Bay News for Thursday, August 25, 2016

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Sea Levels Rising Even Faster Now
CBS Baltimore 02/23/2016
http://baltimore.cbslocal.com/2016/02/23/sea-levels-rising-even-faster-now/

W.Va. receives $1 million for Chesapeake Bay conservation
The (Beckley, W.Va.) Register-Herald 02/23/2016
http://www.register-herald.com/news/w-va-receives-million-for-chesapeake-bay-conservation/article_f21b964a-0b7d-5818-8791-564828b42644.html

Local scientists connect health of Susquehanna River to small mouth bass populations
Lycoming College (Williamsport, Pa.) 02/23/2016
http://www.lycoming.edu/news/stories/2016/02/CWI-American-Fisheries-Society.aspx

This group engineers stormwater designs
The Reading (Pa.) Eagle Business Weekly 02/23/2016
http://www.readingeagle.com/business-weekly/article/this-group-engineers-stormwater-designs

Swooning over swans at the sewage lagoon
Bay Journal 02/22/2016
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/swooning_over_swans_on_the_sewage_lagoon

On the Bay: Waterway permit process modified, public feedback requested
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 02/23/2016
http://www.capitalgazette.com/news/environment/ph-ac-cn-on-the-bay-0224-20160224-story.html

UPDATE: Poultry Litter Management Act heard in Md. Senate
WMDT TV (Salisbury, Md.) 02/23/2016
http://www.wmdt.com/news/more-local-news/UPDATE-Poultry-Litter-Management-Act-heard-in-Md-Senate/38149200

13 Bald Eagles Found Dead at Maryland Farm
NBC News 02/22/2016
http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/13-bald-eagles-found-dead-maryland-farm-n523696

Ruling: Farmers can continue to sell excess power from manure digesters to utilities
Lancaster (Pa.) Online 02/22/2016
http://lancasteronline.com/news/local/ruling-farmers-can-continue-to-sell-excess-power-from-manure/article_fe598288-d4ea-11e5-a846-5b18ce22b7f1.html

St. Clement’s Island was scene of historic landing
Bay Journal 02/22/2016
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/st._clements_island_was_scene_of_historic_landing

Feds probing deaths of 13 bald eagles on Maryland Eastern Shore
Washington Times 02/22/2016
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/feb/22/feds-probing-deaths-of-13-bald-eagles-on-maryland-/

Dominion Could Face $1.3 Million Fine for Oil Spill: Report
Del Ray (Va.) Patch 02/22/2016
http://patch.com/virginia/delray/dominion-could-face-13-million-fine-oil-spill-report

Dominion to media: ‘No Coal Ash Is Going Into Virginia Waterways'
WTVR (Richmond, Va.) 02/22/2016
http://wtvr.com/2016/02/19/dominion-to-media-no-coal-ash-is-going-into-virginia-waterways/

We Can’t Solve Climate Change Without Teaching It—Why More Classes Are Heading Outside by Kate Stringer
YES! Magazine 02/22/2016
http://www.yesmagazine.org/planet/we-cant-solve-climate-change-without-teaching-it-why-more-classes-are-heading-outside-20160222

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Opinion: Huh? Planting trees will detract from rural character?
Herald Mail Media (Hagerstown, Md.) 02/23/2016
http://www.heraldmailmedia.com/opinion/tim_rowland/huh-planting-trees-will-detract-from-rural-character/article_11856a0e-d9c6-11e5-81a9-d7ade698d13c.html

Opinion: Christy Everett: Approve funding to keep Virginia waters clean
The (Norfolk) Virginian-Pilot 02/21/2016
http://pilotonline.com/opinion/columnist/guest/christy-everett-approve-funding-to-keep-virginia-waters-clean/article_c915f8bb-e079-595a-8842-d976107e1df1.html

Opinion: A scheme to say how land is used
The Washington Times 02/18/2016
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/feb/18/john-block-a-scheme-to-say-how-land-is-used/

Opinion: Let’s keep Big Chicken’s pollution out of our bay
The Washington Post 02/12/2016
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/lets-keep-big-chickens-pollution-out-of-our-bay/2016/02/12/12a1a748-cea1-11e5-88cd-753e80cd29ad_story.html

