Bay News for Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Prince George’s County makes 3 DC-area bans on coal tar sealants
Bay Journal 8/30/2015
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/prince_georges_county_makes_3_dc_area_bans_on_coal_tar_sealants

Annapolis' Chesapeake Conservancy earns award for use of geospatial technology
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 8/25/2015
http://www.capitalgazette.com/news/business/cgnews-annapolis-chesapeake-conservancy-earns-award-for-use-of-geospatial-technology-20150825-story.html

Nanticoke River shipwreck could be linked to Revolutionary War skirmish
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/28/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/bs-hs-nanticoke-shipwreck-20150826-story.html

Community and Conservation: Bywords for 2015 Chesapeake Champion
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 8/30/2015
http://www.stardem.com/life/article_14e614bf-e8d2-5a71-b0c7-c9541ad92f87.html

‘Lucky’ shipwreck found in Vienna
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 8/28/2015
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/maryland/2015/08/28/shipwreck-vienna-lucky-find/71308492/

EPA: Pa. lagging in Chesapeake Bay pollution reduction
The (Hagerstown, Md.) Herald-Mail 8/30/2015
http://www.heraldmailmedia.com/news/tri_state/pennsylvania/epa-pa-laggingin-chesapeake-bay-pollution-reduction/article_13064929-c1f6-53ec-afc5-422a7f02d476.html

New Greensboro sewage plant will solve longstanding problems on central Eastern Shore
Bay Journal 8/27/2015
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/new_greensboro_sewage_plant_will_solve_longstanding_problems_on_central_eas

Grassroots group thanks county for supporting green jobs initiative
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/27/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/howard/columbia/ph-ho-cf-ready-0903-20150827-story.html

County's Watershed Academy dedicates class project
The Cecil (Md.) Whig 8/27/2015
http://www.cecildaily.com/news/local_news/article_5454b1fe-d8d8-52ca-b4c9-d447e27ece3b.html

Frank E. Petersen Jr., first black Marine aviator, dies
The (Macon, Ga.) Telegraph 8/27/2015
http://www.macon.com/news/nation-world/article32599461.html

MAC Lab conserves oldest Maryland shipwreck discovered
Southern Maryland Newspapers Online 8/28/2015
http://m.somdnews.com/article/20150828/NEWS/150829653/1075/mac-lab-conserves-oldest-maryland-shipwreck-discovered&template=southernMarylandMobile

Most Bay rivers, except Potomac, report lowest shad runs in years
Bay Journal 8/26/2015
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/most_bay_rivers_except_potomac_report_lowest_shad_runs_in_years

Maryland oyster farmers seek quicker approval process
The Washington Post 8/26/2015
http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/maryland-oyster-farmers-seek-quicker-approval-process/2015/08/26/b022af10-4c2b-11e5-84df-923b3ef1a64b_story.html

Wicomico project aims to cut poultry manure
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 8/26/2015
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/maryland/2015/08/26/manure-management-grant/32423353/

Sen. Cardin hosts aquaculture roundtable at Horn Point Lab
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 8/26/2015
http://www.stardem.com/news/environment/article_28eb1fac-d00e-5bb9-8f01-6b41305428ca.html

Opinion: Time to walk the walk on clean waters
Bay Journal News Service 8/30/2015
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/opinion/article_7638efc2-27c2-5bd4-9204-365bfc5b62d4.html

Opinion: Pollution, hardened shores threaten crabs as much as fishing
Bay Journal News Service 8/30/2015
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/opinion/article_c004cb8e-451f-5d3b-9a26-c32d10f22882.html

Opinion: Sea level threat real – and rising
The (Gisborne, NZ) Herald 8/29/2015
http://www.gisborneherald.co.nz/opinion/columns/article/?id=42885

Opinion: Coalition puts cleanup focus where it should be: Conowingo Dam
Southern Maryland Newspapers Online 8/19/2015
http://www.somdnews.com/article/20150819/OPINION/150819600/-1/section/news07/&template=southernMaryland

Opinion: Maryland boat safety
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/14/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/readersrespond/bs-ed-boating-safety-letter-20150814-story.html

Opinion: Here’s how Pa. can help save the bay
The York (Pa.) Daily Record 8/4/2015
http://www.ydr.com/letters/ci_28582754/here-s-how-pa-can-help-save-bay

