Hiking Trails Near Fisherman's Park Closed To Prevent Spread Of Avian Flu After Over 100 Birds Found DeadMore than 100 black vulture carcasses near the entrance of Fishermen’s Park since mid-April, Constellation Energy said.
American Eel Population Reaches Record High In The Susquehanna RiverThe American eel population in the Susquehanna River reached a record high this season.
Driver Identified In Fatal Conowingo Dam CrashThe driver of a tractor-trailer was killed after crashing on the Conowingo Dam.
Intensifying Downpours Threatening America's Biggest EstuaryWhen the Conowingo Dam opened to fanfare nearly a century ago, the massive wall of concrete and steel began its job harnessing water power in northern Maryland.
81 Northern Snakeheads Caught In Conowingo Dam Fish Lift In Spring 201981 northern snakehead fish were caught in the Conowingo Dam's fish lift this spring, a dramatic increase after only one snakehead was found there the past two years.
Chesapeake Bay's Health At Risk After Trump Issues Executive Order Relaxing Clean Water RulesBefore the Susquehanna River enters the Chesapeake Bay, the Conowingo Dam churns electric power from it. It's the kind of energy that falls under federal regulations.
Hogan Announces Winning Bidder On Conowingo Dam Dredging PlanGov. Larry Hogan's administration says it expects a pilot program to test removing dredge materials from the Conowingo Dam to be "substantially complete" this year.
Dam On Susquehanna Opens Floodgates Amid Record RainfallThe Susquehanna has been brimming from record November rainfall. Record rains in Maryland have caused the dam to open its floodgates multiple times this year.
Court Dismisses Exelon Challenge On Water Quality PlanA Baltimore City Circuit Court judge has dismissed a challenge by Exelon to the water quality certification issued by a Maryland agency in the proposed re-licensing of the Conowingo Dam.
Fishermen Worry Heavy Rains Could Affect Conowingo Dam Yet AgainLast month, Annapolis found itself choked with debris, following record rains in July. Fishermen worry that could be a problem again after Florence storms.
Officials Open 12 Spill Gates In Conowingo DamOfficials have opened spill gates in the Conowingo Dam Wednesday to help prevent flooding along the banks of the Susquehanna River.
Sandy Point Park Swimming Banned Indefinitely, Cleanup Continues
Officials Monitoring Susquehanna, Will Open Conowingo Dam Gates As Needed
Susquehanna River Crests Early; Area Still Has Flood ConcernsThe Susquehanna River crested two hours earlier than anticipated late Thursday night. The river has dropped approximately two feet since it's peak.
More Gates Opened On Conowingo Dam, Port Deposit Issues Voluntary EvacuationNearly two dozen cresting gates have been opened on the Conowingo Dam, and officials said more will be opened Thursday night to help relieve pressure from the swollen Susquehanna River.