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DNR Secretary Franks to Tour Worcester County Recreation Center
On Wednesday, Aug. 17 at 1:30 p.m. DNR Secretary C. Ronald Franks will tour the new 47,000 square foot recreation center, which was funded in part by DNR’s Program Open Space funds. The $4.3 million recreation center has been filled to capacity since opening July 11.
Press Contact: Heather Lynch, 410-260-8010, firstname.lastname@example.org
August 15, 2005
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is the state agency responsible for providing natural and living resource-related services to citizens and visitors. DNR manages more than 446,000 acres of public lands and 18,000 miles of waterways, along with Maryland's forests, fisheries and wildlife for maximum environmental, economic and quality of life benefits. A national leader in land conservation, DNR-managed parks and natural, historic and cultural resources attract 11 million visitors annually. DNR is the lead agency in Maryland's effort to restore the Chesapeake Bay, the state's number one environmental priority. Learn more at www.dnr.maryland.gov