Monthly Archives: November 2017

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League of American Bicyclists

Movement in the late 19th century was founded and led by the League, which began publishing Good Roads magazine in 1892. In the mid-1890s, bicycling became

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Washington metropolitan area

1947). 240/301 – portions of Maryland in the Greater Washington, D.C. metro area, southern Maryland, and western Maryland 540 – Fredericksburg/Spotsylvania/Warrenton

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Osprey

fish-eating bird of prey with a cosmopolitan range. It is a large raptor, reaching more than 60 cm (24 in) in length and 180 cm (71 in) across the wings

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Marlin fishing

Marlin fishing (also called billfishing) is considered by some game fishermen to be a pinnacle of offshore game fishing, due to the size and power of the

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List of Maryland Terrapins football seasons

quarterback Will Skinner in 1892 at what was then known as the Maryland Agricultural College. Since then, the Terrapins (commonly known as the "Terps")

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History of slavery in Maryland

Slavery in Maryland lasted around 200 years, from its beginnings in 1642 when the first Africans were brought as slaves to St. Mary’s City, Maryland, to the

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St. Mary’s College of Maryland

College of Maryland, established in 1840, is a U.S. public, secular (non-religious) and co-educational four-year liberal arts college located in St. Mary’s

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Maryland

of Maryland Maryland Office of Tourism Energy Data & Statistics for Maryland USGS real-time, geographic, and other scientific resources of Maryland U.S

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Breeding bird survey

Bird Population Station. The program was developed in Laurel, Maryland. In the first year of its existence there were nearly 600 surveys conducted in

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Marlin fishing

Marlin fishing (also called billfishing) is considered by some game fishermen to be a pinnacle of offshore game fishing, due to the size and power of the

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Southern Maryland Delegation

The Southern Maryland Delegation refers to the delegates who are elected from legislative districts in or shared by Calvert, Charles, Prince Georges or

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History of Maryland

The recorded history of Maryland dates back to when Europeans began exploring the area, starting with the Italian/Venetian John Cabot (c. 1450 – c. 1500)

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League of American Bicyclists

Movement in the late 19th century was founded and led by the League, which began publishing Good Roads magazine in 1892. In the mid-1890s, bicycling became

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Province of Maryland

Britain and became the U.S. state of Maryland. Its first settlement and capital was St. Mary’s City, in the southern end of St. Mary’s County, which is

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Osprey

fish-eating bird of prey with a cosmopolitan range. It is a large raptor, reaching more than 60 cm (24 in) in length and 180 cm (71 in) across the wings

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St. Inigoes, Maryland

unincorporated farming, fishing and crabbing community at the southern end of St. Mary’s County in the U.S. state of Maryland that is undergoing a transition

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Salisbury, Maryland

Salisbury, Maryland-Delaware Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city is the commercial hub of the Delmarva Peninsula, which was long devoted to agriculture and

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St. Mary’s City, Maryland

state law, and is located in southern St. Mary’s County, Maryland, which in turn is the southernmost tip of the state of Maryland on the western shore of the

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Eastern Shore of Maryland

The Eastern Shore of Maryland is a part of the U.S. state of Maryland that lies predominantly on the east side of the Chesapeake Bay and consists of nine

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Washington metropolitan area

1947). 240/301 – portions of Maryland in the Greater Washington, D.C. metro area, southern Maryland, and western Maryland 540 – Fredericksburg/Spotsylvania/Warrenton

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Bewick’s wren

known to remain in Maryland. In 2014, the North American Bird Conservation Initiative placed the eastern Bewick’s wren on its watch list. Several theories

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Maryland

Maryland (/ˈmɛrɪlənd/ ( listen)) is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, bordering Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington, D.C. to

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Southern Maryland Delegation

The Southern Maryland Delegation refers to the delegates who are elected from legislative districts in or shared by Calvert, Charles, Prince Georges or

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Maryland

Maryland (/ˈmɛrɪlənd/ ( listen)) is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, bordering Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington, D.C. to

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Annapolis, Maryland

Annapolis (/əˈnæpəlɪs/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Maryland, as well as the county seat of Anne Arundel County. Situated on the Chesapeake Bay