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One of the most talked-about bacteria in the Bay is Vibrio, which occurs naturally in warm estuarine waters. While infections in people are rare, they do take place. Learn how to avoid them with this list. (Photo: CDC/Wikimedia Commons)Learn more »
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Experts reflect on the past, present and future of the Anacostia and Patapsco rivers.
Often used to season seafood, adventurous eaters have added Old Bay to a range of dishes over the years.
Scientists have placed an economic value on the effects trees have on air quality and human health.
Solar-supporting policies are encouraging individuals and companies to opt for the renewable power source.
September's Critter - Northern harriers are medium-sized raptors with long, broad wings and a rounded tail.
Landmark agreement guides partners in restoring the Bay.
The EPA established a "pollution diet" to reduce nutrients and sediment in the Bay.
Calls on the federal government to lead a renewed effort to restore the Bay.
A tool to assess progress and enhance accountability and transparency.
Between 2010 and 2013, 6,098 acres of wetlands were established, rehabilitated or reestablished on agricultural lands in the Bay watershed.
Infiltration trenches are one of the most effective ways to keep polluted stormwater from reaching local waterways.