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The Annapolis Capital

There's a big problem with shipping that's often not visible to the naked eye.


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The Washington Post

A blue crab conservation strategy instituted by Maryland, Virginia and the Potomac River Fisheries Commission in 2008 seems to be working, according to a federal study that recommends that restrict


The Oyster Recovery Partnership announced that it has planted more than a half billion seed oysters into the Chesapeake Bay over the past year in a bid to supplement the wild oysters that have been

The Salisbury Daily Times

DEAL ISLAND -- When oyster season starts today, most watermen will continue doing what they've been doing all summer -- catching crabs.

Chesapeake Bay Journal

From streams whose banks were shredded by floodwaters in New York, to a cascade of chocolate-brown water that spread halfway down the Chesapeake, severe late summer weather delivered a heavy blow t

The Star Democrat

CAMBRIDGE Horn Point Laboratory invites the public to take part in its Community Open House from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 8.

The Washington Post

As a scientist, I have worked over the past 40 years to identify the causes of the degradation of the Chesapeake Bay and to seek effective means to restore it.

The Star Democrat

CAMBRIDGE Fresh water from recent storms has created low oxygen zones from north of the Bay Bridge to south of the Patuxent River, Mike Roman, Horn Point laboratory director, said Thursday.

The Worcester County Times

OCEAN CITY -- For a week in October, helping the environment doesn't get any easier than sitting down to dinner.