29th Annual Maryland Envirothon

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Western Maryland RC&D was an event sponsor for the 2019 Maryland State Envirothon—an exciting outdoor natural resources competition that challenges high school students to identify and categorize living resources, perform soil surveys, and solve other complex natural resources challenges. This … Continued

Hoyes Run Stream Sealing Project

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Hoyes Run is a small meandering stream located near the town of McHenry in Garrett County, Maryland.  The Maryland DNR biologists have noted a significant loss of flow along the stretch of the stream adjacent to an active, deep pit … Continued

Meat Producer’s Cooperative

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The possibility of establishing a local (Sharpsburg, MD) cooperative meat processor’s group to share the cost of convenient cold storage and to develop a cut and wrap facility that will allow farms to develop and expand locally grown meat products … Continued

US Fish and Wildlife Service Projects

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The RC&D has developed cooperative agreements with the US Fish and Wildlife Service for the a wide variety of conservation related partnership projects including stream modeling, stream habitat restoration, conservation planning, and environmental education services. Projects completed to date include … Continued