adult November 1, 2014 and February 7, 2015. Read more...
In celebration of the start of summer and the end of the school year, Governor Martin O’Malley today announced the new Guide to Maryland Natural Areas. This online, one-stop travel resource is for anyone looking to experience the State’s most beautiful natural places, as distinguished by their pristine environment and rare plant and wildlife species.
3/2013- Now through December 2014, the Maryland Amphibian and Reptile Atlas (MARA) is looking for volunteers to report sightings of reptiles and amphibians…
Volunteer safety instructors offer hunter safety classes statewide, helping to keep hunters and citizens safe.
Maryland holds three Junior Hunt Days (deer, turkey, game birds). Junior Hunters can also earn a Junior Hunter Certificate.
You can help save the Maryland Terrapin. Learn how to easily and inexpensively modify your crab pots.
National Hunting & Fishing Day on Sat., Sept. 27th. Free Admission & Free Parking. Join us for a day of fun!
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