Virginia Distillery, Owner Facing Charges In Illegal Dumping Of Industrial WasteA Virginia distillery and its owner have been indicted on multiple charges involving illegal dumping of industrial waste, authorities said.
Curbside Recycling Will Resume In Baltimore On Jan. 19Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott said weekly curbside recycling will resume in the city on Jan. 19.
Baltimore's Plastic Bag Ban, Set To Take Effect Next Week, Postponed Due To COVID-19Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott has postponed the implementation of a plastic bag ban that had been set to take effect in the city next Monday.
Baltimore's Plastic Bag Ban Set To Take Effect This MonthA ban on plastic bags in Baltimore is set to take effect in the city later this month.
Baltimore County Plants 300 Trees To Kick Off Earth Day GoalBaltimore County officials say that they've planted the first 300 trees as part of a goal to plant 5,000 in honor of Earth Day 2021 in April.
Coastal Harm From Invading Saltwater 'Happening Right Now' Along East CoastFour Native American tribes on Louisiana's Gulf Coast requested United Nations assistance this year to force action by the U.S. government on invading salt. Their formal complaint cited "climate-forced displacement'' and said saltwater had poisoned their land, their crops and their medicinal plants.
Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina Reach Offshore Wind AgreementThe three governors announced the framework for the three states to work together to promote, develop and expand offshore wind energy.
Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski Asking Property Owners To Plant Trees In Effort To Reduce Greenhouse Gases, Increase Tree CanopyIn an effort to reduce greenhouse gases and increase Baltimore County's tree canopy, county executive Johnny Olszewski is calling on property owners to plant more trees.
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.