Updated: May 6, 2021

The average size of woodland ownership in Maryland is 9.6 acres. Whether small or large, every property counts, and the cumulative decisions taken by you and 150,000 other private landowners will determine the future productivity, health, and biodiversity of Maryland’s forests in the face of a changing climate. This publication outlines several steps landowners can take to assist the health of the state's woodlands through effective stewardship.

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