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Southern Maryland News
2014-08-15

Sea nettles, the annoying stinging jellyfish that chase swimmers out of the waters of the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries, are late in arriving this summer.

Cape Gazette
2014-08-14

On a steamy afternoon in July, teachers headed out to different areas in Lewes with tools in hand to measure the weather.

Jewish Times
2014-08-07

Baltimore's Inner Harbor received a failing grade this year for its lack of water quality, and the resources needed to improve it are as complex a network as the myriad waterways that comprise its

The Baltimore Sun
2014-08-06

The crisis may have eased in Toledo, but the toxic algae in Lake Erie that contaminated the water supply for 500,000 people in Ohio continues to plague lakes and rivers across the country, includin

The Gazette
2014-08-06

For the past decade, the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science has received an increase in data that has the potential to give scientists a better idea of the health of the Chesap

ABC News
2014-07-31

Along much of America's coasts, the type of flooding that is more annoying than dangerous has jumped more than fivefold in the last 50 years, the federal government reported Monday.

The Falls Church News Press
2014-07-31

Water quality has long been one of the measures of a community's health.

Chesapeake Bay Program
2014-07-30

Have you ever found yourself looking out at the boats dotting the Chesapeake Bay and wondering, "What kind of ship is that?" So have we!

Technical.ly Baltimore
2014-07-30

Scientists at IMET talked about their work farming the coveted bluefin tuna.

CBS Baltimore
2014-07-29

BALTIMORE (WJZ)— Nuisance flooding is the high water that swamps streets and sidewalks during storms. It's a growing problem for coastal cities.