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Maryland Environmental Trust Seeks Volunteers for Monitoring Program
Marylanders interested in helping conserve open space lands can participate in the Maryland Environmental Trust (MET) Monitoring Program. Through this program, MET staff and volunteers visit properties throughout Maryland and verify they are being managed in compliance with permanent preservation agreements (conservation easements). MET has three types of long-term (year-plus), part-time positions available. To learn more, click here.
September 16, 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