The Chesapeake Bay suffered a 21 percent decline in underwater grasses in 2012. The loss has been attributed to unfavorable growing conditions brought on by warmer water temperatures and strong storms.
Scientists are learning more about largemouth bass to ensure the sustainability of the fishery.
This father and son duo has implemented best management practices on their farm.
Investments in habitat conservation can strengthen fisheries and the economies that depend on them.
A new analysis of an Anacostia River tributary documents the local value of restoring urban streams.
May's Critter - The spotted turtle is a small species known for the bright yellow spots that dot its dark shell.
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.
A powerful statewide tool designed to assess, coordinate and Bay restoration.
During the 2012 water year, the annual average river flow to the Chesapeake Bay was 52 billion gallons per day. This is close to average.
To keep medicine out of our waterways, don't pour expired or leftover drugs down the sink or flush them down the toilet. Instead, return unused medicine to a consumer drug return location or foul your medication with coffee grounds or cat litter and put it in the trash.