Bay News for Sunday, April 20, 2014

Bill to study effects of acidification in Bay passes
Capital News Service 4/17/2014
http://www.cecildaily.com/news/state_news/article_d52f6196-c3fa-5a82-a825-fce98b434f77.html

Bill passes to create development guidelines for sea level rise
Capital News Service 4/17/2014
http://www.cecildaily.com/news/state_news/article_7f6e6344-77f5-5b52-a5eb-10bd91f67625.html

Oyster restoration at Harris Creek showing real promise
Bay Journal 4/17/2014
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/oyster_restoration_at_harris_creek_showing_real_promise

Project Clean Stream removes 14 tons of garbage in county
The Cecil (Md.) Daily Whig 4/17/2014
http://www.cecildaily.com/news/local_news/article_de7ba267-3995-5c2f-9f76-fc46cd9ccbb6.html

Is O’Malley leaning against the windmill moratorium?
The (Baltimore, Md.) Daily Record 4/17/2014
http://thedailyrecord.com/2014/04/17/is-omalley-leaning-against-the-windmill-moratorium/

Farm Bureau calls Herring brief in EPA case ‘surprising’
The (Chatham, Va.) Star-Tribune 4/17/2014
http://www.chathamstartribune.com/news/article_c6e9cf84-c654-11e3-9670-001a4bcf887a.html

Watermen, council agree to challenge Little Choptank project
The Dorchester (Md.) Star 4/17/2014
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/news/dorchester_county/article_0291f582-ab04-50a6-815f-4d39813f6c24.html

State offers grants to help farmers fight runoff
The (Hollywood, Md.) Bay Net 4/17/2014
http://www.thebaynet.com/news/index.cfm/fa/viewstory/story_ID/36571

Ospreys settle into traffic cam nest near bay bridge
WTOP 103.5 (Washington, D.C.) FM 4/17/2014
http://www.wtop.com/?nid=46&sid=3604792

Public access authorities preserving coastal access in VA
Bay Journal 4/15/2014
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/public_access_authorities_preserving_coastal_access_in_va

New environmental campaign aims to educate local candidates
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 4/16/2014
http://www.stardem.com/news/local_news/article_107c7ef3-433e-504f-bdef-66789412a7fc.html

Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay hosting workshops on planting trees
The (Chambersburg, Pa.) Public Opinion 4/16/2014
http://www.publicopiniononline.com/local/ci_25578155/alliance-chesapeake-bay-hosting-workshops-planting-trees

Volunteers plant trees in Jefferson County
The (Martinsburg, W.Va.) Journal 4/17/2014
http://www.journal-news.net/page/content.detail/id/607823/Volunteers-plant-trees-in-Jefferson-County.html?nav=5061

Virginia files brief supporting Chesapeake Bay restoration
RFD TV 4/16/2014
http://www.rfdtv.com/story/25261659/virginia-files-brief-supporting-chesapeake-bay-restoration

Federal appeals court says EPA can force power plants to cut mercury emissions
The Washington Post 4/15/2014
http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/federal-appeals-court-says-epa-can-force-power-plants-to-cut-mercury-emissions/2014/04/15/a41a0066-c4c7-11e3-b195-dd0c1174052c_story.html

Opinion: Kollinger and his "pooh-poohing"
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 4/15/2014
http://www.stardem.com/opinion/columns/article_e63cbd21-f80e-5e56-93f5-bfac111624ae.html

Opinion: With help, coastal city recovering from Sandy
The Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch 4/15/2014
http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/life_and_entertainment/2014/04/15/with-help-coastal-city-recovering-from-sandy.html

Opinion: Maryland lawmakers ignored fracking dangers
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 4/12/2014
http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2014-04-12/news/bs-ed-fracking-letter-20140412_1_pesticide-reporting-shale-gas-drilling-pesticide-use

Opinion: Spread the word: Ivy has many good qualities
The Fredericksburg (Va.) News Post 4/14/2014
http://fredericksburg.com/News/FLS/2014/042014/04142014/827584

Opinion: Better Policies Will Grow Better Stream-Side Buffers
Southern Maryland Headline News 4/8/2014
http://somd.com/news/headlines/2014/18067.shtml

