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Md. man who faked death loses federal appeal

Thursday - 02/28/2013, 05:49pm EST

Tags: Chesapeake Bay

$6M in Md. stream restoration grants available

The Stream Restoration Challenge says it has $6 million in grant money available for organizations seeking to improve the Chesapeake Bay.

Wednesday - 02/20/2013, 01:35pm EST

Tags: Stream Restoration Challenge, Chesapeake Bay

Oysters restoring themselves naturally in Harris Creek (VIDEO)

A warmer, drier year has been good for oysters, both natural and planted, in the Eastern Shore's Harris Creek, a tributary of the Choptank River and site of the first tributary-wide restoration effort by the Oyster Recovery Partnership.

Monday - 02/18/2013, 09:53am EST

Tags: oysters, harris creek, Eastern Shore, Chesapeake Bay

Oyster restoration plan targets 2 dozen Chesapeake Bay tributaries

An Army Corps of Engineers master plan to restore native oyster populations in the Chesapeake Bay, the nation's largest estuary, would establish sanctuaries in Maryland and Virginia.

Thursday - 02/07/2013, 11:52am EST

Tags: Dick Uliano, Chesapeake Bay, oysters, oyster restoration, Army Corps of Engineers, Eastern Shore

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UVa game simulates Chesapeake Bay watershed

Seven teams of high school students will get an opportunity to see whether they would be good stewards of the Chesapeake Bay watershed.

Monday - 02/04/2013, 04:54am EST

Tags: uva, Chesapeake Bay, game

Chesapeake shows signs of resilience, report finds

Bay grasses, crabs and rockfish are showing signs of resilience in the Chesapeake Bay, which continues to suffer from poor water quality as a growing population stresses it, according to a report released Thursday.

Thursday - 01/31/2013, 01:04pm EST

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Plan calls for more access to Chesapeake waters

A new Chesapeake Bay watershed access plan calls for more ways to get to the water.

Wednesday - 01/30/2013, 11:16am EST

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Md. State Police host plunge in Chesapeake Bay

Some brave souls took an icy plunge into the Chesapeake Bay to support Special Olympics Maryland.

Sunday - 01/27/2013, 07:22am EST

Tags: Chesapeake Bay, Sandy Point State Park, Polar Bear Plunge, Special Olympics Maryland

Md. DNR: Data hasten need to deal with Conowingo

Sediments behind the Conowingo dam threatening bay restoration efforts must be dealt with sooner rather than later, and Exelon should be part of the solution as part of the relicensing of its hydro-electric power plant, a Maryland natural resources official said Tuesday.

Tuesday - 01/15/2013, 06:55pm EST

Tags: Conowingo Dam, Chesapeake Bay

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