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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

4 who clung to capsized boat in Md. waters rescued

Maryland Natural Resources Police say four people were rescued after clinging for hours onto a capsized boat in waters off the Chesapeake Bay.

Wednesday - 07/10/2013, 09:21pm EDT

Tags: Maryland Natural Resources Police, boat rescue,

Chesapeake Bay health improving, earns C grade

In the annual report card from the Center, the health of the bay has improved, going from a D+ rating in 2011 to a C for 2012.

Thursday - 07/04/2013, 03:28pm EDT

Tags: University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, bay health, bay restoration, Kate Ryan

Coalition aims to intervene in Md. dam relicensing

The Clean Chesapeake Coalition hopes the Conowingo Dam's relicensing process will create an opportunity to address concerns about the dam's role in Chesapeake Bay pollution.

Tuesday - 07/02/2013, 01:32pm EDT

Tags: Clean Chesapeake Coalition, Conowingo Dam,