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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

Another fire reported on Va.'s Eastern Shore

Authorities are investigating another fire on Virginia's Eastern Shore. Nearly 50 fires have been intentionally set in the region since November.

Friday - 02/15/2013, 01:39pm EST

Tags: arson, Eastern Shore

Reward grows for info on Va Eastern Shore arsons

Authorities are increasing the reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction related to a string of arsons on Virginia's Eastern Shore.

Thursday - 02/14/2013, 09:58pm EST

Tags: arson, Eastern Shore

Offshore wind power supporters rally in Annapolis (VIDEO)

Supporters of Gov. Martin O'Malley offshore wind energy plan rally in front of the State House.

Thursday - 02/14/2013, 03:57am EST

Tags: wind energy, Eastern Shore, Maryland General Assembly, Martin O

Va. Police investigating Eastern Shore arsons

Virginia State Police officials say the nearly four dozen arsons on the Eastern Shore since November may be the work of a group.

Friday - 02/08/2013, 09:44am EST

Tags: Eastern Shore, Accomack County

Perdue: Attorney fees deserved to discourage suits

Attorneys for Perdue Farms and an Eastern Shore contract grower who successfully defended a poultry pollution suit say they should be awarded attorney fees to discourage similar suits in the future.

Thursday - 02/07/2013, 07:05pm EST

Tags: courts, Eastern Shore, Perdue Farms, Waterkeeper Alliance

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


2 arson fires in 2 days on Va.'s Eastern Shore

Authorities are investigating two arson fires in two days on Virginia's Eastern Shore.

Monday - 02/04/2013, 01:30pm EST

Tags: Eastern Shore, police, crime, arson

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