The Maryland Environmental Service Communications Department is available to members of the media to answer questions, offer background information, and arrange interviews with experts on the following subjects:

  • Biosolids
  • Capital Improvement Program Management
  • Composting
  • Dredged Material Containment Facility Permitting and NEPA Documentation
  • Dredged Material Management
  • Drinking Water Certification
  • EMS and Compliance
  • Forest Conservation Planning
  • Infiltration/Inflow in Sewage Collection Systems
  • Instrumentation & Control Trouble Shooting/PLC Programming
  • NPDES Permit Compliance
  • Recycling
  • Shared-Use Sewage Disposal Systems
  • Solid Waste
  • Standby Generator/ Emergency Power Systems Maintenance
  • Stormwater
  • Tidal Wetland Permitting
  • TMDL
  • Water and Wastewater Treatment and Systems
  • Water and Sewer Facilities Master Planning
  • Water Towers
  • Wetland Delineation/Permitting

Media inquiries should be directed to Sharon Merkel, Communications Specialist, or call 410-729-8638.