Montgomery County officials say they are taking steps to cut the amount of stormwater that runs off county parks, carrying pollution into waterways and the Chesapeake Bay.
The Potomac River is facing dual challenges from its country and city life.
The financial losses caused by last week’s flooding extend to more than just property on land.
The damage caused by last week’s torrential rains isn’t over. It’s just moved on to a new target.
Ten Maryland towns are receiving the first “Green Streets” grants, which support local efforts to reduce urban stormwater runoff.
Homeowners in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia are being encouraged to plant more plants this spring to help Chesapeake Bay restoration efforts.