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The Chesapeake Bay Foundation is recruiting volunteers to raise underwater grasses, which are critical for the health of the bay.
A Baltimore law firm is asking rural counties to band together to challenge the new federally led Chesapeake Bay restoration strategy, something a foundation dedicated to the bay's health called one of the most serious attacks on clean water it has seen in Maryland.
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation and a local group are appealing a judge's ruling that upheld a state permit for a residential and commercial development.
A Chesapeake Bay Foundation attorney says the environmental group is keeping a close eye on the shutdown of the Sparrows Point steel mill outside Baltimore.
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation says proposed budget cuts in Annapolis are threatening bay restoration efforts.
The Environmental Protection Agency's main program to restore the Chesapeake Bay would get more money but other projects for the water way would be cut in the budget released Monday by President Barack Obama, a Chesapeake Bay Foundation official said.
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.
There's evidence at least some of the Chesapeake Bay is bouncing back after two massive storms this fall.
In addition to math and science requirements, Maryland's high school seniors will now have to be environmentally literate to graduate.