Header Art - Maryland's Conservation History

Learn More about the History of Conservation in Maryland

Natural Resources Police

Websites and PDF files

Annual Reports (in chronological order)

Books and Articles

  • Bartles, Greg and Paul M. Hanyok. (1996). A Century of Service. Maryland Fish & Wildlife News 4(4): 10-11, 19.  Read the article online (.pdf file - Opens with Acrobat).
  • Kimmel, Ross M. (2008). Oyster Wars, The Historic Fight for the Bay's Riches. The Maryland Natural Resource. Winter 2008: 4-6.  Read the article online (.pdf file - Opens with Acrobat).
  • Maryland Natural Resources Police. (1994). Maryland natural resources police: a graphic history. Annapolis, MD: Maryland Natural Resources Police. Available at the DNR Library. View the DNR Library catalog record.
  • Plummer, Norman H. (1993). Maryland's oyster navy: The first fifty years. Chestertown, MD: Literary House Press, Washington College. Available at the DNR Library. View the DNR Library catalog record.
  • Wennersten, John R. (1981). The Oyster Wars of Chesapeake Bay. Centreville, Md. : Tidewater Publishers.  Available at the DNR Library.  View the DNR Library catalog record.