Betty's and El's Conservation Efforts
The following are pages from the book MCM, First Person, 1934-1984, published around 1985.
The MCM is the Mountain Club of Maryland





   The "property situated in Frederick County containing approximately 3,452 acres and designated as follows, is a Type 1 State wildland" . . . "named, 'The Cunningham Falls State Park Wildland'."
   "Type I wildland" means a primitive area which by its size and location is in effect untouched by urban civilization and can offer the experience of solitude and self-reliance. Type I wildlands are usually lands located at higher elevations that protect watersheds and are ecologically vulnerable to human interferences. From Maryland Natural Resources Section 5-1203, Article - Natural Resources, 5-1203.

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