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NPS selects superintendent for Tubman monument

The National Park Service has chosen a superintendent for the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National monument.

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 02:22pm EDT

Tags: National Park Service, Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National monument, Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, Cherie Butler, Eastern Shore, Dorchester County, Harriet Tubman

Md. seeks Harriet Tubman national monument

The state of Maryland is asking the federal government to designate part of the Eastern Shore as a national monument to abolitionist Harriet Tubman.

Friday - 07/20/2012, 02:09pm EDT

Tags: Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, Jacob Jackson, Harriet Tubman, snaphack

Md.'s Blackwater refuge hosting eagle festival

Maryland's Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge is home to one of the nation's largest breeding populations of bald eagles and the refuge is hosting an eagle festival this weekend to celebrate the majestic birds of prey.

Tuesday - 03/06/2012, 11:25am EST

Tags: Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, bald eagles, Cambridge, Eastern Shore