Opinion: General Assembly wrong to loosen 'rain tax'
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 4/8/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-rain-tax-20140408,0,3060699.story

Opinion: It's clean water or more people
The (Lewes, Del.) Cape Gazette 4/7/2014
http://capegazette.villagesoup.com/p/its-clean-water-or-more-people/1159789

Opinion: Be green all year with a healthy lawn
The (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) Sun-Sentinel 4/8/2014
http://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/opinion/fl-viewpoint-healthy-lawn-20140408,0,4043845.story

Opinion: Cove Point LNG terminal
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 4/6/2014
http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2014-04-06/news/bs-ed-cove-point-20140406_1_dominion-resources-cove-point-gas-compressor-station

Opinion: How gardeners can help the bay and win recognition for their efforts
Newszap Maryland 4/4/2014
http://maryland.newszap.com/cambridgedorchester/130873-92/how-gardeners-can-help-the-bay-and-win-recognition-for-their-efforts

Opinion: EPA, not locals, knows enough to protect ecosystems
The Salt Lake (Utah) Tribune 4/4/2014
http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57758931-82/epa-chesapeake-program-bay.html.csp

Opinion: LNG export: Bad news for St. Mary’s
Southern Maryland Newspapers Online 4/2/2014
http://www.somdnews.com/article/20140402/OPINION/140409825/-1/lng-export-bad-news-for-st-mary-x2019-s&template=southernMaryland

Opinion: Skipjacks reminders of better times for the Bay
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 3/31/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/harford/aegis/entertainment/ph-ag-etc-jim-0402-20140331,0,3129146.story

Opinion: Cleaning up the bay depends on you
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 3/31/2014
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/columnists/guest/guest-column-cleaning-up-the-bay-depends-on-you/article_4c948705-ffed-55de-aa25-24c43f7c4159.html?_dc=393897823756.56067

Opinion: Clean water worth working for
The Frederick (Md.) News-Post 3/27/2014
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/news/environment/natural_resource/clean-water-worth-working-for/article_4dacf9c1-60ce-516c-a49f-c514dd605fe0.html

Editorial: Calling out long-distance critics
The Roanoke (Va.) Times 4/17/2014
http://www.roanoke.com/opinion/our-view-calling-out-long-distance-critics/article_4f398542-c5a0-11e3-a98a-0017a43b2370.html

Editorial: Bay watch
The (Richmond, Va.) Times-Dispatch 4/11/2014
http://www.timesdispatch.com/opinion/editorial-bay-watch/article_2e7286ce-45b3-53c1-b0ab-313b84488101.html

Editorial: Lawn care gets greener
Carroll County (Md.) Times 4/7/2014
http://www.carrollcountytimes.com/news/opinion/editorials/editorial-lawn-care-gets-greener/article_ab665ca9-ae16-5eef-b616-d25e998e8869.html

Editorial: Frederick's poop problem
The Frederick (Md.) News-Post 3/31/2014
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/news/crime_and_justice/frederick-s-poop-problem/article_22cad830-2e30-5203-972f-e9c48c31118a.html

Editorial: When money talks . . . |
Rappahannock News 3/20/2014
http://www.rappnews.com/2014/03/20/editorial-when-money-talks/128374/

Editorial: Baywatch appeal
Lancaster (Pa.) Online 3/18/2014
http://lancasteronline.com/opinion/editorials/baywatch-appeal/article_2c691b7a-ae14-11e3-8dca-0017a43b2370.html

Editorial: Trimming bay regulation funds to Maryland could backfire
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 3/13/2014
http://www.delmarvanow.com/article/20140314/OPINION01/303140007/Harris-should-be-cautious-on-funding?odyssey=tab%7Cmostpopular%7Ctext%7CDW

Editorial: Crab labeling must be kept simple
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 3/11/2014
http://www.delmarvanow.com/article/20140312/OPINION01/303120006/WEDNESDAY-EDITORIAL-Crab-labeling-must-be-kept-simple

Editorial: Gill off to rocky start
The Queen Annes Couny (Md.) Times 3/7/2014
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/opinion/queen_annes_county/editorial/article_68884aff-ec6b-50c2-b028-644b66332642.html

