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Beachgoers can help biologists learn about spawning horseshoe crabs

This spring, mating horseshoe crabs will gather at sandy beaches throughout the state. Biologists with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Fish and Wildlife Research Institute need help from the public to identify horseshoe crab spawning areas. The best time to find spawning horseshoe crabs is around high…

DNR Sponsors Raising Horseshoe Crabs In The Classroom Workshop For Teachers

ANNAPOLIS — On Wed., June 25, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) hosted a one-day workshop to train teachers on Raising Horseshoe Crabs in the Classroom environmental educational curriculum. Raising Horseshoe Crabs in the Classroom offers students the opportunity to better understand the scientific process through hands-on data collection…

Maryland Celebrates A Decade Of Raising Horseshoe Crabs In Classrooms

Governor O’Malley Recognizes Anniversary of Hands-on Environmental Program Annapolis, MD — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is celebrating the tenth successful year of students raising horseshoe crabs in school classrooms across the state with beach-side field days for eight Maryland schools this month. “The health of our natural…