Maryland Water Systems Found To Contain Worrying Levels Of Nitrate, Arsenic And Other Chemicals, Nonprofit SaysTap water at the majority of Maryland utilities, or public water systems, had levels of contaminants that exceeded health guidelines established by the Environmental Working Group (EWG), a non-profit focused on environmental health issues.
New Regulations Will Limit Striped Bass Catch Next YearThe Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission's Striped Bass Management Board adopted the changes on Thursday.
'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.
Gov. Hogan Announces $200M Agreement With Exelon For Environmental ProjectsGovernor Larry Hogan announced Tuesday an agreement that will require Exelon to invest more than $200 million in environmental projects to improve water quality in the Lower Susquehanna River and the Chesapeake Bay.
Maryland DNR Rescues Trapped Whale Off Coast Of Ocean CityA whale entangled by two buoys and a fishing gear line has been rescued off the coast of Maryland.
Baltimore's Styrofoam Ban Has Taken Effect. One Business Says That Could Hurt Its Bottom LineOne Baltimore restaurant says with razor-thin margins, the city's new ban on styrofoam containers may leave it no choice but to raise prices.
Sea Level Rise Leads To Fox Island Education Center's Closure In Chesapeake Bay, Foundation SaysAn environmental group says sea-level rise and erosion are bringing an end to the use of an education center on an island in the Chesapeake Bay.
Baltimore's Styrofoam Ban Takes Effect SaturdayStarting Saturday, food service facilities in Baltimore will be prohibited from using containers made from polystyrene foam, commonly known as styrofoam.
Maryland Releases Draft Of Plan To Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions By More Than 40 Percent By 2030Maryland had a requirement of 25 percent from 2006 levels by 2020 and upped that requirement to the current 40 percent in 2016- renewing the 2009 Maryland law.
Exposure To Pollution Linked To 'Silent Miscarriages'A "silent miscarriage" happens when a fetus hasn't formed or has died, but the placenta and embryonic tissue remain.
Baltimore's Styrofoam Ban Takes Effect October 19Baltimore's ban on polystyrene foam containers -- commonly known as styrofoam -- will take effect in just over two weeks.
Maryland Opens First Fully Converted Gas-To-Electric Refueling Station In The U.S.Four electric vehicles can charge at once within 20 to 30 minutes under a lit-up canopy.
'Gross' | Lanternflies Causing Big Bug Problem For SomeIn the Great Spotted Lanternfly War, Pennsylvania's citizen-soldiers are fighting back with fly swatters and vacuums, dish soap and sticky tape.
Majority Of Marylanders Believe They Have Personal Impact On Climate Change, New Goucher Poll FindsDemonstrators around the United States are calling for action on climate change, and Maryland is no exception.
AG Brian Frosh: Trump Administration Ruling On Emission Standards 'On the Side Of Polluters'Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh Wednesday vowed to fight the Trump administration's decision to end states' ability to set stricter vehicle emission standards than the federal government.