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The Maryland Natural Resource - Fall 2015

Virginia Bluebells by Alec Haskard 

Out now, the Fall 2015 edition of the Maryland Natural Resource features an inside look at the Natural Resources Police Academy, an update on a new boating access site in Anne Arundel County and more.

Fall 2015 Features

pdf iconHuntressBreaking Tradition
By Patricia Allen
The tale of a huntress


pdf iconRising_TidesRising Tides
By Brad Kroner
Watermen Recover from crab disaster


pdf iconAssateagueCelebrating 50 Years
By Angela Baldwin
Assateague Park


Friends Forever 
by Ink Byer

"The Sea, Once It Casts Its Spell, Holds One In Its Net Of Wonder Forever. "  — Jaques Cousteau

​​Wild ShotPhoto of a eastern chipmunkRuby-throated Hummingbird
by Natalie Overholt

Skipjack Oyster
Dressing Recipe​softshell crab dish Get the recipe here​.

Editorial Support

Barbara Rice  -   Candy Thomson


Patricia Allen -  Angela Baldwin

Nicole Carlozo  - Lauren Dorrill

Brad Kroner -  Kristen Peterson

Jennifer Raulin -  Trystan Sill

Candy Thomson