Bill Would Boost Funding For Chesapeake Bay CleanupThe bill has passed the U.S. House, and Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin is leading the effort in the Senate.
Clammers, Environmentalists At Odds Over Bill Regulating Hydraulic Clam DredgesSenate Bill 629 is aimed at protecting the grass line in the Chesapeake Bay, but commercial fishermen are calling the bill devastating to their livelihood,
Last Of Its Kind, Fishery Faces Reckoning In Chesapeake BayFor a guy who left school after 11th grade, George Ball figures he has the best-paying job available on this rural stretch of Chesapeake Bay shoreline.
Man Finds Military Flare While Harvesting Oysters In Chesapeake BayA man harvesting oysters in the Chesapeake Bay Thursday found something quite unexpected.
Nutrient Removal Project At Patapsco Wastewater Plant Designed To Improve Chesapeake Bay's Health CompleteAfter years of construction, the Patapsco Wastewater Treatment Plant's enhanced nutrient removal project (ENR) is now complete.
Cliff Partially Collapses At Brownies Beach In Calvert CountyIt happened along the shoreline at Brownies Beach, a popular fossil hunting beach.
Environmental Protection Agency Responds To Chesapeake Bay Cleanup CriticismsThe Environmental Protection Agency is criticizing local leaders for questioning its commitment to cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay.
Group Preparing To Sue EPA Over Chesapeake Bay PollutionA conservation group announced Monday that it's preparing to sue the Environmental Protection Agency for failing to enforce the Clean Water Act relating to pollution limits for the Chesapeake Bay.
Maryland Could Take Legal Action Against EPA, Pennsylvania Due To Lack Of Efforts To Protect The BayGovernor Larry Hogan directed Attorney General Brian Frosh to pursue legal actions against Pennsylvania and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday.
As Chesapeake Bay Oyster Population Declines, Debate Continues Over How To Help Species ReboundThe oyster population in the Chesapeake Bay is in sharp decline, prompting state leaders to try multiple tactics to improve the species' numbers.
Chesapeake Bay Oysters Get More Attention At Pivotal TimeRobert T. Brown pulled an oyster shell from a pile freshly harvested by a dredger from the Chesapeake Bay and talked enthusiastically about the larvae attached — a sign of a future generation critical to the health of the nation's largest estuary.
Federal Spending Package Includes Increase In Funding For Chesapeake Bay CleanupMore help is coming to clean up the Chesapeake Bay.
Gov. Larry Hogan Urging President Trump To Stop Firm From Fishing In Chesapeake BayGovernors in nine states along the Atlantic coast are urging the Trump Administration to stop a company that makes fish-oil supplements and other products from fishing in Virginia waters.
Cardin, Van Hollen Announce Award For University Of Maryland Sea Grant ProgramThis investment builds on the $1.24 million which the Senators announced in June.
'This Is A Warning' | Rising Sea Levels Forced Fox Island Environmental Education Center To Close"What's happening here on Fox Island is the story of what's really happening in all of the marshes in the Chesapeake Bay," Mullin said.