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Last Week to Apply for Phragmites Cost Share Assistance
Private landowners who wish to receive financial and technical assistance to eradicate phragmites, an invasive wetland plant that spreads rapidly in tidal and nontidal wetlands, must make requests by Friday, Aug. 12. For more info, call Donald Webster at 410-221-8838 or click here.
August 8, 2005
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