Bay News for Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Maryland Students And Teachers Research To Improve Chesapeake Bay's Health At Honeywell Institute for Ecosystems Education
PR Newswire 7/21/2014
http://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20140719-901745.html

Farm lobby refutes pollution study; debate points to problems with data
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 7/21/2014
http://www.capitalgazette.com/news/environment/farm-lobby-refutes-pollution-study-debate-points-to-problems-with/article_e2398265-9503-5775-bba3-dadc904d3304.html?_dc=259551926515.99646

Oyster harvest: Virginia's oyster harvest hits half a million bushels last year, the biggest since 1987
The (Newport News, Va.) Daily Press 7/22/2014
http://www.dailypress.com/news/science/dp-nws-oyster-harvest-jumps-20140722,0,6580197.story

Oyster harvest reached record numbers in 2013
WAVY 10 (Virginia Beach, Va.) TV 7/21/2014
http://wavy.com/2014/07/21/governor-oyster-harvest-reached-record-numbers-in-2013/

Blog: The most promising technology for cleaning up ocean plastic is a giant wheel
Quartz 7/22/2014
http://qz.com/237830/the-most-promising-technology-for-cleaning-up-ocean-plastic-is-a-giant-wheel/

Porous pavement gets a tryout in Maryland
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 7/19/2014
http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2014-07-19/business/bs-md-porous-pavement-20140707_1_pavement-stormwater-runoff-tom-schueler

Spat planted in Harris Creek Friday
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 7/20/2014
http://www.stardem.com/news/local_news/article_52776e29-3e98-54ad-b5b1-2ab1cde2fc58.html

Miles River motion ages vinegar aboard skipjack Rosie Parks
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 7/20/2014
http://www.stardem.com/business/article_3bc5745c-7b48-5b0c-b148-df9b322b15c1.html

Federal grant to help Bethel control runoff into Chesapeake Bay
The (Wilmington, Del.) News Journal 7/18/2014
http://www.delawareonline.com/story/news/local/2014/07/18/federal-grant-help-bethel-control-runoff-chesapeake-bay/12867007/

‘Reclaim Our River’ brings Recycled Cardboard Boat Regatta to the Nanticoke
The Sussex County (Del.) Post 7/18/2014
http://delaware.newszap.com/southerndelaware/133670-70/reclaim-our-river-brings-recycled-cardboard-boat-regatta-to-the-nanticoke

Agencies respond to environmental group's phosphorus claims
The Kent County (Md.) News 7/18/2014
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/article_d55dac05-547b-5115-b1e6-06f6ced57042.html

Agency announces environmental review of controversial gas pipeline
Lancaster Online 7/18/2014
http://lancasteronline.com/news/local/agency-announces-environmental-review-of-controversial-gas-pipeline/article_d77eba02-0e9e-11e4-9bc0-001a4bcf6878.html

Town of Bethel Receives $100K Grant for Innovative Green Infrastructure
WBOC 16 (Salisbury, Md.) TV 7/18/2014
http://www.wboc.com/story/26054990/town-of-bethel-receives-100k-grant-for-innovative-green-infrastructure

An island in Chesapeake Bay is disappearing — and so is a British dialect and a piece of history
Public Radio International 7/20/2014
http://www.pri.org/stories/2014-07-20/island-chesapeake-bay-disappearing-and-so-british-dialect-and-piece-history

Va. storm-surge wall studied along Chesapeake Bay
Associated Press 7/18/2014
http://www.wric.com/story/26050329/va-storm-surge-wall-studied-along-chesapeake-bay

Opinion: Sound bites won't do
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 7/22/2014
http://www.capitalgazette.com/maryland_gazette/opinion/letters/robert-jervis-sound-bites-won-t-do/article_8b6b16ea-b599-5a89-b8bb-f9b902c9d6f0.html

Opinion: Lawmakers are right to oppose 'pollution diet'
The Roanoke (Va.) Times 7/22/2014
http://www.roanoke.com/opinion/letter-lawmakers-are-right-to-oppose-pollution-diet/article_e8f77c8a-eb4a-5942-aebd-877acd52fc98.html

