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Youth Waterfowl Hunt, Nursery Trees Available

Youth Waterfowl Hunting Day Feb. 9 Chance for Young Hunters to Hone Skills Young hunters have one more chance this season to hone their skills with the help of an experienced adult during a Youth Waterfowl Hunt Day Feb. 9, reports the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. Read more. State Nursery Has Trees Available for

Maryland Natural Resources: Oyster Restoration, Rural Legacy Program

Board of Public Works Approves $3 Million for Oyster Recovery Funding for Restoration, Marylanders Grow Oysters & Sanctuaries The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has been approved to invest more than $3 million in oyster recovery and restoration activities in Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries, following unanimous support from the Board of Public Works. Read

USDA Launches ReConnect Program

USDA Launches ReConnect Program The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s new ReConnect Program is offering up to $600 million in loans and grants to help build broadband infrastructure in rural America. Telecommunications companies, rural electric cooperatives and utilities, internet service providers and municipalities may apply for funding through the new program to connect rural areas that

Maryland Natural Resources: Accessible Fishing Pier; Atlantic Goose Season

Accessible Fishing Pier Opens in Queen Anne’s County Floating Pier Meets Americans with Disabilities Act Standards The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has opened a new floating fishing pier and gangway at the Unicorn Lake Fisheries Management Area that meets the Americans with Disabilities Act Accessible Design Standards of 2010. Read more. Atlantic Population Canada

Calvert League of Women Voter’s Annual Legislative Evening: Nov. 14 at CSM

LWV Annual Legislative Evening with Our Maryland State Delegation College of Southern Maryland, Bldg B 115 J Williams Rd, Prince Frederick, MD Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 6:30-9 P.M. Networking and Light Refreshments – 6:30-7 P.M. Welcome and Introductions – 7 P.M. Opening Remarks from State Delegation – Legislation passed in 2018 Session and forecast of

Fall Turkey Season; Volunteer Opportunities

Fall Turkey Season Opens in Western Maryland Hunting Available in Allegany, Garrett and Washington Counties The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announced today that the fall turkey hunting season will open Oct. 27 and continue through Nov. 4 in Allegany, Garrett and Washington counties with a bag limit of one turkey per hunter. Read more.

Chapel Point State Park Lease Agreement Ceremony

Chapel Point State Park Lease Agreement Ceremony State and Charles County Officials Cut Ribbon Local and state officials will gather to officially sign a new 25-year agreement between the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and Charles County that will allow the county to manage approximately 50 acres of Chapel Point State Park along the Port Tobacco River. As part of

5th Annual Community Development Week and Awards of Excellence

  Announcing our Awards of Excellence recipients!   Join us to celebrate their accomplishments during our Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon October 24!     Innovation Award Filbert Street Garden   Collaboration Award Episcopal Housing Corporation with Health Care for the Homeless   Impact Award Town of Belair National Guard Amory Project   Lorriane Sheehan

Become a Member Sponsor of Community Development Week!

Join the growing list of Sponsors for  Community Development Week! Member Sponsors are important sponsors of Community Development Week. Member Sponsor Levels: $100 Basic Member Sponsor $200 Light Member Sponsor $300 Spotlight Member Sponsor $500 Expert Member Sponsor A. Renew Your Membership and add $100-$500 to become a Member Sponsor of CD Week! B. If