COVID-19 Decreased Maryland’s Air Pollution, Research ShowsIn the early months of the coronavirus pandemic, air pollution dropped markedly in Maryland, according to a recent report from the University of Maryland and the state’s Department of the Environment.
Baltimore Tree Trust Celebrates 10,000th Tree Planting In City As Part Of Effort To Expand Tree CanopyThe Baltimore Tree Trust just marked a major milestone: the nonprofit organization commemorated its 10,000th tree planting Tuesday at Gwynns Falls/Leakin Park.
Denise Koch: Earth's Wilderness And The Human ImpactIn her latest blog, Denise Koch talks about the Netflix documentary "A Life on Our Planet."
Maryland's Foam Container Ban Takes Effect ThursdayIf you pick up take-out food, it might be in a different container then you’re used to starting on Thursday.
Behind The Scenes: A Look At New Trash Wheel ConstructionFor the first time, we're getting a look at the work being done, building the new trash wheel.
Maryland Congressional Delegation Over $240K For Chesapeake Bay Education InitiativesThe funding is a part of a $2.2 million award for 18 environmental education projects throughout the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.
Maryland Sending Help For West Coast Wildfire Response Efforts In Oregon, CaliforniaAs historic wildfires continue to rage on the West Coast, Maryland is lending a hand to the response efforts in Oregon and California.
3 States, DC, Sue EPA Over Alleged Failure To Enforce Chesapeake Bay Pollution Reduction GoalsThe attorneys general of Maryland, Washington, D.C., Delaware and Virginia have sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, accusing it of not requiring Pennsylvania and New York to develop sufficient plans to reduce Chesapeake Bay pollution.
Maryland Moving To Phase Out Hydrofluorocarbons, Reduce Methane EmissionsTo help meet Maryland's aggressive climate and environmental goals, the Maryland Department of the Environment is preparing to phase out greenhouse gases and reduce methane emissions.
Pennsylvania Behind On Bay Cleanup Goal, Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint Report FindsMaryland and Virginia, two of the three states that make up 90 percent of the watershed are on target to reach their goals. The third, Pennsylvania, isn't faring as well.
Report: Pennsylvania Falls Behind In Chesapeake Bay CleanupThe Chesapeake Bay Foundation says the health of the nation's largest estuary is continuing to improve. But it says Pennsylvania still isn't doing enough to reduce the amount of pollution that's flowing into the bay from the state.
'It Affects My Health' | Protesters Call For BRESCO Trash Incinerator To CloseWhen Malika Jones was growing up in Baltimore’s Cherry Hill neighborhood, she would look up at Wheelabrator’s trash incinerator and ask her mother what it was.
Report: Chesapeake Bay Underwater Grasses Declined Last YearA new report says that underwater grasses in the Chesapeake Bay have declined by nearly 40 percent.
Annapolis Man Plans 240-Mile Paddleboard Journey To Raise Money For Planting Oysters In The Chesapeake BayAn Annapolis man is planning to attempt an ambitious 240 mile paddle board journey down the Chesapeake Bay to raise money for planting oysters in the Bay.
Howard County Names 'Bee Balm' As Official Pollinator Plant With Youth Campers As Deciding VoteHoward County has named "Bee Balm" as their official pollinator plant.