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Volume VI, Number 2

August 2013

eMDE is a quarterly publication of the Maryland Department of the Environment. It covers articles on current environmental issues and events in the state. 

Governor Martin O'Malley at the Maryland Climate Change Summit 

MDE's Meg Simmers at Carroll Park Field Day 

Reclaim the Bay poster contest winner 

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Maryland moves to address "ozone transport"

Maryland is ratcheting up its effort to reduce the amount of air pollution that blows in from out of state. More >

MDE headlines 

Governor O'Malley releases "strongest" plan to combat the impacts of climate change, MDE follows a recipe for sustainability, media focuses on stormwater. More 

MDEStat's "The Stat"

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John Eager Howard Elementary School students win "Best in Show" in MDE's Earth Day Poster Contest 

A group of fourth-graders at John Eager Howard Elementary School in Baltimore City took the top prize in the inaugural contest. More >

Getting to the bottom of Harbor sediment toxicity

Recent studies show that an industrial byproduct initially thought to contribute to the toxicity of Baltimore Harbor sediments is not to blame. More >

Refreshing news about Maryland air quality

MDE’s review of preliminary monitoring results from 2012 shows that the quality of air across Maryland continues to show measurable signs of improvement. More >

Maryland Green Registry honors members with Leadership Awards

Coca-Cola Refreshments Baltimore Production Facility, Salisbury University, Goodwill Industries International, La Prima Food Group, Inc., Life Technologies and Oakland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center are the winners of the fourth annual Maryland Green Registry Leadership Awards. More >

Streamlining restoration

MDE is working to address a series of recommendations designed to better protect and restore the State’s valuable stream resources. More >

eMDE briefs 

A new deputy director, a symposium on stormwater, Tawes Awards winners. More >

Spotlight on MDE's Employee of the Year

Mark Mank of the Land Management Administration is Employee of the Year at MDE. More >


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