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Md. Teens Prepare For Environmental Education Competition

Maryland students are preparing for the first round of an environmental education competition.

03/28/2015

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Western Md. Coalition Seeks Looser Gas Drilling Regulations

A coalition of western Maryland landowners, businesses and labor groups says the state’s proposed rules for natural gas drilling go too far.

02/11/2015

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Md. Among Greenest States In U.S.

Maryland’s top-10 ranking could mean more money for the state and its efforts to protect the environment. The survey comes from a national organization that tracks the number of green buildings in each state.

02/08/2015

Environmentalists Lose Ally In Congress With Boxer Retiring

Environmental advocates will lose an ally in Congress when Barbara Boxer leaves the Senate at the end of her term in 2016 after more than three decades in office.

01/09/2015

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Chesapeake Bay Health Improves, But Not Enough

It averages out to a D+: the same grade the last time the bay’s health was measured in 2012.

01/05/2015

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New Study Says Wind Energy Has Double Benefits

A new study released Thursday find a double benefit from increasing wind energy in Maryland.

12/04/2014

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Baltimore Bag Ban Passes City Council Vote

In Baltimore, the controversy continues over plastic bags. Monday night, the city council voted to ban the bags. Supporters say it will help get litter out of the harbor but others argue it’s bad for local businesses and their customers.

11/17/2014

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Baltimore Beautifying Project Recycles Building Materials And Lives

The project designed to give train passengers a better view and neighborhoods a better life.

11/05/2014

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Md. Company Pleads Guilty To Water Pollution

A Baltimore County company that makes sports coating for surfaces like tennis courts has pleaded guilty to water pollution and agreed to pay $20,000 to the Maryland Clean Water Fund.

10/31/2014

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$75,000 Federal Grant Means More Green For Green Education In Baltimore

It’s a big investment in little kids–$75,000 worth.

10/02/2014

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Liquefied Natural Gas To Be Exported From Chesapeake Bay Terminal

Federal regulators have approved Dominion Energy’s proposal to export liquefied natural gas from its Cove Point terminal on the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland.

09/30/2014

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Nearly $4M Grant To Improve The Chesapeake Bay’s Livability

It doesn’t have to be big to make a difference, but it can take money.

06/18/2014

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