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DNR To Hold Public Regulatory Scoping Meeting On Maryland Diamondback Terrapins
ANNAPOLIS — Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Fisheries Service will hold a public scoping meeting on potential regulatory options for the Maryland diamondback terrapin fishery. The meeting will provide the Department with the opportunity to discuss options for regulatory changes to the terrapin fishery and to hear public input on these options.
The public meeting will be held 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, February 28, 2007, in the C-1 conference room at the Tawes State Office Building, 580 Taylor Avenue, Annapolis, MD. All interested parties are invited to attend and participate. If you have questions about the meeting, contact Gina Hunt, Fisheries Service, Tawes State Office Building, B-2, 580 Taylor Avenue, Annapolis, MD 21401, telephone 410-260-8326 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 27, 2007
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