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Rubio’s Climate Change Views Could Hurt 2016 Presidential Bid

The presidential hopeful has acknowledged that the climate is changing, but has expressed skepticism that it is being caused solely by humans.

04/14/2015

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Study: Parts Of Md. Could Flood At Least 30 Times A Year

A new study adds to the growing number of warnings about flooding in Maryland.

12/19/2014

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Forecasters Expect Slower Atlantic Storm Season

The Atlantic hurricane season will continue to be even quieter than predicted, thanks to atmospheric and oceanic conditions suppressing storm formation, federal forecasters said Thursday.

08/07/2014

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Annapolis, Baltimore Have Most Nuisance Flooding In The Nation

If it seems like there’s more street flooding in Annapolis and Baltimore, it’s because there is.

07/29/2014

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Maine, Maryland, Delaware Rivers Get Federal Focus

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says it will focus conservation efforts on the Penobscot River watershed area in Maine and the Choptank River complex in Maryland and Delaware.

05/05/2014

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NOAA: Hurricane Season On Track To Be Above-Normal

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has released an updated report on the Atlantic hurricane season.

08/08/2013

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Teachers Go Back To School On The Bay

A new state rule requires all Maryland high school graduates to be environmentally literate—but first, teachers have to get up to speed.

07/09/2013

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Scientists: Tsunami Hit East Coast Earlier In June

A storm that blew through earlier this month might have spurred a rare phenomenon for the East Coast: a tsunami.

06/25/2013

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Drier Weather Will Make For Smaller Dead Zone In The Bay This Summer

Dead zones in the bay don’t usually bring good news. But they do when they’re smaller than normal.

06/19/2013

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Hurricane Forecast: Another Busy Atlantic Season

Get ready for another busy hurricane season, maybe unusually wild, federal forecasters say.

05/23/2013

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Weather Satellites Need Replacing, But New Ones May Take Years

The high-tech system that gives us early storm warnings is in jeopardy. It’s a scramble against time to replace the weather satellites that predicted Superstorm Sandy and “Snowmageddon.”

02/20/2013

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Proposed Shark Limit Could Affect Fishing Industry

New regulations nearly doubling the minimum size for sharks are expected to have a big impact on the local fishing industry if passed as proposed.

02/08/2013

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