Bay News for Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Somerset board to review wind turbine project ordinance
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 8/26/2014
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/maryland/2014/08/26/wind-turbine-hearing/14646157/

New ag resource management plan touted
The (South Boston, Va.) Gazette-Virginian 8/25/2014
http://www.yourgv.com/news/state/article_bcf19080-2c8d-11e4-8d2b-001a4bcf887a.html

Chesapeake Bay Foundation-PA Launches Clean Water For The Keystone State Campaign
NorthCentralPA.com 8/26/2014
http://www.northcentralpa.com/feeditem/2014-08-26_chesapeake-bay-foundation-pa-launches-clean-water-keystone-state-campaign

Heavy Rain Blamed For Chesapeake Bay Dead Zone
CBS Baltimore (Md.) TV 8/26/2014
http://baltimore.cbslocal.com/2014/08/26/heavy-rain-blamed-for-chesapeake-bay-dead-zone/

FERC tells Conowingo to improve fish passage at dam
Bay Journal 8/25/2014
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/ferc_tells_conowingo_to_improve_fish_passage_at_dam

New documents detail chemical contamination of Rosedale derailment
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/25/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/baltimore-county/bs-md-ntsb-rosedale-chemicals-20140825,0,3619188.story

'Living Seashores' exhibit to open at National Aquarium in spring
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/25/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/bs-md-aquarium-exhibit-20140825,0,5608594.story

Kaine at VIMS: Time Kaine visits VIMS for updates on climate change, oysters and blue crabs
The (Newport News, Va.) Daily Press 8/26/2014
http://www.dailypress.com/news/science/dp-nws-kaine-vims-20140826,0,2547871.story

McAuliffe pleased with improved Chesapeake Bay health
The (Waynesboro) News Virginian 8/25/2014
http://www.roanoke.com/news/mcauliffe-pleased-with-improved-chesapeake-bay-health/article_d01c02a3-e8eb-5a4f-a3bb-4a3fb4f8043d.html

Chesapeake Conservation Corps Class of 2015 Gets to Work Today
The (Boulder, Co.) Public News Service 8/26/2014
http://www.publicnewsservice.org/2014-08-26/water/chesapeake-conservation-corps-class-of-2015-gets-to-work-today/a41329-1

Gov. McAuliffe Talks Agriculture While in the Valley
WHSV 3 (Harrisonburg, Va.) TV 8/25/2014
http://www.whsv.com/news/headlines/Gov-McAuliffe-Talks-Agriculture-While-in-the-Valley-272584101.html

VDGIF's largest-ever stream restoration project begins on Maury River near Glasgow
WDBJ 7 (Roanoke, Va.) TV 8/25/2014
http://www.wdbj7.com/news/local/vdgifs-largestever-stream-restoration-project-begins-on-maury-river-near-glasgow/27718484

‘Widespread methane leakage’ coming from hundreds of vents off East Coast ocean floor
The Washington Post 8/25/2014
http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2014/08/25/widespread-methane-leakage-coming-from-hundreds-of-vents-off-east-coast-ocean-floor/?tid=hp_mm

Video shows Baltimore's overflowing sewers
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/22/2014
http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2014-08-22/features/bal-video-shows-baltimores-overflowing-sewers-20140822_1_southwest-baltimore-east-baltimore-sewage

Wetlands created in Greenwood for flood reduction
The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal 8/25/2014
http://www.delawareonline.com/story/news/local/2014/08/25/wetlands-created-greenwood-flood-reduction/14550591/

Opinion: From Virginia, another idea for reversing crab decline
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/23/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/bs-md-rodricks-0824-20140822,0,2101659.column

Opinion: Lusby residents call for risk assessment, evacuation plan for Dominion LNG plant
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/22/2014
http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2014-08-22/news/bs-ed-dominion-20140821_1_gas-leak-nuclear-power-plant-gas-fire

Opinion: Don't blame businesses for state's sewage spills
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/22/2014
http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2014-08-22/news/bs-ed-sewage-letter-20140822_1_raw-sewage-patapsco-river-jones-falls

