DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES

John R. Griffin, Secretary of Natural Resources (410) 260-8101

Carolyn D. Davis, Deputy Secretary (410) 260-8102
Verna E. Harrison, Assistant Secretary, Chesapeake Bay & Watershed Programs (410) 260-8116
Allen W. Cartwright, Jr., Assistant Secretary, Management Service (410) 260-8106
James W. Dunmyer, Assistant Secretary, Public Lands (410) 260-8108
Sarah J. Taylor-Rogers, Ph.D., Assistant Secretary, Resource Management Service (410) 260-8113
Joseph P. Gill, Counsel (410) 260-8350

Tawes State Office Building
580 Taylor Ave.
Annapolis, MD 21401 - 2397
(410) 260-8100
fax: (410) 260-8111
TTY: (410) 260-8835
World Wide Web: http://www.dnr.state.md.us

Toll free:
fish health hotline: 1-888-584-3110 (24 hours)
marine mammal sighting, stranding, or death: 1-800-628-9944
nuisance animal hotline: 1-800-442-0708
park information: 1-800-830-3974
park watch: 1-800-825-7275


Agencies

Budget

Functions

Historical Evolution

Organizational Chart

Origin

Reports


ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE

OFFICE OF SECRETARY

(K00A01, formerly 30.01.01)
FY1998 appropriation: $7,201,157
FY1998 authorized positions: 115
John R. Griffin, Secretary of Natural Resources
(410) 260-8101
e-mail: jgriffin@dnr.state.md.us

DEPUTY SECRETARY

Carolyn D. Davis, Deputy Secretary
(410) 260-8102
e-mail: cdavis@dnr.state.md.us

CHESAPEAKE BAY & WATERSHED PROGRAMS

Verna E. Harrison, Assistant Secretary for Chesapeake Bay & Watershed Programs
(410) 260-8116
e-mail: vharrison@dnr.state.md.us

MANAGEMENT SERVICE

Allen W. Cartwright, Jr., Assistant Secretary for Management Service
(410) 260-8106
e-mail: acartwright@dnr.state.md.us

PUBLIC LANDS

James W. Dunmyer, Assistant Secretary for Public Lands
(410) 260-8108
e-mail: jdunmyer@dnr.state.md.us

RESOURCE MANAGEMENT SERVICE

Sarah J. Taylor-Rogers, Ph.D., Assistant Secretary for Resource Management Service
(410) 260-8113
e-mail: staylor-rogers@dnr.state.md.us


DEFUNCT DEPARTMENTAL AGENCIES

CAPITAL PROGRAMMING
Under Engineering and Construction Program of Land and Water Conservation Service, disbanded and function assigned to Assistant Director in January 1997.

COMMERCIAL AQUACULTURE DEVELOPMENT
Under Fisheries Service, renamed Industry Liaison and Interjurisdictional Fisheries in 1997.

FRESHWATER FISHERIES DIVISION
Under Resource Management Service.

INTERGOVERNMENTAL & COMMUNITY RELATIONS OFFICE
Reorganized under Public Communications Office in 1997 as Marketing and Intergovernmental Relations.

OPERATIONS & MAINTENANCE
Under Engineering and Construction Program of Land and Water Conservation Service, reorganized as In-House Construction and Physical Plant Management in January 1997.

OYSTER RECOVERY
Within Fisheries Service, under Cooperative Oxford Laboratory, this grant program ended in December 1996.

PROJECT DEVELOPMENT
Under Engineering and Construction Program of Land and Water Conservation Service, functions dispersed to other units in January 1997.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT DIVISION
Under Engineering and Construction Program of Land and Water Conservation Service, functions dispersed to other units in January 1997.

RECREATIONAL BOATING AREA MANAGEMENT
Under Licensing and Registration Service, phased out in the fall of 1996.

SPECIAL & ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECTS
Under Program Open Space within Land and Water Conservation Service, this unit was reorganized as Heritage in December 1996.

STATE ACQUISITION
Under Program Open Space within Land and Water Conservation Service, functions of this unit were assumed in December 1996 by the Program's four regional offices.

TIDAL FISHERIES DIVISION
Under Resource Management Service.

URBAN & COMMUNITY FORESTRY PROGRAM
Under Forest Service, renamed Urban Forestry and Reforestation in 1997.

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