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Chesapeake Bay Mainstem could freeze

Temperatures in the Mainstem of the Chesapeake Bay may be low enough to cause freezing for the first time in more than 20 years.

Friday - 01/24/2014, 05:15pm EST

Tags: Chesapeake Bay, Maryland Department of Natural Resources

Fossils may help revive Bay oyster population

Almost 3,000 tons of fossilized oyster shells have been transported from Florida to the Port of Baltimore, headed for the Chesapeake Bay, as part of the effort to revive the local oyster population.

Monday - 12/16/2013, 06:46am EST

Tags: Chesapeake Bay, Martin OMalley, Joe Gill, oyster restoration, Neal Augenstein, David O

Officials to discuss Chesapeake Bay Program

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 09:06am EST

Tags: Chesapeake Bay

Coast Guard suspends search for missing man

Tuesday - 10/29/2013, 06:20pm EDT

Tags: Coast Guard, Chesapeake Bay

Va survey: 2013 juvenile stripers rebound from '12

The initial results of a monitoring program of striped bass hatched this spring in Virginia tributaries of the Chesapeake Bay suggest the bay's most coveted game fish is rebounding from one of the worst juvenile survey results on record.

Friday - 10/18/2013, 03:34pm EDT

Tags: Chesapeake Bay, striped bass

O'Malley touts record oyster planting

Gov. Martin O'Malley is touting a record year for producing and planting native bay oysters in Maryland.

Friday - 10/11/2013, 07:11pm EDT

Tags: Martin OMalley, oysters, Chesapeake Bay

Pinching truth: It's the worst blue crab season in decades

The Chesapeake Bay was fully stocked with blue crabs, but now the population is depleted, and retailers are having to pull them from out of state to bring them to the table.

Wednesday - 09/11/2013, 07:26am EDT

Tags: Chesapeake Bay, blue crabs, crabs, Megan Cloherty


New fertilizer regulations to be phased in

Maryland agriculture officials say new fertilizer regulations may be phased in over the next year, instead of being implemented all at once in the fall.

Friday - 09/06/2013, 03:37pm EDT

Tags: Chesapeake Bay, fertilizer, regulations, Maryland Department of Agriculture

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