Bay News for Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Follow that fish!
Bay Journal 5/4/2015
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/follow_that_fish

Discover the wildlife at Otter Point Creek
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 5/1/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/harford/harford-magazine/ph-mg-ha-otter-point-creek-20150501-story.html#page=1

Tree-mendous honor: Octogenarian named county tree farmer of the year
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 5/3/2015
http://www.capitalgazette.com/news/ph-ac-cn-tree-farmer-0504-20150504,0,207873.story

New Annapolis Sailing School owners seeks relief from sandbar
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 5/3/2015
http://www.capitalgazette.com/news/annapolis/ph-ac-cn-sailing-school-0504-20150501,0,4667896.story

Show, don't tell, about sea-level rise and its impact
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 5/1/2015
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/maryland/2015/05/01/show-tell-sea-level-rise-impact/26696113/

For Virginia Tech scientists, saving the Chesapeake Bay is all in a day's work
Augusta Free Press 5/3/2015
http://augustafreepress.com/for-virginia-tech-scientists-saving-the-chesapeake-bay-is-all-in-a-days-work/

Researchers discover massive dead zones in the middle of the Atlantic
The (Arlington, Va.) State Column 5/3/2015
http://www.statecolumn.com/2015/05/researchers-discover-massive-dead-zones-in-the-middle-of-the-atlantic/

Planting project shows progress
The Kent County (Md.) News 4/29/2015
http://www.stardem.com/news/local_news/article_5e9146ef-fab3-5054-a8c8-709d6c8e5a01.html

Removing trash so wildlife can thrive
Southern Maryland Newspapers Online 5/1/2015
http://www.somdnews.com/article/20150501/NEWS/150509957/1075/removing-trash-so-wildlife-can-thrive%26template%3DsouthernMaryland&template=southernMaryland

Billion-year-old show still draws crowds
Bay Journal 4/27/2015
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/billion_year_old_show_still_draws_crowds

Chesapeake Bay's health reflected in live cams as birds of prey bounce back
WTOP (Washington, D.C.) 103.5 FM 4/30/2015
http://wtop.com/local/2015/04/chesapeake-bays-health-reflected-in-live-cams-as-birds-of-prey-bounce-back/

Mainstay to present films on oysters
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 4/30/2015
http://www.stardem.com/entertainment/arts/article_c2786a7b-21a6-502e-b280-a989fccd8062.html

Mid-Atlantic offshore drilling moving forward despite opposition
Bay Journal 4/29/2015
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/mid_atlantic_offshore_drilling_moving_forward_despite_opposition

Want to see how state's crabs and oysters are caught? Take a tour with a waterman
The (Fredericksburg, Va.) Free Lance-Star 4/29/2015
http://www.fredericksburg.com/news/local/columns/want-to-see-how-state-s-crabs-and-oysters-are/article_6281beae-bd85-511a-9e21-2fa0c6837994.html

Middle schoolers 'think outside the sink' with field day and activities at Belle Isle State Park
The (Warsaw, Va.) Northern Neck News 4/29/2015
http://www.northernnecknews.com/?p=16278

Opinion: Mathematicians and Blue Crabs
The New York Times 5/2/2015
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/03/opinion/sunday/manil-suri-mathematicians-and-blue-crabs.html?_r=0

Opinion: Conservation easements must be protected
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 5/2/2015
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/columns/ph-ac-ce-columns-20150502,0,555386.story

Opinion: Meaningful steps toward clean water take decades
Bay Journal News Service 5/3/2015
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/opinion/article_2fa251d1-6c36-56de-823a-2aadde6f0367.html

Opinion: ‘You Drill, You Spill’
The New York Times 4/30/2015
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/01/opinion/you-drill-you-spill.html?_r=0

Opinion: 'Rain tax' issue highlights bay's problems
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 4/30/2015
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/columns/ph-ac-ce-columns-20150430,0,620922.story

Opinion: Meaningful steps toward clean water take decades
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 4/29/2015
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/columnists/2015/04/29/clean-water-efforts-span-decades/26576385/

