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Public Invited to Little Choptank River Oyster Restoration Open House
2/21/2014 - Who: Residents are invited to talk with representatives from DNR, NOAA, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers What: Open House to present plans for major oyster restoration efforts in the Little Choptank River and gather public inputWhen: February 27 from 3 to ...

Big Slackwater Boat Ramp closed for Bridge Replacement
2/21/2014 - Williamsport, MD. The National Park Service is pleased to announce the replacement of the Big Slackwater Bridge serving the Big Slackwater Boat Ramp. The bridge superstructure and deck will be replaced to improve the bridge's load rating. The park will be ...

Public Comment Requested on Final Draft of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement
1/31/2014 - The Chesapeake Bay Program office has released the final draft of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement and is seeking public comment. The public comment period will run through March 17, 2014. To read the draft agreement and submit comments, go to www.ches...

DNR to Begin Spring Trout Stocking in February
1/23/2014 - The Maryland Department of Natural Resources will begin releasing Rainbow and Brown Trout in streams and lakes across the State in early February. The stocking dates and locations will be dependent on stream, ground and weather conditions. By the start of summ...

DNR to Request Removal of 3 Fishing Rod Limit Per Person in Tidal Waters & Seeks Input on Jug Limit
1/23/2014 - The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (MD DNR) Fisheries Service will proceed with an emergency regulation in February 2014 to remove the three fishing rod limit per person that was established for tidal waters nearly 7 months ago. This decision is base...

NRP Blotter
1/17/2014 - The Maryland Natural Resources Police Tuesday charged four men with power dredging for oysters in the Harris Creek Sanctuary in Tilghman Island. Officers charged Bartlett Wade Murphy Jr., 39, and Benjamin Murphy, 62, both of Tilghman Island, with removing oys...

NRP Seizes Virginia Tractor-Trailer Carrying 50 Bushels of Undersized Oysters
1/16/2014 - In one of the largest oyster cases in recent years, the Maryland Natural Resources Police Wednesday night arrested a Virginia truck driver and seized a tractor-trailer filled with oysters, many of them undersized. Rhoderick J. Newman, 66, of Tappahannock, w...




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