Spotlight of events

  1. Nature note for February 27 - American Wigeon

  2. 2021 Maryland Arbor Day poster competition. Frederick County comes in second place.

  3. Feature Article - Maryland's Wildland Fire Crew helps combat wildfires at home and nationwide.

  4. Watch excerpt from “Mr. Besley’s Forest” A documentary about Maryland’s First State Forester.

  5. If you have a creek or stream on your property, consider planting trees alongside it through Frederick County's Creek Releaf program.

  6. Maryland DNR February Newsletter is now available.


Page header photo - Norway Maple with back ground of White pines Credit: frederick.forestryboard.org - David Barrow

Calendar of Events

2021 Maryland Arbor Day Poster Competition

Frederick County submission comes in second place statewide

Congratulation Kaitlyn Johnson, Wolfsville Elementary School

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Excerpt from “Mr. Besley’s Forest”

A documentary about Maryland’s First State Forester

See the entire documentary

on the Board's Big Tree Program webpage

You can contact the Board using the information below:


Frederick County Forest Conservancy District Board

8602 Gambrill Park Road

Frederick, MD 21702

Executive Secretary, Michael Kay

mike.kay@maryland.gov

301-473-8417, 301-473-8577 (FAX)

Visit the Maryland Association of Forest Conservancy District Boards for a listing of all Maryland county offices (includes mailing addresses and phone numbers).

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