Many Marylanders grew up believing that the Bald Eagle was headed for extinction. Now, this raptor can be found nesting in backyard trees, near highways, and on powerline towers around the state. Maryland Department of Natural Resources eagle expert Glenn Therres says this proves man is winning the fight to help the bird adapt to this heavily populated region of the eastern U.S.
Secret Life of the Gunpowder
One of the state's best kept secrets is Gunpowder State Park - a rural oasis swimming in recreational opportunities just outside of Baltimore City. From water sports to biking, hiking, fishing and boating, Gunpowder State Park is a jewel in the Maryland Department of Natural Resources' state park system.
He's a legend on the Chesapeake. Tom Wisner's songs about the Bay and life on the water helps to put into perspective what's at stake as the Chesapeake's destiny plays out before us.