Coal Plant Owner To Pay $1M Over Chesapeake ContaminationThe owner of a coal plant on a river north of Maryland may have to pay a $1 million fine over pollution leaking into the river and flowing into the Chesapeake Bay.
Pollution Forecast For Chesapeake Bay Predicts More Fish Kills, Dead ZonesThe report predicts this summer's dead zones in the bay is expected to be about 2.1 cubic miles.
Chesapeake Bay Foundation Sues Va. Over Livestock RulesThe Chesapeake Bay Foundation is suing Virginia water protection officials to require large livestock operations to fence off rivers and streams from their animals.
Md. Org. Tours Chesapeake Educating Culture And History On The WaterThe goal is to get people out on the Chesapeake Bay and learn about the culture and history and learn about our beautiful wildlife.
Algae Blooms May Be More Prevalent This YearAlgae blooms, some of them toxic, are increasing in the Chesapeake.
It's Academic: October 25, 2014Teams from Catonsville, Chesapeake and Salisbury Christian compete.
Baltimore County Has New Plan To Clean Up White Marsh RunWhen it rains, it pollutes. For years, that's been the problem with a highly-degraded stream that flows into the Chesapeake Bay.
Chesapeake Bay Algae Bloom Affects Crab SeasonIt's already been a rough season for Maryland crabs---and now there's word that it could get worse. Massive rain last week has led to an algae bloom in the Chesapeake Bay.
Current Bay Dead Zone Larger Than NormalDead zones are a sign the Chesapeake is in trouble---and most every summer, one appears in the bay.
$500K In Safety Upgrades Coming To The Bay Bridge In Time For SummerA new push to make the Chesapeake Bay Bridge safer. It's part of a multi-million dollar, six-year plan to restore faith in the bridge--recently named the nation's scariest.
Officials Probe Death Of Whale In Chesapeake Bay Wildlife officials are investigating the death of a 30-foot-long whale found in shallow water near an island in the Chesapeake Bay at the Maryland-Virginia border.
It's Academic: Feb. 15, 2014Teams from Loch Raven, Walkersville and Chesapeake compete.
4 Watermen Face Federal Charges For Striped Bass Poaching, Witness Intimidation It’s a poaching case that could bring prison time. That’s unusual but then the charges are substantial.
Bay Coalition Faces Challenges Changing MindsThe Clean Chesapeake Coalition, which Carroll County joined last year, includes six other rural counties in Maryland, and attempts to change conventional wisdom on the Chesapeake Bay cleanup and restoration efforts.
Md. Withdraws Emergency Status Of Fertilizer RulesMaryland's Agriculture Department on Monday withdrew a request to accelerate implementation of proposed regulations aimed at reducing pollution from fertilizer in the Chesapeake Bay after critics said the state was moving too fast.