Maryland Envirothon Wildlife Resource Site

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This is a resource for advisors and students participating in the Maryland State Envirothon competition. It is not inclusive of all content you may need to know for the state competition. Students are expected to have a general understanding of the basics of wildlife ecology and management, how to identify common animals using guides, and how to age and sex wild turkeys and white-tailed deer.

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Wildlife Study Guide​
Updated July 2021. Guide containing general information on wildlife ecology, wildlife management, wildlife legislation and important wildlife to know.

Wildlife Identification Resources

Bald Eagle

Birds of Maryland

Box turtle

Reptiles and Amphibians of Maryland

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Mammals of Maryland

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Baltimore Checkerspot

Rare, Threatened and Endangered Animals

Wildlife Management Resources

Wild turkey

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For more information, visit the Maryland Envirothon Website