Volume III, Number 2
eMDE is a monthly publication of the Maryland Department of the Environment. It covers articles on current environmental issues and events in the state. Additional monthly features include: MDE public meetings and hearings schedule, enforcement and compliance notes, and permitting activity.
“Grime Crime” prevention programs bring professionals to the scene to help Maryland sixth graders identify and report environmental crimes.
Environmental issues dominated this year’s session as legislators took protecting our State and the Bay seriously.
For 30 years, ceremonies have recognized environmental volunteerism, talent and stewardship.
MDE works with local health departments to protect public health throughout the summer and ensures that beach water quality is safe for swimming.
Grants are now available to the public for upgrading septic systems and helping to restore the Bay.
MDE partners with Charles County and soft drink bottling companies to take the first step toward promoting recycling of cans and bottles in area baseball fields.
MDE sponsors free car care clinics to help reduce emissions and keep Maryland’s air clean.
MDE retrofits its fleet of diesel vehicles to reduce emissions.
MDE promotes the fourth Annual Environmental Photography Contest Awards.
This section provides a monthly report on the State's environmental enforcement and compliance activities. This issue covers the period between
mid-April and mid-May 2007.
provides a partial list by county of applications received by MDE and other
permitting activity between mid-April and mid-May 2007.
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