Opinion: Wake Up to Danger of Saltwater Intrusion
The Cape Charles (Va.) Wave 7/21/2014
http://capecharleswave.com/2014/07/wayne-creed-wake-up-to-danger-of-saltwater-intrusion/

Opinion: Don’t be crabby over bushel prices
Southern Maryland Newspapers Online 7/18/2014
http://www.somdnews.com/article/20140718/OPINION/140719400/-1/don-x2019-t-be-crabby-over-bushel-prices&template=southernMaryland

Opinion: Tax activities that do harm to the environment
The Baltimore (Md.) 7/16/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/bs-ed-pigou-letter-20140716,0,5278599.story

Opinion: White-tailed dear and rockfish
The (Dorchester, Md.) 7/16/2014
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/opinion/article_f30d9d69-ea8c-5508-9266-fd233742937f.html

Goodlatte wrong about the Chesapeake Bay
The (Stauton, Va.) News Leader 7/16/2014
http://www.newsleader.com/story/opinion/readers/2014/07/16/goodlatte-wrong-chesapeake-bay/12737887/

Opinion: Muddying the bay's waters
The Roanoke (Va.) Times 7/16/2014
http://www.roanoke.com/opinion/muddying-the-bay-s-waters/article_31068dad-ccf7-50de-ad65-32b51c074bce.html

Opinion: Environmental Propagandists Full Of It Over Dog Poo Run Off
Webcommentary.com 7/14/2014
http://www.webcommentary.com/php/ShowArticle.php?id=meekinsf&date=140714

Opinion: A Pipeline Threatens Our Family Land
The New York Times 7/12/2014
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/13/opinion/sunday/a-pipeline-threatens-our-family-land.html?_r=0

Opinion: Legislation to clean up the Chesapeake Bay imperiled in the Senate
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 7/11/2014
http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2014-07-12/news/bs-ed-bay-pollution-20140712_1_runoff-and-air-pollution-chesapeake-bay-blue-crabs

Opinion: 10 Things You Should Know About the U.S. Seafood Supply
Food Safety News 7/14/2014
http://www.foodsafetynews.com/2014/07/10-things-you-should-know-about-the-american-seafood-supply/#.U8PIr_ldXm8

TOXIC WATER, VOMITING CHILDREN Living near an oil fracking operation
The (Everett, Wa.) Sky Valley News 7/11/2014
http://www.skyvalleychronicle.com/BREAKING-NEWS/TOXIC-WATER-VOMITING-CHILDREN-br-i-Living-near-an-oil-fracking-operation-i-1791831

Opinion: Harris attacks Bay cleanup
Cecil Whig - 07/02/2014
http://www.cecildaily.com/opinion/letters/article_660f5443-42b3-5b8e-b6dd-68db5577139e.html

Opinion: Maryland's unhappy residents
Baltimore Sun - 07/02/2014
http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2014-07-02/news/bs-ed-taxes-20140702_1_reasons-people-maryland-tap-water

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

Editorial: New Bay cleanup pact sets clear course
The Star Democrat (MD) - 07/02/2014
http://www.stardem.com/opinion/columns/article_6406b51e-a39b-598d-9a7b-8b608111e0c8.html

Editorial: No harm in state panel on climate
The Charlottesville (VA) Daily Progress - 07/03/2014
http://www.dailyprogress.com/opinion/editorials/no-harm-in-state-panel-on-climate/article_4b43199c-0233-11e4-a6e1-001a4bcf6878.html

Editorial: Our say: Bay Pact
The Annapolis (Md.) Capital-Gazette 06/21/2014
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/our_say/our-say-editor-s-notebook/article_35cc2817-0156-5d12-a58e-5323d4a5b8f5.html

Editorial: Trying to agree on Chesapeake Bay cleanup
The Frederick (Md.) News-Post 06/23/2014
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/opinion/editorial/trying-to-agree-on-chesapeake-bay-cleanup/article_a9d12480-09b6-57dd-bf31-ab1dfad79541.html

Editorial: Focus on facts about Chesapeake Bay
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 06/19/2014
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/editorials/2014/06/19/chesapeake-bay/10883831/

