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  • to preserve our lake

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    Stewardship, Conservation, & Restoration
  • Embracing a Broad Watershed Approach
    to ensure a
    Sustainable Future for Deep Creek Lake

Fracking ban to headline environmental issues at 2017 Md. legislative session

Excellent article by Bryan P. Sears, The Daily News. A must read for all following this issue. fracking-ban-to-headline-environmental-issues-at-2017-md
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Important: Ground and Water beneath you– 11/28/16

The experts on groundwater and geological formations of western Maryland  will give presentation at the Appalachian Lab on November 29 starting at 7pm,  Very important event and chance to talk with the  experts : David Bolton, Chief, Hydrogeology and Hydrology Program, Maryland Geolog
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Report on Water Quality Sampling

Friends of Deep Creek Lake is pleased to announced the completion of the first ever sampling of water quality in the sediment impaired coves. While no major problems were identified, the report is important as the first time ever that water quality sampling has been conducted in the 1
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Annual Shakeout Event missed!

Before Halloween, start of the World Series and the bear hunt season, we all missed an important annual celebration. This was the September 20th celebration of ShakeOut. ShakeOut is a worldwide campaign to inform the public proper earthquake preparedness and safety techniques and is h
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House Commeitte on Environmental & Transportation Visit to Garrett County

Don’t just sit there! Participate in the democratic process! It matters! August 30 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Working Sessions, Garrett College Auditorium. Round table discussion with participants invited by the Committee. From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., panelists will be those generally suppor
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