Opinion: When rafting the river was easier
The (Binghamton, NY) Sun & Bulletin 4/29/2015
http://www.pressconnects.com/story/news/connections/history/2015/04/29/rafting-river-easier/26585201/

Opinion: The Queen Bean, tofu and dead zones
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 4/24/2015
http://www.stardem.com/opinion/columns/article_e052483e-9ab1-52cf-98d6-ca79acc9fb09.html

Opinion: Some facts about oyster aquaculture
The Kent County (Md.) News 4/26/2015
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/opinion/article_3d02f277-6334-567a-816b-e691e38da419.html

Opinion: Bay is worth the compromise
The Cecil (Md.) Whig 4/24/2015
http://www.cecildaily.com/opinion/letters/article_888ec423-1d44-57f1-a6ae-5e6738da91b2.html

Opinion: The Bay Matters
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 4/22/2015
http://www.stardem.com/opinion/columns/article_6a84542c-c9a0-5d16-bd89-ae26c72dd6be.html

Opinion: Oyster partnership at risk
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 4/23/2015
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/columns/ph-ac-ce-columns-20150423,0,686460.story

Opinion: Make every day Earth Day
The Suffolk (Va.) News-Herald 4/21/2015
http://www.suffolknewsherald.com/2015/04/21/make-every-day-earth-day/

Opinion: Earth Day's message: All have a role in fighting pollution
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 4/21/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/oped/bs-ed-earth-day-20150421-story.html

Opinion: Maryland 'rain tax' repeal
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 4/21/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/readersrespond/bs-ed-rain-tax-letter-20150421-story.html

Editorial: Seafood lovers rejoice, blue crabs are doing better
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 5/4/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-crabs-20150504-story.html

Editorial: Oil drilling off the Maryland coast not worth the risk
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 5/1/2015
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/our_say/ph-ac-ce-our-say-20150501,0,7983910.story

Editorial: Oyster aquaculture preserves waterways
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 4/17/2015
http://www.stardem.com/opinion/editorials/article_95d92e3a-fec4-5c6d-8089-2665ba978b4c.html

Editorial: Oyster aquaculture preserves waterways
The Kent County (Md.) News 04/16/2015
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/news/kent_county/article_71ed37f9-9563-59e7-b728-b46d91fd0f06.html

Editorial: The fuel costs for solar power are perfect - Baltimore Sun
Baltimore (Md.) Sun 4/16/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/harford/belair/ph-ag-edit-solar-0417-20150416-story.html

Editorial: Chesapeake Bay fared well in state legislature this year
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 4/16/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-bay-session-20150415-story.html

Deadline Nears To Save NY’s Mute Swans
The (New York, NY) Country Gazette 4/14/2015
http://www.northcountrygazette.org/2015/04/14/save_swans/

Continuing collaboration
The (College Park, Md.) Diamondback 4/14/2015
http://www.diamondbackonline.com/opinion/article_c82bb000-e305-11e4-a0f2-2b765cf8692e.html

Still a ‘rain tax’ by any other name?
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 4/14/2015
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/2015/04/14/opinion-rain-tax/25795631/

Editorial: Lowly oyster says a lot about health of Chesapeake Bay
Fredericksburg (Va.) Freelance Star
http://www.fredericksburg.com/opinion/editorials/editorial-lowly-oyster-says-a-lot-about-health-of-chesapeake/article_0d2eeddf-34cc-53ac-95f6-d25ab26e9f30.html

EDITORIAL: Aquaculture surges in the bay
The (Hampton Roads) Virginian Pilot 4/11/2015
http://hamptonroads.com/2015/04/aquaculture-surges-bay

Editorial: The latest effort to put an end to the furor over the "rain tax," or stormwater remediation fee, as its supporters prefer to call it, comes from Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller, who is sponsoring a bill to retool the fee. The bill deser
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 4/9/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/baltimore-county/towson/ph-editorial-stormwater-0409-20150409-story.html

