Heavy Rain Blamed For Chesapeake Bay Dead ZoneIt's not the kind of rebound the Chesapeake Bay needs, but as summer draws to a close, a larger dead zone is taking shape.
Current Bay Dead Zone Larger Than NormalDead zones are a sign the Chesapeake is in trouble---and most every summer, one appears in the bay.
Drier Weather Will Make For Smaller Dead Zone In The Bay This SummerDead zones in the bay don't usually bring good news. But they do when they're smaller than normal.
Chesapeake Dead Zone Down, Dry Weather CreditedThe size of the Chesapeake Bay's low oxygen "dead zone" is down and dry weather is getting the credit.