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Wear It Campaign Vehicle with life jackets

Message from the Secretary​

Spring in Maryland offers something for everyone when it comes to outdoor recreation. In this post I'll share my thoughts on Boats, Birds, and Cicadas!​

Father putting a life jacket on his daughter

May is Safe Boating Month

Maryland’s boating season is here, and the Maryland Natural Resources Police is encouraging Marylanders to take proper precautions to ensure waterway safety.​​

Ryan Cooper takes a look at a brook trout before gently returning this beauty to the water. Photo by Ryan Cooper

Maryland Fishing Report May 12

Warming conditions for the upcoming week will reverse the cooling spell of bay waters for gamefish spawning now in Maryland lower salinity waters. ​

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