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Maryland Conservation Council records

 Collection 0051-MDHC

The Maryland Conservation Council was founded in 1968 as a coalition of environmental groups and concerned individuals to coordinate conservation work at the state level. The Council deals with a broad range of environmental issues throughout the state of Maryland. The Council's records cover such subjects as environmental policy, the conservation of natural resources in the state of Maryland, acid rain, hazardous waste, and water quality management. Formerly known as the Maryland Conservation Council archives, the collection assumed its current name in 2018.


  • 1970-1986

Use and Access to Collection

This collection is open for research.

Duplication and Copyright Information

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.


68.00 Linear Feet

Guide to the Maryland Conservation Council records
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
4130 Campus Drive
College Park Maryland 20742