The Potomac Conservancy has issued a scorecard on efforts in Maryland and the District of Columbia to combat the problems generated by stormwater runoff.
BALTIMORE (AP) — A Maryland panel has given provisional approval to new protections against smog, but some environmental groups are not happy that a final vote has been delayed for a month. The Air Quality…
BRIAN WITTE Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A study finds states in the Chesapeake Bay watershed have made strides in reducing pollution in the nation’s largest estuary. But it found many jurisdictions in the…
D.C. wants to make the Anacostia fishable and swimable in 18 years. Could a green roof help?
FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — A Frederick developer is suing the Army for alleged groundwater pollution on private property next to Fort Detrick. The Frederick News-Post (http://bit.ly/1mUFJWr ) reports that Waverley View Investors LLC filed the…
Long-term exposure to air pollution leads to a higher percentage of the population in Maryland to die prematurely than in any other state, according to a new study on the impact of air quality on health.
A new study finds more education, outreach needed
to prevent anglers from eating fish caught in the
Environmentalists devoted to restoring and protecting the Chesapeake Bay say cleaning the bay not only will produce more crabs and oysters, but also create almost a quarter of a million jobs.