Portions Of Wye River Closed To Shellfish Havesting Due To Bacteria LevelsJune 11th, the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) closed portions of the Wye River in Queen Anne’s and Talbot Counties to shellfish harvesting due to unacceptable bacteria levels.
Md. Bans Swimming, Fishing, Kayaking In Patapsco River Due To Sewage SpillTens of millions of gallons. That's how much raw sewage has flowed into the Patapsco River this week.
Little Choptank Closed To Shellfish HarvestingMaryland environmental officials have closed part of the Little Choptank River in Dorchester County for shellfish harvesting because of elevated levels of bacteria.