Volunteers Act As Oyster Nannies In Inner Harbor Cleanup EffortIt’s an investment of time and effort, but the payoff of a cleaner bay is still far from certain.
DNR Police Sworn To Protect The Chesapeake Bay Crab Population It turns out a crab’s best friend might be a cop. That’s because the cab population is struggling in the bay.
Lawmakers Urge Court To Block Chesapeake CleanupA group of 39 lawmakers is urging a federal court to block the Obama administration's plan to clean up the Chesapeake Bay watershed, describing it as an unjustified power grab.
Md. Event Touts USDA Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Effort The U.S. Agriculture Department is kicking off a Chesapeake Bay watershed cleanup program with an event in the Baltimore suburb of Cockeysville.
Oyster Populations Booming In South Part Of The Chesapeake BayEven good news about the Chesapeake can be overshadowed. In this case, it's oysters.
Survey Shows Drop In Female Blue Crabs In The BayPrepare to spend more green for blue crabs. Numbers are out on the annual survey of crabs in the bay, and they are not great.
Challenge To Chesapeake Cleanup Tests EPA Power Maryland is joining three other jurisdictions in supporting the Obama administration's plan to clean up the Chesapeake Bay watershed, seeking to counter an election-year legal challenge by farmers and 21 attorneys general that could shape future U.S. environmental policy.
Underwater Vegetation Is Making A Comeback In The Chesapeake BayIt was a hard blow to the Chesapeake, and it's taken years to recover.
Bay Foundation: 2 Amicus Briefs Back CleanupThe Chesapeake Bay Foundation says more friend-of-the-court briefs have been filed in support of a massive restoration of the estuary.
Farm Groups Appeal Chesapeake Bay Cleanup RulingFarm groups said Tuesday that they were appealing a judge's decision to uphold federal pollution limits that are designed to improve the health of the Chesapeake Bay, the nation's largest estuary, by more tightly regulating wastewater treatment, construction and agricultural runoff.
Chesapeake Checkup: Hearing Tracks Progress Made To Restore Bay's HealthA Chesapeake checkup. Tuesday, a Senate field hearing heard what's working and what's not when it comes to cleaning the bay.
Community Effort To Grow Oyster Gardens & Heal The Bay Continues To SpreadIt's a shell game with an awful lot riding on it: restore enough oysters and improve the Chesapeake Bay's waters.
Black Duck Population Is Declining In The Chesapeake BayA few months from now, waterfowl will migrate from the north to the Chesapeake to over-winter.
Drier Weather Will Make For Smaller Dead Zone In The Bay This SummerDead zones in the bay don't usually bring good news. But they do when they're smaller than normal.
Oysters More Effective Than Previously Believed In Filtering WaterScientists knew oysters were good for the bay but they never knew how good until now.