Editorial: States commit to cleanup
The Carroll County (Md.) Times 6/18/2014
http://www.carrollcountytimes.com/news/opinion/editorials/editorial-states-commit-to-cleanup/article_0a5dfcf2-8346-5beb-a46d-13e282bbd73b.html

Editorial: Make the Fracking Recipe Public
The (Lynchburg, Va.) News & Advance 6/17/2014
http://www.newsadvance.com/opinion/editorials/make-the-fracking-recipe-public/article_b8d67308-f592-11e3-88bc-0017a43b2370.html

Editorial: Chesapeake Bay health affects us
The (Cumberland, Md.) Sentinel 6/16/2014
http://cumberlink.com/news/opinion/editorial/our-view-chesapeake-bay-health-affects-us/article_51c0cd3e-f5ac-11e3-adcd-001a4bcf887a.html

Editorial: Watermen protest fossil oyster shell
The Kent County (Md.) News 5/14/2014
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/opinion/queen_annes_county/editorial/article_a19fee27-6464-5140-bf72-f16a3d31f4f4.html

Blog: Maryland Department of Natural Resources links watermen with chefs
Chesapeake Bay Program 7/22/2014
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/maryland_department_of_natural_resources_links_watermen_with_chefs

Blog: Anacostia, Patapsco restoration projects receive funding
Chesapeake Bay Program 7/21/2014
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/anacostia_patapsco_restoration_projects_receive_funding

Blog: Cecil County Establishes First Watershed Stewards Academy on Eastern Shore
Maryland Sea Grant 7/17/2014
http://www.mdsg.umd.edu/news/cecil-county-establishes-first-watershed-stewards-academy-eastern-shore

Blog: EPA's Plan for Virginia Farmers, Part Two
Farm Futures 7/21/2014
http://farmfutures.com/blogs-epas-plan-virginia-farmers-part-two-8757

Blog: Keeping an Eye on Miller Run
Bucknell University 7/21/2014
http://www.bucknell.edu/news-and-media/current-news/2014/july/keeping-an-eye-on-miller-run.html

Blog: Virginia Oyster Harvests Continue to Climb
The Fish Site 7/22/2014
http://www.thefishsite.com/fishnews/23679/virginia-oyster-harvests-continue-to-climb

Blog: Conservation
Fly Rod & Reel Magazine 7/21/2014
http://www.flyrodreel.com/magazine/2014/conservation

Blog: Chesapeake Bay manure use vs. the rest of the country
Bay Journal 7/20/2014
http://www.bayjournal.com/blog/post/map_chesapeake_bay_manure_use_vs._the_rest_of_the_country

Blog: Scientists tally crabs and fish to see how oyster reef rebuilding affects them
B'More Green 7/20/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/green/blog/bs-md-oyster-reef-habitat-20140720,0,2688219.story

Blog: DE town to implement innovative green infrastructure
WaterWorld 7/18/2014
http://www.waterworld.com/articles/2014/07/town-of-bethel-receives-100-000-grant-for-innovative-green-infrastructure.html

Blog: College Park officials fund green projects for a sustainable future
Diamondback 7/17/2014
http://www.diamondbackonline.com/news/article_4058ed8c-0d6d-11e4-9950-001a4bcf6878.html

Blog: New reports detail lack of progress in Chesapeake Bay cleanup efforts
WaterWorld 7/15/2014
http://www.waterworld.com/articles/2014/07/new-reports-detail-lack-of-progress-in-cleaning-up-chesapeake-bay-tributaries-over-the-last-decade.html

Blog: Massive Natural Gas Protest in D.C. Highlights How Fracking Is Invading Our Coastlines
Axis of Logic 7/16/2014
http://axisoflogic.com/artman/publish/Article_67028.shtml

Blog: Photo Essay: Artificial reefs slow erosion, build habitat on Chester River
Chesapeake Bay Program 7/14/2014
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/photo_essay_artificial_reefs_slow_erosion_build_habitat_on_chester_river

Blog: EPA's Plan for Virginia Farmers
Farm Futures 7/14/2014
http://farmfutures.com/blogs-epas-plan-virginia-farmers-8733

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