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The Annapolis Capital
2009-07-17

Just as "a chicken in every pot" was a catch phrase for prosperity in the Hoover era, Evan Thalenberg is hoping that "an oyster bed under every dock" will be an idea that catches o

WJZ (Baltimore) Television
2009-07-17

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) ― What has been a worry in the Chesapeake Bay, is now cause for concern for the rest of the world.

NPR's All Things Considered
2009-07-14

Ships that transport goods around the world are carrying some dangerous stowaways.

The Cumberland Times-News
2009-07-14

CUMBERLAND — As Francis Zumbrun reminisces and talks about his 31 years as a Maryland forester and 21 years as manager of Green Ridge State Forest, it would seem as if he did nothing, always givi

The Easton Star Democrat
2009-07-13

CHURCH HILL - A childhood spent in intensely urban Brooklyn, N.Y., and time in prison left Vincent Walker with scant awareness of marine ecology.

The Baltimore Sun
2009-07-11

A $1.2 billion, 150-mile power line that would cross Maryland and lay high-voltage cables under the Chesapeake Bay for the first time has been proposed to ease the threat of blackouts on the growing D

The Washington Post
2009-07-10

The state of Maryland is offering to buy back crabbing licenses from about half of the state's watermen in a bid to rebuild the Chesapeake Bay's beleaguered stock of blue crabs by reducing the number

The Annapolis Capital
2009-07-10

The state is looking to buy the licenses of thousands of part-time crabbers. But there's a hitch: The price hasn't been set yet.

United Press International
2009-07-07

BALTIMORE, July 7 (UPI) -- The decline in seagrass beds is accelerating at a disturbing rate due to coastal development and related activities, a U.S. university study revealed.

The Baltimore Business Journal
2009-07-03

Leading stem cell and genomics researchers from the University of Maryland, Baltimore may move into downtown Baltimore's Columbus Center next year to collaborate with researchers at the Universit