Algae blooms, some of them toxic, are increasing in the Chesapeake.
Blue-green algae has killed fish and it can make people sick.
By putting green microalgae under intense pressure and heat, researchers can now create biocrude oil.
The National Park Service has once again drained the reflecting pool in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington to clean up an algae buildup that formed after a $34 million overhaul.
The National Park Service is trying to remove a thick layer of green algae from the reflecting pool in front of the Lincoln Memorial less than a month after a $34 million overhaul was completed.
While heat waves like the one we’re currently sweltering in have impacts on land, it’s also being felt on the water.
If you’ve seen the Inner Harbor lately, you may have done a double take. That’s because the water has changed color.
Fish kills in the Chesapeake’s streams and rivers happen, but seldom this early.
Maryland is engaged in a full-time fight against non-native species invading the state, everything from stink bugs to mute swans. One of the biggest challenges is a foreign type of algae and the battleground is footwear.