Opinion: Town: Va. needs a safe, long-term solution for coal ash
The Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch 02/10/2016
http://www.richmond.com/opinion/their-opinion/guest-columnists/article_a963b2d6-7995-5a1c-adac-019a6f44384f.html

Opinion: Groups not downplaying impact of Conowingo
The Carroll County (Md.) Times 02/11/2016
http://www.carrollcountytimes.com/opinion/letters/ph-cc-letters-hippe-020916-story.html

Opinion: Our say: Rising sea level a concern for Annapolis
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 02/01/2016
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/our_say/ph-ac-ce-our-say-0201-20160201-story.html

Opinion: Make excess poultry litter the responsibility of producers
Baltimore Sun 02/01/2016
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-poultry-20160201-story.html

Opinion: Conowingo Dam and Chesapeake pollution
Baltimore Sun 01/29/2016
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/readersrespond/bs-ed-conowingo-letter-20160129-story.html

Opinion: Pollution from poultry producers continues to threaten the Chesapeake Bay.
Baltimore Sun 01/29/2016
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/readersrespond/bs-ed-pollution-bay-letter-20160129-story.html

Opinion: It’s time to put more focus on watershed’s healthy streams
Bay Journal 01/19/2016
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/its_time_to_put_more_focus_on_watersheds_healthy_streams

Opinion: Susquehanna clearly ‘impaired’
The Scranton (Pa.) Times-Tribune 01/19/2016
http://thetimes-tribune.com/opinion/susquehanna-clearly-impaired-1.1996782

Opinion: Math error halts multi-million dollar oyster restoration
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 01/17/2016
http://www.stardem.com/opinion/columns/article_bbb97b83-c2c7-5a9c-b98a-b3d97e25cb15.html

Opinion: Va. should set tougher standards on this environmental threat
The Washington Post 01/13/2016
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/va-should-set-tougher-standards-on-this-environmental-threat/2016/01/13/c3955fd8-b950-11e5-85cd-5ad59bc19432_story.html

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Editorial: Doing it right
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette Journal (Gloucester, Va.) 02/17/2016
http://www.gazettejournal.net/index.php/opinion/opinion_article/editorial_doing_it_right

Editorial: Poultry, the environment and Delmarva
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 02/14/2016
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/2016/02/12/poultry-environment-delmarva/80315738/

Editorial: State can keep environmental progress going
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 02/10/2016
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/our_say/ph-ac-ce-our-say-0210-20160210-story.html

Editorial: EPA moving toward becoming zoning board
The Washington Examiner 02/05/2016
http://newsok.com/article/5476858

Editorial: Susquehanna impaired? You bet
York (Pa.) Daily Record 12/24/2015
http://www.ydr.com/story/opinion/editorials/2015/12/24/susquehanna-impaired-you-bet/77876006/

Editorial: Another legal attack on the Chesapeake
The (Fredericksburg, Va.) Free Lance-Star 12/21/2015
http://www.fredericksburg.com/opinion/editorials/editorial-another-legal-attack-on-the-chesapeake/article_d5517b97-898b-5e53-8363-dd40f781e435.html

Editorial: Mitigate city stormwater with grants
The Scranton (Pa.) Times-Tribune 12/21/2015
http://thetimes-tribune.com/opinion/mitigate-city-stormwater-with-grants-1.1985490

Editorial: Chesapeake islands on borrowed time?
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 12/17/2015
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/2015/12/17/editorial-20151217/77491912/

Editorial: Baltimore's leaky sewage system remains a mess
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 12/17/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-sewage-20151217-story.html

Editorial: Saving an endangered squirrel
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 12/05/2015
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/oped/bs-ed-delmarva-squirrel-20151206-story.html

Clear water reminds us about bay goal
The Salisbury (Md.) Daily Times 12/2/15
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/2015/12/02/editorial-20151203/76680686/