Editorial: Chesapeake oyster poaching
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 4/7/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-oysters-20150407-story.html

Editorial: King George officials take careful approach with fracking
The (Fredericksburg, Va.) Free Lance-Star 4/2/2015
http://www.fredericksburg.com/opinion/editorials/editorial-king-george-officials-take-careful-approach-with-fracking/article_2173222c-c15e-5d22-a1e5-a97530ac88e3.html

Editorial: Progress through cooperation
The (College Park, Md.) Diamondback 3/31/2015
http://www.diamondbackonline.com/opinion/article_b343fcf2-d805-11e4-95db-f701b6ad768c.html

Blog: National Park Service wants to help you 'Find Your Park'
Chesapeake Bay Program 5/4/2015
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/national_park_service_wants_to_help_you_find_your_park

Blog: Campaign Warns Anglers That Live Bait Worm Trade Carries Invasive Species
On the Bay 5/4/2015
http://www.mdsg.umd.edu/onthebay-blog/campaign-warns-anglers-live-bait-worm-trade-carries-invasive-species

Blog: One parish's attempt to go green
National Catholic Reporter 5/4/2015
http://ncronline.org/blogs/parish-diary/one-parishs-attempt-go-green

Blog: Perdue Teams Up With Phillips Wharf Environmental Center To Support Environmental Education In Chesapeake Bay
3BL Media 5/4/2015
http://3blmedia.com/News/Perdue-Teams-Phillips-Wharf-Environmental-Center-Support-Environmental-Education-Chesapeake-Bay

Blog: WGL Energy Plants More Than 1,200 Trees to Celebrate Earth Day
MarketWatch 5/1/2015
http://www.marketwatch.com/story/wgl-energy-plants-more-than-1200-trees-to-celebrate-earth-day-2015-05-01

Blog: When they're debating the budget, Wolf & lawmakers can't forget Chesapeake Bay
PennLive 4/30/2015
http://www.pennlive.com/opinion/2015/04/when_theyre_debating_the_budge.html

Blog: Critter of the Month: Deer Tick
Chesapeake Bay Program 5/1/2015
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/fieldguide/critter/deer_tick

Blog: Theory Of How America Became Inhabited Challenged
NewHistorian 4/30/2015
http://www.newhistorian.com/theory-of-how-america-became-inhabited-challenged/3649/

Blog: Maryland Fee Program No Longer Mandatory
JDSupra Business 4/30/2015
http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/stormwater-alert-maryland-fee-program-n-02902/

Blog: How 6 Chesapeake species are responding to a changing climate
Chesapeake Bay Program 4/30/2015
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/how_6_chesapeake_species_are_responding_to_a_changing_climate

Blog: Industrial corn farming is ruining our health and polluting our watersheds
The Ecologist 4/29/2015
http://www.theecologist.org/blogs_and_comments/commentators/2821926/industrial_corn_farming_is_ruining_our_health_and_polluting_our_watersheds.html

Blog: Foraging for Flavor: A grand journey into Maryland seafood
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 4/29/2015
http://www.capitalgazette.com/lifestyle/food/ph-ac-cn-diana-love-column-0429-20150429,0,2207413.story

Blog: Comparing the Baltic Sea and Chesapeake Bay Provides Lessons for More Cost-Effective Policies
USDA Blog 4/28/2015
http://blogs.usda.gov/2015/04/28/comparing-the-baltic-sea-and-chesapeake-bay-provides-lessons-for-more-cost-effective-policies/

Blog: CSI for Bacteria: Using DNA to Study the Condition of Maryland Streams
Maryland Sea Grant Fellowship Experiences 4/28/2015
http://www.mdsg.umd.edu/fellowship-experiences/csi-bacteria-using-dna-study-condition-maryland-streams

Blog: Builders Flood Congress to Block Obama’s Bid to Regulate Creeks
Bloomberg Business 4/29/2015
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-04-29/builders-flood-congress-to-block-obama-s-bid-to-regulate-creeks

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