Opinion: Hypoxia is a blight on the Bay
The Suffolk (Va.) News-Herald 8/4/2015
http://www.suffolknewsherald.com/2015/08/04/hypoxia-is-a-blight-on-the-bay/

Opinion: No matter where they call home, Chesapeake bay crabs affect us all
The Washington Post 8/3/2015
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/no-matter-where-they-call-home-chesapeake-bay-crabs-affect-us-all/2015/08/03/bb750070-3934-11e5-8993-0b783c1d6d37_story.html

Opinion: Save 'pests,' save the Bay
Bay Journal News Service 8/2/2015
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/opinion/article_30ec9d1f-4191-54cd-95dd-01f346002a51.html

Opinion: It's too soon to state stormwater fee program is fatally flawed
The Carroll County (Md.) Times 8/2/2015
http://www.carrollcountytimes.com/opinion/letters/ph-cc-letter-epstein-20150802-story.html

Opinion: FOR helping restore oyster population in Chesapeake Bay
The Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch 7/30/2015
http://www.richmond.com/outdoors/tee-clarkson/article_48525780-2bd7-5ea7-bf97-d3a225fd6ac8.html

Opinion: Flooding problem; GMO labeling
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 7/25/2015
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/letters/ph-ac-ce-letters-0725-20150725-story.html

Opinion: Stop blaming farmers
The (Hampton Roads) Virginian-Pilot 7/25/2015
http://hamptonroads.com/2015/07/stop-blaming-farmers

Opinion: Don’t tax well-managed farmland; it already pays its way
The (Wilmington, Del.) News Leader 7/24/2015
http://www.newsleader.com/story/opinion/columnists/2015/07/24/tax-managed-farmland-already-pays-way/30613547/

Opinion: Raising water quality with voluntary programs
Illinois Farmer Today 7/25/2015
http://www.illinoisfarmertoday.com/news/opinion/raising-water-quality-with-voluntary-programs/article_6708b910-300a-11e5-9db1-bf9e353746db.html

Editorial: New technology shows promise for growers
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 8/28/2015
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/2015/08/28/editorial/71281510/

Editorial: Adventures in nature ahead at Crow's Nest preserve in Stafford
The (Fredericksburg, Va.) Free Lance-Star 8/11/2015
http://www.fredericksburg.com/opinion/editorials/editorial-adventures-in-nature-ahead-at-crow-s-nest-preserve/article_08f6ea8a-d536-5b9a-ab69-9b8f600e8c92.html

Editorials: It makes sense to go after source of silt
The (Fredericksburg, Va.) 8/4/2015
http://www.fredericksburg.com/opinion/editorials/editorial-it-makes-sense-to-go-after-source-of-silt/article_f9ed0383-3a76-50fe-96ce-0baaf9225150.html

Editorial: Stormwater fee measure continues to spring leaks
The Carroll County (Md.) Times 7/30/2015
http://www.carrollcountytimes.com/opinion/ph-cc-editorial-rain-tax-0730-20150730-8-story.html

Editorial: A failing bay cleanup
The Washington Post 7/26/2015
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/clean-up-the-chesapeake-bay/2015/07/26/ce2d669a-3235-11e5-8f36-18d1d501920d_story.html

Editorial: Chesapeake Bay will be saved creek by local creek
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 7/28/2015
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/our_say/ph-ac-ce-our-say-0728-20150728-story.html

Editorial: Rappahannock oysters revive the bay and downtown
The Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch 7/21/2015
http://www.richmond.com/opinion/our-opinion/article_549b452f-3d97-5d01-94b1-81cd5c76c376.html

Editorial: Be careful out there
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 7/17/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/harford/belair/ph-ag-edit-safety-0717-20150717-story.html

Editorial: A win for the bay
The Frederick News-Post 7/16/2015
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/opinion/editorial/a-win-for-the-bay/article_3a41f4fa-1102-5c75-b89b-b9243901044e.html

Editorial: Appeals court upholds ruling recognizing EPA's enforcement authority on Bay
The (Fredericksburg, Va.) Free Lance-Star 7/13/2015
http://www.fredericksburg.com/opinion/editorials/editorial-appeals-court-upholds-ruling-recognizing-epa-s-enforcement-authority/article_b438b76e-4ce6-58c3-a955-d627d958c918.html

