Short-eared Owl - Photo: Mitch Adolph

Maryland Plants and Wildlife

Learn about all the plants in Maryland as well as the 90 species of mammals, 93 species and subspecies of reptiles and amphibians, over 400 species of birds and several hundred species of marine and freshwater fishes that can be found in the state​.

Scientists working in the field

Project WILD

Professional development for educators use ProjectWILD activities to teach basic skills in science,
social studies, language arts, math, art, and music. Grades K-12.​