Editorial: Move bay debate toward solutions
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 2/28/2014
http://www.delmarvanow.com/article/20140302/OPINION01/303020001

Editorial: Clean water vs. 21 dirty states
The (Hampton Roads) Virginian-Pilot 2/26/2014
http://hamptonroads.com/2014/02/clean-water-vs-21-dirty-states

Editorial: Bay solutions draw notice
The Roanoke (Va.) Times 2/17/2014
http://www.roanoke.com/opinion/article_26865872-95c2-11e3-bb27-001a4bcf6878.html

Editorial: Bondi's duties elsewhere?
The Pensicola (Fla.) News 2/14/2014
http://www.pnj.com/article/20140217/OPINION/302170001/Editorial-Bondi-s-duties-elsewhere-

Editorial: Beef Up the Tax Deferral Programs
The Falls Church (Va.) News-Post 2/12/2014
http://fcnp.com/2014/02/12/editorial-beef-up-the-tax-deferral-programs/

Editorial: Attack on Chesapeake Bay 'pollution diet' is declaration of environmental war
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 2/6/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-pollution-20140206,0,4053018.story

Blog: Oyster aquaculture could combat Potomac River pollution
Chesapeake Bay Program 04/17/2014
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/oyster_aquaculture_could_combat_potomac_river_pollution

Blog: How to Fight Oceanic Destruction
Foreign Affairs 4/16/2014
http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/141198/alan-b-sielen/sea-change

Why Are 20 Far-Away States Trying To Block The Cleanup Of The Chesapeake Bay?
ThinkProgress 4/16/2014
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/04/16/3363281/states-block-chesapeake-cleanup/

Blog: EPA clarifies Clean Water Act, includes streams under protection
NVDaily.com 4/16/2014
http://www.nvdaily.com/news/2014/04/epa-clarifies-clean-water-act-includes-streams-under-protection.php

Blog: Potomac River sees rise in returning shad, driving up Bay-wide abundance trend
Chesapeake Bay Program 4/15/2014
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/potomac_river_sees_rise_in_returning_shad_driving_bay_wide_abundance_trend

Here's How Oysters Can Solve Our Ag Pollution Problems
TakePart 4/15/2014
http://www.takepart.com/article/2014/04/15/oysters-ag-pollution

Anglers asked to remove invasive catfish from Maryland, Virginia waters
Chesapeake Bay Program 4/14/2014
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/anglers_asked_to_remove_invasive_catfish_from_maryland_virginia_waters

Blog: Cherry blossoms bring tourists, loads of trash to D.C.
Bay Journal 4/14/2014
http://www.bayjournal.com/blog/post/cherry_blossoms_bring_tourists_loads_of_trash_to_d.c

Blog: Where Did the Food Movement Go Wrong?
Huffington Post 4/14/2014
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/food-politic/where-did-the-food-moveme_b_5147861.html

Blog: Adventurer John Smith Put America On The Map
Investors.com 4/14/2014
http://news.investors.com/management-leaders-in-success/041414-697046-john-smith-explored-and-settled-new-world.htm

Blog: Maryland Sea Grant Extension Welcomes New Seafood Specialist
Maryland Sea Grant News & Notes 4/9/2014
http://www.mdsg.umd.edu/news/maryland-sea-grant-extension-welcomes-new-seafood-specialist

Blog: New federal stream regulation defended
B'More Green 4/10/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/green/blog/balnews-new-federal-stream-regulatio-20140410,0,1758986.story

Blog: Scientists Frustrated by Factory Farms
Pulse 4/11/2014
http://www.ppulse.com/Articles-Headlines-c-2014-04-10-114424.114136-Scientists-Frustrated-by-Factory-Farms.html

Blog: Oyster Aquaculture Could Significantly Improve Potomac River Estuary Water Quality
eNews Park Forest 4/10/2014
http://www.enewspf.com/latest-news/science/science-a-environmental/51889-oyster-aquaculture-could-significantly-improve-potomac-river-estuary-water-quality.html

Blog: Chesapeake Bay Program submits report to Congress
Chesapeake Bay Program 4/9/2014
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/chesapeake_bay_program_submits_report_to_congress

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