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Seafood label fraud hurts local fishing, politicians say

Crab fraud is a growing trend that can have a major impact on the seafood industry.

Monday - 07/28/2014, 04:40am EDT

Tags: blue crab, Tim Kaine, Mark Warner, Barbara Mikulski, Rob Wittman, michelle murillo

Chesapeake Bay's dead zones growing

Dead zones in the Chesapeake Bay are growing.

Monday - 07/07/2014, 01:50pm EDT

Tags: Kathy Stewart

Survey: Maryland oyster population makes gains

A survey has found Maryland's oyster population has more than doubled since 2010.

Wednesday - 05/07/2014, 06:26pm EDT

Tags: Oysters,

Boys lived in squalor on Magothy River

Lots of families make their homes on houseboats in the Chesapeake Bay. But one family caught the attention of police after neighbors became concerned for the welfare of the children on board.

Tuesday - 02/18/2014, 07:33pm EST

Tags: Kate Ryan, magothy river, john kelly, sherri kelly

Md. ice breakers clearing Chesapeake waterways

Wednesday - 01/29/2014, 12:41pm EST

Tags: winter weather, ice,

Water may wipe away trail Tubman blazed, Blackwater refuge

Sea levels have been rising in the Chesapeake Bay at more than twice the global rate -- and one of the most important stops on the Underground Railroad likely will be largely underwater within the next 50 years.

Friday - 07/12/2013, 05:31am EDT

Tags: sea level rise, Eastern Shore, Harriet Tubman, Blackwater Refuge

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