Editorial: Federal Court of Appeals judges score a win for the Chesapeake Bay
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 7/8/2015
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/our_say/ph-ac-ce-our-say-0708-20150708-story.html

Editorial: The EPA helps to restore the bay
The Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch 7/2/2015
http://www.richmond.com/opinion/our-opinion/article_efafd67d-d703-5e53-bc92-99029fac0372.html

Editorial: On Delmarva, farmers and technology converge
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 6/26/2015
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/2015/06/25/editorial-drone-technology-farming/29310139/

Editorial: Help revive Chesapeake
The (Scranton, Pa.) Times-Tribune 6/20/2015
http://thetimes-tribune.com/opinion/help-revive-chesapeake-1.1900669

Editorial: Annapolis needs to look ahead — and act
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 6/21/2015
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/our_say/ph-ac-ce-our-say-0621-20150621-story.html

Blog: Who Volunteers for the Watershed Stewards Academies?
Maryland Sea Grant Fellowship Experiences 8/25/2015
http://www.mdsg.umd.edu/fellowship-experiences/who-volunteers-watershed-stewards-academies

Blog: The Foodie's Travel Guide to the World's Most Sustainable Restaurants
Triple Pundit 8/28/2015
http://www.triplepundit.com/2015/08/3p-weekend-the-foodies-travel-guide-to-the-worlds-most-sustainable-restaurants/

Blog: Raw Oysters Harbor Norovirus, Say Scientists – But Seafood Experts Shrug
Laboratory Equipment 8/28/2015
http://www.laboratoryequipment.com/news/2015/08/raw-oysters-harbor-norovirus-say-scientists-%E2%80%93-seafood-experts-shrug

Blog: Chesapeake Bay: Safe to Swim?
Eye On Annapolis 8/27/2015
http://www.eyeonannapolis.net/2015/08/27/chesapeake-bay-seafood-what-is-safe-to-eat/

Blog: Maryland approves $300,000 in grants for water quality improvement
EP News Wire 8/27/2015
http://epnewswire.com/stories/510635491-maryland-approves-300-000-in-grants-for-water-quality-improvement

Blog: The Farmer's Exchange Online Farmers Learn How Cover Crops Improve Soil Health, Water Quality
The Farmer's Exchange 8/28/2015
http://www.farmers-exchange.net/detailPage.aspx?articleID=15125

Blogs: Zebra mussels invade Middle River
B'More Green 8/26/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/green/blog/bal-zebra-mussels-invade-middle-river-20150826-story.html

Blog: By the Numbers: 35 million pounds
Chesapeake Bay Program 8/24/2015
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/by_the_numbers_35_million_pounds

Blog: Richmond, Virginia: Urban Paddle Guide
SUP Magazine 8/24/2015
http://www.supthemag.com/urban-paddle-guide/richmond-virginia-urban-paddle-guide/

Blog: In your wildest dreams: Nine of America’s top sporting destinations
USA Today 8/23/2015
http://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/destinations/2015/08/21/your-wildest-dreams-nine-americas-top-sporting-destinations/32137427/

Blog: UD scientists receive funding to study tropical storm impacts on water quality
UDaily 8/20/2015
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/aug/storms-water-quality-082015.html

Blog: Along the Knightsbridge Tomato Trail in Washington, DC
The Daily Meal 8/20/2015
http://www.thedailymeal.com/eat/along-knightsbridge-tomato-trail-washington-dc

Blog: Will Ocean Acidification Create “Super Crabs” in Bay? Maybe Not
On the Bay 8/18/2015
http://www.mdsg.umd.edu/onthebay-blog/will-ocean-acidification-create-%E2%80%9Csuper-crabs%E2%80%9D-bay-maybe-not

Blog: Supporting fisheries at all levels of the food web
Chesapeake Bay Program 8/18/2015
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/supporting_fisheries_at_all_levels_of_the_food_web

Blog: The 16 Best Places to Live in America: 2015
Outside Online 8/18/2015
http://www.outsideonline.com/2006426/americas-best-towns-2015

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