Maryland Wildlands Preservation System (Maryland)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Maryland|
|Name||Maryland Wildlands Preservation System (Maryland)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy|
|Program Administrator||Maryland Department of Natural Resources|
Maryland has a State Wildlands Preservation System, administered by the Department of Natural Resources, that is meant to protect these areas and provide for their future use and enjoyment. The construction or placement of permanent roads, structures, and installations is severely restricted in designated wildlands areas.
|Contact Name||John F. Wilson|
|Department||Maryland Department of Natural Resources|
|Address||580 Taylor Avenue|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||COMAR 08.01.02|
|Authority 2:||Natural Resources Article, 5-209, 5-1201, 5-1203, and 5-1213, Annotated Code of Maryland|