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.
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.
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.
Maryland Weather: Code Orange Air Quality Alert In Baltimore Area MondayThere's a code orange air quality alert in the Baltimore area Monday.
Maryland Weather: Code Orange Air Quality AlertA Code Orange Air Quality Alert was issued for the Baltimore metro area Monday.
Mr. Trash Wheel Breaks Guinness World Record For 'Most Floating Debris Removed By A Trash Receptor In One Month'Mr. Trash Wheel broke the record between April 1 and April 30, 2017 after removing 63.3 U.S. tons of debris from the mouth of the Jones Falls River.
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.
'Take Caution' | Toxic Algae Linked To Dogs Deaths In The South Is In Maryland Too, Officials WarnThe bacteria has killed several dogs across the south, and officials in Maryland warn the blue-green algae is here too.
City Council Tackles Benefits, Costs Of Plastic Bag BanThe Baltimore City Council is giving a plastic bag ban in the city another go.
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.
After Three Years Of Decline, Carbon Emissions Rose Sharply In The US In 2018After three years of decline, climate change causing carbon dioxide emissions rose sharply in the US last year according to new research.
Endangered Turtle Washes Ashore With Beach Chair Wrapped Around Its NeckWildlife conservationists in Alabama are expressing outrage after the body of an endangered type of sea turtle washed ashore with a beach chair wrapped around its neck.
Your Shampoo, Hair Spray And Skin Lotion May Be Polluting The AirMillions of Americans apply personal care products every morning before heading to work or school. But these products don’t stick to our bodies permanently.
More Than 95% Of World's Population Breathing Unhealthy Air, Says New ReportMore than 95% of the world's population is breathing unhealthy air and the poorest nations are the hardest hit, a new report has found.
Bag It Up: Dog Poop A Major Environmental Pollutant, Reports FindWhile many areas in the U.S. try to crack down on the littering aspect of not cleaning up after your dog, studies are also finding that dog poop is becoming a major environmental hazard too.