State and Local

Department of Environment  to protect and preserve the state’s air, water and land resources and safeguard the environmental health of Maryland’s citizens.

Department of Natural Resources leads Maryland in securing a sustainable future for our environment, society, and economy by preserving, protecting, restoring, and enhancing the State’s natural resources.

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary  on the Patuxent River in Anne Arundel County with trails and boardwalks, tours, workshops, and launch areas to the river.

Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection with information on diverse topics including streams and watersheds, energy, trees, air, and sustainability.

Patuxent River State Park adjacent to the Chapter property on both sides of the upper 12 miles of the Patuxent River with 6,700 acres of natural areas and farmlands. A portion of the park is a state wildlands area.  The park includes a catch and release trout stream, designated hunting areas, and unmarked hiking and equestrian trails.

Patuxent Wildlife Research Center Education Programs near Beltsville MD with keys to identifying birds and frogs and their calls; tools for teachers in environmental education; and much other information about wildlife and natural resource science and managing our biological resources.