Bay News for Saturday, September 20, 2014

Verna Harrison, longtime Bay champion, is retiring but not quitting
Bay Journal 9/19/2014

Hunt Valley firm helps build live camera system for bay patrols
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 9/18/2014,0,1885724.story

South River teacher wins Hollman environmental award
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 9/18/2014,0,7135288.story

Glen Burnie man faces $200,000 in fines for illegal fishing on Patapsco River
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 9/18/2014,0,3821596.story

Changes likely in striped bass limits
The Asbury (N.J.) Park Press 9/18/2014

To help birds weather climate change, stop eating them
The Bellingham (Wash.) Herald 9/18/2014

Agriculture program encourages best management practices
The (Strasburg) Northern Virginia Daily 9/18/2014

Mount Joy farmer Luke Brubaker wins top environmental award
Lancaster (Pa.) Online 9/18/2014

Health department issues water advisory
Southern Maryland Newspapers Online 9/18/2014

Westmoreland County Commissioners Adopt Clean Water Counts! Resolution 9/18/2014

Virginia's first lady announces renewal of environmental literacy program for Beach students
WVEC 13 (Norfolk, Va.) TV 9/18/2014

Choptank study to assess benefits of restoring oyster reefs
Bay Journal 9/17/2014

Chesapeake Bay efforts working but challenges lurking
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 9/17/2014,0,5524403.story

Environmental group gives Nanticoke a C rating
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 9/17/2014

Decades of coal ash pollution leaking Into Potomac
Augusta Free Press 9/17/2014

Opinion: Near the dock of the Chesapeake Bay sits Calvert Marine Museum: Not far by car
PennLive 9/17/2014

Opinion: Overuse or overshoot? That is the question for Harrisburg
The Philadelphia (Pa.) Tribune 9/12/2014

Opinion: Corporations over influence bay cleanup
The (Staunton, Va.) News Leader 9/12/2014

Opinion: Polluted waters killing an industry
The Suffolk (Va.) News-Herald 9/12/2014

Opinion: Grand Opening of River to Bay
Southern Maryland News Net 9/12/2014

Opinion: Longtime build-up of sediment at Conowingo is a concern but not an excuse to reduce Maryland's Chesapeake Bay cleanup efforts
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 9/9/2014,0,6132974.story?track=rss&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+baltimoresun%2Fnews%2Fopinion%2Fletters%2Frss2+(Letters+to+the+Editor)

Opinion: Did Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown really ‘tax the rain’?
The Washington Post 9/8/2014

Opinion: Chesapeake Bay, EPA and agriculture
Agweek 9/8/2014

Opinion: Chicken plant questions need answers
The (Fayetteville, N.C.) Observer 9/7/2014

Opinion: Giant wind farm could deal the Chesapeake Bay a heavy blow
The Washington (D.C.) Times 9/2/2014

Opinion: Purple Line transit project opponents sue to protect tiny species they can’t even find
The Washington Post 8/30/2014

Opinion: Bay’s destiny may be out of our hands
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 9/1/2014

Opinion: Islands of wilderness in Chesapeake region offer escape
Bay Journal News Service 8/31/2014

Opinion: Time to shift the blame
The (Waynesboro) News Virginian 8/28/2014

Opinion: Restoring the Bay Also Means Recognizing What We Can't Control
Southern Maryland Headline News 8/28/2014

Editorial: 'Rain tax' dithering
The Frederick (Md.) News-Post 9/18/2014

Editorial: Area gets ready to celebrate the creation of our national anthem
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 9/7/2014,0,2740848.story

Editorial: Water Inequality
The (Ashland, Va.) Herald-Progress 9/4/2014

Editorial: Farming and economics
The Kent County (Md.) News 9/4/2014

Editorial: Dead zone shows Bay's pollution problems
The (Hampton Roads) Virginian-Pilot 9/3/2014

Editorial: Conowingo sediment is no reason for Maryland to stop fighting Chesapeake Bay pollution
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 9/1/2014

Editorial: Emerald ash borers invade Baltimore
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/25/2014,0,1417707.story

Editorial: Mikulski seeks to block Eastern Shore wind farm
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 8/18/2014,0,1264754.story

Editorial: Let's build trust on environment
MyEasternShoreMD 8/13/2014

Editorial: Changes in fish signal problems with waters
The (Hampton Roads) Virginian-Pilot 8/11/2014

Editorial: Water access efforts like new facility at Shady Side Park crucial to bay
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 8/8/2014,0,4578051.story

Editorial: Fish an indicator something is wrong
The (Sunbury, Pa.) Daily Item 8/6/2014

Editorial: Clean water a work in progress
The (Carlisle, Pa.) Sentinel 7/31/2014

Editorial: A sick river: Susquehanna should be declared 'impaired'
Lancaster Online 7/30/2014

Editorial: Maryland must move forward with phosphorus regulations
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 7/28/2014,0,5671905.story

Blog: Log Canoe Racing, Not Your Ho-Hum Regatta
All At Sea 9/18/2014

Blog: Campbell Foundation’s executive director to retire
Chesapeake Bay Program 9/17/2014

Blog: In 100 Years, Maryland's Crab Cakes Might Be Shrimp Cakes
Smithsonian 9/16/2014

Blog: Crab industry, and crab sheds for soft-shell ones, struggle to rebound after Katrina 9/16/2014

Blog: Maryland faces worse climate-driven flooding, report warns
B'More Green 9/16/2014,0,6656956.story

Blog: Virginia is for (oyster) lovers
USA Today Travel 9/15/2014

NSF awards $15 million in second set of coastal sustainability grants
US National Science Foundation 9/15/2014

Blog: Biological nutrient removal system to improve VA wastewater plant operations
WaterWorld 9/12/2014

Blog: Environmentalist Opposition to Dominion LNG Plant Weighs In (NYSE: D)
24/7 Wall St. 9/14/2014

Blog: Tangier, an island in the Chesapeake Bay, is disappearing underwater and dying.
Slate 9/11/2014

Blog: U.S. House Votes to Prevent Clean Water Act Expansion
Food Poisoning Bulletin 9/11/2014

Blog: Restoration Spotlight: Protecting pollinators as important pieces of environmental puzzle
Chesapeake Bay Program 9/10/2014

Blog: Smithsonian Science“The State of the Birds” assesses health of nation’s birds
Smithsonian Science 9/9/2014

Blog: Mussels Helping with Chesapeake Bay Restoration
The Fish Site 9/10/2014

Blog: Discarded, derelict fishing traps harm blue crabs, watermen in Chesapeake Bay
Chesapeake Bay Program 9/9/2014

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