Tough fracking rules needed in Tidewater region
Fredericksburg (Va.) Freelance Star 12/2/15
http://www.fredericksburg.com/opinion/editorials/editorial-tough-fracking-rules-needed-in-tidewater-region/article_319feabe-2632-5330-a5a2-3fe4086753ba.html

Editorial: On the Oyster Trail: Bravo to the bivalves
The (Fredericksburg, Va.) Free Lance-Star 11/15/2015
http://www.fredericksburg.com/opinion/editorials/editorial-on-the-oyster-trail-bravo-to-the-bivalves/article_24eedd27-6490-5ba5-8afd-8e883516f5cc.html

Curbing toxic algal blooms in Lake Erie requires partners in states, Canada
Cleveland.com (Oh.) 11/06/15
http://www.cleveland.com/opinion/index.ssf/2015/11/curbing_toxic_algal_blooms_in_lake_erie_requires_partners_in_states_canada_editorial.html

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Blog: Ray Fillets Won't Save The Bay: Cownose Rays Exonerated
Discover Magazine 02/24/2016
http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/science-sushi/2016/02/24/cownose-rays-exonerated/#.Vs8RefkrKUl

Blog: Counties attack EPA’s TMDL regulation
Farm Futures 02/23/2016
http://farmfutures.com/blogs-counties-attack-epas-tmdl-regulation-10678

Blog: Ghost Fleet of Mallows Bay Drone Footage
PropTalk (Annapolis, Md.) 02/18/2016
http://www.proptalk.com/mallows-bay-drone-footage/

Blog: USDA: PA Lost 900 Farms, 20,000 Acres Devoted To Farmland In 2015
PA Environment Daily 02/19/2016
http://paenvironmentdaily.blogspot.com/2016/02/usda-pa-lost-900-farms-in-2015-20000.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+PaEnvironmentDaily+%28PA+Environment+Daily+Blog%29

Blog: Careful What You Fish For: Is Local Rockfish Safe to Eat?
Washington City Paper 02/18/2016
http://www.washingtoncitypaper.com/blogs/youngandhungry/2016/02/18/careful-what-you-fish-for-is-local-rockfish-safe-to-eat/

Blog: Body snatchers in the Chesapeake Bay are leaving hordes of zombie crabs in their wake
On Earth 02/17/2016
http://www.onearth.org/earthwire/chesapeake-bay-zombie-crabs-loxo-parasite

Blog: Heartland Daily Podcast – Tim Bishop: EPA Taking Authority Over Land Using Clean Water Act
Heartland Institute 02/08/2016
http://blog.heartland.org/2016/02/heartland-daily-podcast-tim-bishop-epa-taking-authority-over-land-using-clean-water-act/

Blog: Is Oyster Aquaculture Good for the Bay? 5 Questions for Dr. Ashley Smyth
Huffington Post 02/03/2016
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tim-ward/is-oyster-aquaculture-good_b_9139960.html

Blog: Maryland loses $1M in oyster restoration funding after Tred Avon River project is delayed
Baltimore Sun 02/03/2016
http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/green/blog/bs-md-oyster-money-20160203-story.html

Blog: Chesapeake Bay report card finds improving crab populations, grass growth
Baltimore Sun 02/02/2016
http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/green/blog/bal-gr-chesapeake-bay-report-card-finds-improving-crab-populations-grass-growth-20160202-story.html

Blog: Chart your route with a virtual tour
Bay Journal 02/02/2016
http://www.bayjournal.com/article/chart_your_route_with_a_virtual_tour

Blog: Well-Flushed Oyster Farms Pose Little Risk to Bay’s Marine Life
On the Bay (Maryland Sea Grant) 01/29/2016
http://www.mdsg.umd.edu/onthebay-blog/well-flushed-oyster-farms-pose-little-risk-bay%E2%80%99s-marine-life

Blog: For the Love of Oysters
Cool Green Science 02/01/2016
http://blog.nature.org/science/2016/02/01/love-oysters-seafood-water-oceans/

Blog: Check Out Trails + Rivers From Streetview
Rodale’s Organic Life 01/28/2016
http://www.rodalesorganiclife.com/home/check-out-trails-rivers-from-streetview

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