Opinion: Unhealthy water
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 8/22/2014
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/letters/ph-ac-ce-editorial-page-0823-20140823,0,7101922.story

Opinion: What happened in Toledo could happen here
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 8/24/2014
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/columnists/2014/08/24/toledo-happen/14549395/

Opinion: Farm lobby fights regs, regulators fail to monitor, pollution goes on
Bay Journal News Service 8/20/2014
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/opinion/article_0c2c92d8-3a9b-5277-9fca-756624db08c9.html

Opinion: Hogan wrong to fixate on Conowingo pollution
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/20/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/readersrespond/bs-ed-conowingo-letter-20140819,0,3437837.story

Opinion: Pollution Reduction\
The Kent County (Md.) News 8/19/2014
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/news/kent_county/article_b9250bcc-97b3-5b5a-8c51-47ab0d3cb5ad.html

Opinion: Maryland doesn’t need a ‘rain tax’ to protect the Chesapeake Bay
The Washington Post 8/15/2014
http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2014/08/15/d12cefca-2230-11e4-8b10-7db129976abb_story.html

Opinion: Farm Lobby Fights Regs, Regulators Fail to Monitor, Pollution Goes On
Southern Maryland Headline News 8/12/2014
http://somd.com/news/headlines/2014/18469.shtml

Opinion: Karen Davis, and the ethics of chickens
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 8/8/2014
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/columnists/2014/08/07/horton-chicken-davis/13715195/

Opinion: Clean water is good for Maryland business
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/4/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/oped/bs-ed-clean-water-20140804,0,6259278.story

Opinion: Give Blue Crabs a Chance to Rebuild
The Cape Charles (Va.) Wave 8/4/2014
http://capecharleswave.com/2014/08/wayne-creed-give-blue-crabs-a-chance-to-rebuild/

Opinion: The resilient blue crab
The Washington Post 8/1/2014
http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-resilient-blue-crab/2014/08/01/6c1283d4-180d-11e4-9e3b-7f2f110c6265_story.html

Opinion: A Penny for Your Thoughts
The Falls-Church (Va.) News-Press 7/31/2014
http://fcnp.com/2014/07/31/a-penny-for-your-thoughts-news-of-greater-falls-church-160/

Editorial: Emerald ash borers invade Baltimore
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/25/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/oped/bs-ed-ash-borer-20140825,0,1417707.story

Editorial: Mikulski seeks to block Eastern Shore wind farm
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/18/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-mikulski-wind-farm-20140818,0,1264754.story

Editorial: Let's build trust on environment
MyEasternShoreMD 8/13/2014
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/opinion/article_8305743d-c39c-58b2-895b-e00b4d3624b2.html

Editorial: Changes in fish signal problems with waters
The (Hampton Roads) Virginian-Pilot 8/11/2014
http://hamptonroads.com/2014/08/changes-fish-signal-problems-waters

Editorial: Water access efforts like new facility at Shady Side Park crucial to bay
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 8/8/2014
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/ph-ac-ce-our-say-0808-20140808-5,0,4578051.story

Editorial: Fish an indicator something is wrong
The (Sunbury, Pa.) Daily Item 8/6/2014
http://www.dailyitem.com/0100_news/x449117371/Todays-Editorial-Fish-an-indicator-something-is-wrong

Editorial: Clean water a work in progress
The (Carlisle, Pa.) Sentinel 7/31/2014
http://cumberlink.com/news/opinion/editorial/our-view-clean-water-a-work-in-progress/article_3cbb33d2-1903-11e4-90e3-0019bb2963f4.html

Editorial: A sick river: Susquehanna should be declared 'impaired'
Lancaster Online 7/30/2014
http://lancasteronline.com/opinion/editorials/a-sick-river-susquehanna-should-be-declared-impaired/article_051275e6-182f-11e4-8ed2-0017a43b2370.html

Editorial: Maryland must move forward with phosphorus regulations
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 7/28/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-phosphorus-20140728,0,5671905.story

