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Black Bear Hunting Permit Lottery Ends Aug. 31
There are just two weeks left for hunters interested in a chance to get a permit to hunt in the second Maryland Black Bear Hunt. Two hundred permits will be issued to hunters who have a 1 in 14 chance of winning one. DNR will work to partner interested landowners and hunters for private land hunting opportunities for hunters who do not have a place to hunt.
August 18, 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