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Updated: March 23, 2021

Landowner Liability and Recreational Access (EB-357)

The increasing interest of the general public in outdoor recreation activities, the limited amount of public land available, and increasing development of open space have created greater pressure on private rural land for recreation. Private landowners in Maryland will benefit from understanding the laws relating to landowner liability and trespass, and the safeguards that minimize liability in order to make informed decisions regarding the use of their land by others for recreational activities.
Updated: August 31, 2023

The Spongy Moth and the Homeowner

The spongy moth caterpillar is the most serious threat to forests comprised of oak in the United States. Spongy moths reach greatest densities where oaks are the most abundant trees. If you have oak trees on your property, spongy moths pose a threat to the beauty and value of your land. Authors: Michael Raupp, John A. Davidson, and F.E. Wood; Title: The Gypsy Moth and the Homeowner (FS-242)