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Angler Brett Poffenberger took his nephews Eli and Dakota fishing in the upper Potomac

Free Fishing Day - July 4th

This license-free fishing day is your chance to explore Maryland’s diverse and unique fishing experiences without needing a fishing license, trout stamp, or registration.

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Maryland Conservation Corps members at work

Maryland Conservation Corps Now Recruiting

The department is looking for young adults (aged 17-25) to work for an 11-month period, beginning in late September.​

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Ride Inside

Bow riding or sitting on the edge of a moving boat, is illegal. A fall can put you in the path of the propeller causing serious injury or death. Stay safe!

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