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.
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The Garrett County Planning Commission is opposing a state plan to strengthen protection of land along the Youghiogheny River in far western Maryland.
A truck driver was pulled from the Potomac River after his tractor trailer toppled off a wooden bridge in Oldtown.
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Maryland Attorney General Doug Gansler says Chesapeake Energy will donate $500,000 for Susquehanna River water quality monitoring.
Despite a cleanup that’s taken decades, the Potomac has been declared the most endangered river in America.
West Virginia authorities are investigating a kayaking accident on the Blackwater River that killed a Maryland man.
The Potomac Conservancy plans to release its State of the Nation’s River report along with recommendations for the Potomac, which supplies most of the drinking water for the District of Columbia.
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar is joining Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley and District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray in celebrating the completion of more than 13 miles of Anacostia Riverwalk Trail and the ongoing work to restore the river.
Authorities say a Gaithersburg man has been hospitalized in critical condition after being pulled out of a Germantown lake.
Rising rivers and melting snow are all combining to cause floods up and down the eastern seaboard, and the worst may not be over for thousands of people who live in flood-prone areas.