US Fertility Rate Is Below Level Needed To Replace Population, Study SaysThe total fertility rate for the United States in 2017 continued to dip below what's needed for the population to replace itself, according to a new report from the National Center for Health Statistics.
Here's How Maryland's Population Changed Between 2016 And 2017Here's how the population changed in Maryland counties and the city of Baltimore between 2016 and 2017.
Crabbing Season Cut Short; Report Finds Decline In Crab Population New research suggests there may not be as many blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay as once thought.
Tiny Md. Island Hoping To Find Way To Increase PopulationEwell School is among the smallest public elementary schools in the state and the nation by enrollment.
DNR Police Sworn To Protect The Chesapeake Bay Crab Population It turns out a crab’s best friend might be a cop. That’s because the cab population is struggling in the bay.
Craving Crabs This Holiday Weekend? DNR Says There's A Shortage In FemalesThis holiday weekend is rife with crab feasts, especially when the weather is as nice as it's been. But a new report released this week warns that the number of crabs headed to your table is down.
Maryland Department Of Agriculture Targets Mosquitoes On Eastern ShoreTaking them out before they bite. That's what's going on right now in Maryland marshes as the state wages war on mosquitoes.
D.C. Plan Would Boost Transit, Discourage DrivingA draft of the District of Columbia's long-range transportation plan favors mass transit and discourages driving.
Major Target: Crews Spray For Mosquitoes On Eastern Shore The Maryland Department of Agriculture is going after mosquitoes.
Oyster Populations Booming In South Part Of The Chesapeake BayEven good news about the Chesapeake can be overshadowed. In this case, it's oysters.
Survey: Maryland Oyster Population Makes GainsMaryland's oyster population has more than doubled since 2010 due to high oyster survival over the past few years and strong reproduction in the Chesapeake Bay, according to the state's 2013 fall oyster survey.
Survey Shows Drop In Female Blue Crabs In The BayPrepare to spend more green for blue crabs. Numbers are out on the annual survey of crabs in the bay, and they are not great.
USDA Sharpshooters Kill 156 Deer In Md. ParkThe National Park Service says government sharpshooters killed 156 white-tailed deer in the fifth year of a herd-reduction program at Catoctin Mountain Park near Thurmont.
Maryland's Population Grows By 44,000Maryland gained about 44,000 residents in 2013.
Study Found D.C. Area Water Taxis Could Be ViableA study has found that with the D.C. region's growing population and growth in jobs along the water, commuter water taxis across the region's rivers could be economically viable.