NOAA Shows Off Its 'Hurricane Hunter' Planes At Reagan NationalIt can be the most powerful weather on the planet, and as spring heads toward summer, the threat of hurricanes increases.
Maryland Awarded $800K to Restore Oysters In Chesapeake BayThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has awarded $800,000 to Maryland to help restore the Chesapeake Bay's oyster population.
Feds Move To Stop Fishing Crimes By Tracking Seafood ImportsIn an effort to eradicate illegal fishing and seafood fraud, the Obama Administration is launching a fish tracking system that would eventually tell consumers where their fish was caught, processed and stored.
2014 Warmest Year On Record, Officials SayIt may not feel like it today, but the earth has set a new high for heat. Alex DeMetrick reports on what scientists are calling the hottest year on record.
Weak 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season Draws To CloseForecasters say the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season, which officially ends Saturday, has delivered the fewest hurricanes since 1982.
Teachers Go Back To School On The BayA new state rule requires all Maryland high school graduates to be environmentally literate---but first, teachers have to get up to speed.
Scientists: Tsunami Hit East Coast Earlier In JuneA storm that blew through earlier this month might have spurred a rare phenomenon for the East Coast: a tsunami.
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.
Hurricane Forecast: Another Busy Atlantic SeasonGet ready for another busy hurricane season, maybe unusually wild, federal forecasters say.
Agencies Want Help Recording Historic Weather DataThe National Archives is partnering with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to recruit citizen scientists to help transcribe weather data from historic ship logs.
NOAA To Open New Center On Weather PredictionThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is set to open the new Center for Weather and Climate Prediction.
U.S. Forecasters Raise Atlantic Hurricane OutlookU.S. forecasters are raising their estimate of potential storms in the remainder of the Atlantic hurricane season, which enters its peak period this month.