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Provides state-specific laws and regulations, as well as links to other sites with state legal information.

For state-specific resources with an interest in the prevention, control, or eradication of invasive species, see our Maryland State Resources page.

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    • Agriculture
      • Pesticide and Pest Control (Title 5)
        • Plant Disease Control (5-304)
        • Pest Control Compact (5-701 et seq.)
      • Regulation and Supervision of Seeds, Turf Grass, Sod, Potatoes, Ginseng and Noxious Weeds (Title 9)
        • Weed Control (9-401 et seq.)
        • Multiflora Rose Management (9-701 et seq.)
      • Invasive Plants Prevention and Control (Title 9.5)
    • Natural Resources
      • Waters (Title 8)
        • Phragmites Management and Control (8-2101 et seq.)
      • Wildlife (Title 10)
        • Nutria Management Plan (10-202.1)
        • Mute Swans (10-211)
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