Editorial: Tighten Chesapeake coal waste regulations
The (Hampton Roads) Virginian-Pilot 7/22/2014
http://hamptonroads.com/2014/07/tighten-chesapeake-coal-waste-regulations

Knowledge amid a changing climate
The (Hampton Roads) Virginian-Pilot 7/20/2014
http://hamptonroads.com/2014/07/knowledge-amid-changing-climate

Editorial: At Harrisburg's water-sewer outfit, the grownups have taken charge
PennLive 7/9/2014
http://www.pennlive.com/opinion/2014/07/harrisburg_water_sewer_improve.html

Editorial: The Environmental Protection Agency is swimming in murky water
The Washington Post 7/8/2014
http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-environmental-protection-agency-is-swimming-in-murky-water/2014/07/08/ba19ee7e-062d-11e4-8a6a-19355c7e870a_story.html

Editorial: Eastern Shore boycott justified but doomed
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 7/7/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-harris-20140707,0,4748548.story

Opinion: Harris attacks Bay cleanup
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 7/4/2014
http://www.stardem.com/opinion/editors_inbox/article_30d7dcf3-8158-5782-87e1-bb89cab99364.html

Blog: 22,000-Year-Old Mastodon and Tool Discovery Raise Questions
Indian Country 8/26/2014
http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2014/08/26/22000-year-old-mastodon-and-tool-discovery-raise-questions-156580

Blog: After respite, Bay's 'dead zone' back with a vengeance
B'More Green 8/25/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/green/blog/bal-bay-dead-zone-returns-20140825,0,6062765.story

Is Industrialized Farming Making Our Fish Terribly Sick?
World Wildlife Fund 8/25/2014
http://www.care2.com/causes/is-industrialized-farming-making-our-fish-terribly-sick.html

Blog: McAuliffe touts Va. ag resource management program
Southeast Farm Press 8/25/2014
http://southeastfarmpress.com/government/mcauliffe-touts-va-ag-resource-management-program

Blog: Eight Old Bay recipes we adore
Chesapeake Bay Program 8/22/2014
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/eight_old_bay_recipes_we_adore

Blog: Options proposed to reduce striped bass harvests
South Coast Today 8/24/2014
http://www.southcoasttoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20140824/SPORTS/408240344/-1/SPORTS

Blog: Change coming with striped bass regulations
The (Richmond, Va.) Times-Dispatch 8/21/2014
http://www.timesdispatch.com/sports/columnists-blogs/change-coming-with-striped-bass-regulations/article_920e1d4a-8c22-50ab-82be-443565a44623.html

Blog: The British Burn Washington, D.C., 200 Years Ago
History Channel 8/22/2014
http://www.history.com/news/the-british-burn-washington-d-c-200-years-ago

Blog: Fish kill in Herring Run Park under investigation
B'More Green 8/21/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/green/blog/bal-fish-kill-in-herring-run-park-under-investigation-20140821,0,146322.story

AFBF Continues Campaign for State's Rights in Chesapeake Bay Case
Farm Futures 8/22/2014
http://farmfutures.com/story-afbf-continues-campaign-states-rights-chesapeake-bay-case-0-116709

Blog: Whale that Entered Elizabeth River is Dead
Maine News 8/22/2014
http://newsmaine.net/20360-whale-entered-elizabeth-river-dead

Blog: Tugmen of the Chesapeake Bay
All At Sea 8/21/2014
http://www.allatsea.net/tugmen-of-the-chesapeake-bay/

Blog: Virginia announces new Oyster Trail — wine included
Bay Journal 8/20/2014
http://www.bayjournal.com/blog/post/virginia_announces_new_oyster_trail_wine_included

Blog: Chessie: Does the Chesapeake Bay have its own sea monster?
The (Newport News, Va.) Daily Press 8/20/2014
http://www.dailypress.com/news/science/sea2sky-blog/dp-chessie-sea-monster-20140820,0,4853128.post

Blog: Virginia agencies agree to share oversight of natural gas development in coastal plain
Bay Journal 8/17/2014
http://www.bayjournal.com/blog/post/virginia_agencies_agree_to_shared_oversight_of_natural_gas_development_in_c

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