Shore Erosion Control (Maryland)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Maryland

Applies to States or Provinces Maryland
Name Shore Erosion Control (Maryland)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Primary Website

Last Review 2014-05-15
Last Substantive Modification
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The Department of Natural Resources is responsible for creating and implementing a program designed to minimize shore erosion through education, erosion control projects, promulgate regulations, and oversee the design and erection of shoreline structures.

Policy Contact

Department Maryland Department of Natural Resources
Address 580 Taylor Avenue
Place Annapolis, Maryland
Zip/Postal Code 21401
Phone 1-877-620-8DNR (8367)

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Natural Resources Article, 8-1001 et seq., Annotated Code of Maryland