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Tips for making the most of a backyard camping adventure.

Single-use plastic continues to threaten our health, communities and wildlife

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Greener Together writing contest! We are pleased to announce the winners.

Environment Maryland, along with our partners at Maryland PIRG, are proud to support comprehensive legisation to restrict the use of toxic pesticides in Baltimore City. Below is our testimony for today's remote hearing in the City Council's Health Committee.

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Johanna Neumann
Senior Director, Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy

With Mother’s Day right around the corner (May 10), many of us are making plans to celebrate our moms. Here are 12 ideas that you can use celebrate both your mom and nature this Mother’s Day.

This Friday, voting begins for our design a bag contest! 

For tonight's Conservation Conversations, our speakers want you to start brainstorming about natural places you love. 

Looking for some children’s books to help spark your young one’s love of nature? We’ve got you covered.

Earth Day was primed for a big celebration this year -- it's 50th. But with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), it's an event that can't be celebrated with a big party. Still, that doesn't mean teachers (and parents teaching at home) can't connect with students on a broad array of environmental issues.

This week, the Montgomery County Council was scheduled to vote on a proposal to suspend their single use bag fee. But after hearing from public health advocates, environmentalists and workers, they have instead pulled their proposal.