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Crabs' birds and bees: Effects of crab sex life on Maryland industry

Knowing the intimate lives of blue crabs has real implications for Maryland's Chesapeake Bay and the outlook for the state's watermen.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 08:07am EST

Tags: Kate Ryan, crabs, Sook Chung, Chesapeake Bay, watermen, crab industry, Maryland


Cold temps keep icebreakers busy along the bay

Take a ride aboard an icebreaker on the Chesapeake Bay, keeping the waterways open for fishermen, school children and even emergency responders.

Tuesday - 02/04/2014, 06:05pm EST

Tags: ice-breaker, Kate Ryan, Kent Island, Chesapeake Bay, winter weather, ice, Chester River

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

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