An autopsy has concluded the operator of a pontoon boat that went over a dam near New Market died from accidental drowning.
The Maryland attorney general’s office says the city of Cumberland apparently owns a Potomac River dam at the center of a debate about the waterway’s future.
Federal officials have released a draft environmental impact statement for the relicensing of three Susquehanna River hydroelectric projects, including Exelon’s Conowingo dam.
Baltimore County Police are looking for a man who fell into the Pretty Boy Reservoir.
Authorities say emergency crews have rescued a man who was suspended from a rope at a dam in Harford County.
A woman whose autistic 10-year-old son was safely rescued from waters near a dam praised the several agencies that helped find him.
Dangerous high waters. Rising rivers claimed at least one life after overnight storms. Now several communities are flooded out.
Sediments behind the Conowingo dam threatening bay restoration efforts must be dealt with sooner rather than later, and Exelon should be part of the solution as part of the relicensing of its hydro-electric power plant, a Maryland natural resources official said Tuesday.
A river restoration group has announced a $40,000 federal grant toward the proposed removal of a Potomac River dam at Cumberland.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is draining a fishing pond in the Washington County community of Brownsville to prevent a dam failure.
Federal Emergency Management officials are stressing the importance of dam safety.
Thousands of gallons of water are surging through the Conowingo Dam, threatening Port Deposit and Havre de Grace.