Baltimore County has launched a $13 million effort to clean a polluted stream that flows into the Chesapeake Bay.
An annual report has given Assateague State Park’s beach in Maryland a “superstar” rating for water quality.
When it comes to beaches, Maryland scores very high for clean water.
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation has filed to intervene in the relicensing of the hydropower facility at the Conowingo Dam.
In Ocean City, water is the draw. And in an annual survey of the nation’s beaches, Ocean City water is among the cleanest in the U.S.
Researchers say low oxygen levels should affect smaller-than-average areas of the Chesapeake Bay this year.
A grade of “C minus” is a long way from the honor roll, but because it represents the water quality in the Inner Harbor, it’s better than expected.
The Stream Restoration Challenge says it has $6 million in grant money available for organizations seeking to improve the Chesapeake Bay.
Baltimore’s Inner Harbor is ringed with concrete, and that’s help make for poor water quality.
It’s an ambitious goal: Make the Inner Harbor a place for swimming and fishing by 2020. A new report card released this week shows volunteers are on track to do that.
A new report card shows water quality in Baltimore’s harbor did not improve last year.
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation says drought relief aid passed by the House of Representatives comes at the expense of conservation programs.