World’s best carvers gather in OC
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World’s best carvers gather in OC

(April 25, 2014) Carvers, collectors and visitors will gather by the thousands this weekend as the world’s best woodcarvers flock to Ocean City for the 44th annual Ward…

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Join the Flock, Migrate to the Beach for Delmarva Birding Weekend
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Join the Flock, Migrate to the Beach for Delmarva Birding Weekend

Grab your binoculars, guide books, and checklists- Delmarva Birding Weekend returns for the 19th year, April 24-27, to celebrate the spring migration of thousands of birds. Delmarva Birding…

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Ward World Championship Brings World’s Best Bird Carvers to the Beach
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Ward World Championship Brings World’s Best Bird Carvers to the Beach

Each April, talented and accomplished decoy and decorative bird carvers from around the world flock to the Ocean City Convention Center for the annual Ward World Championship Wildfowl…

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Birdwatching Abounds in Ocean City
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Birdwatching Abounds in Ocean City

Birds are fascinating creatures.  The combination of their stoic beauty and awe-inspiring ability to effortlessly glide through the air, defying laws of physics, has always mesmerized onlookers.  Here…

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Pelican numbers down in Md.; change no cause for concern
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Pelican numbers down in Md.; change no cause for concern

(July 26, 2013) The same cold and rainy weather that kept beachgoers from Ocean City this spring also trimmed back numbers of a favorite bird in the area.…

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The Magnificent Bald Eagle
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The Magnificent Bald Eagle

 A highlight on many of our Ayers Creek paddles is a close up view of the Bald Eagles.  We are fortunate to have a healthy population of Eagles…

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Support the MD Coastal Bays program at Holiday Arts Night
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Support the MD Coastal Bays program at Holiday Arts Night

As part of Berlin’s Holiday Art night will be a special subset installation at the Atlantic Hotel to begin with but will eventually move into the Ocean City…

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They’re (almost) back! Canada Geese descend on Maryland
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They’re (almost) back! Canada Geese descend on Maryland

The winter migration is ramping toward its peak right now as the summer and fall birds swing south for warmer climes and the snowbirds hit Maryland’s shores once…

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It’s one of the best times for Birding
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It’s one of the best times for Birding

Birders, by the nature of their hobby, aren’t the same kind of economic engines for Ocean City and Worcester County that Sunfest, or Bike Week or the White…

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Spring Birding on The Creek
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Spring Birding on The Creek

Spring has been an active time on the creek for local wildlife.  Ducks and geese are pairing up for parenthood, muskrats are cleaning their runs, blue crabs are crawling…

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