Bay News for Thursday, November 27, 2014

O’Malley says he is ready to allow ‘fracking’ in Western Maryland, with strict safeguards
The Washington Post 11/25/2014
http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/md-politics/omalley-says-he-is-ready-to-allow-fracking-in-western-maryland-with-strict-safeguards/2014/11/25/36234f34-74b9-11e4-9d9b-86d397daad27_story.html?tid=hpModule_13097a0c-868e-11e2-9d71-f0feafdd1394

Hogan criticizes O'Malley for 'last minute' actions
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 11/25/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/politics/bs-md-hogan-team-20141125-story.html#page=1

Aquaculture debated in Delaware, booming in Maryland
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 11/25/2014
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/delaware/2014/11/26/aquaculture-booming-maryland/70133098/

The pearl of the Rappahannock River: Coming together in support of Virginia's thriving oyster industry
The (Warsaw, Va.) Northern Neck News 11/25/2014
http://www.northernnecknews.com/?p=14807

Short to leave Clean Chesapeake Coalition
The Kent County (Md.) News 11/25/2014
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/news/kent_county/article_09643b0c-bb22-5e0a-a2ef-d7409f357e4b.html

Yaw Appointed to Chesapeake Bay Commission
NorthCentralPA.com 11/25/2014
http://www.northcentralpa.com/feeditem/2014-11-25_yaw-appointed-chesapeake-bay-commission

New Fee for Salisbury Property Owners
Delmarva Public Radio 11/25/2014
http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/new-fee-salisbury-property-owners

Zebra mussels collected in Chesapeake Bay
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 11/24/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/bal-md-zebra-mussels-pg-photogallery.html

New fee to pay for Salisbury stormwater fixes
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 11/24/2014
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/news/local/maryland/2014/11/24/stormwater-vote-salisbury/70065440/

Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center honors volunteers
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 11/25/2014
http://www.stardem.com/life/article_40383bc4-9975-57f1-8e1f-b0370fda0782.html

ESLC discusses the future of Eastern Shore farming
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 11/24/2014
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/news/state_regional/article_79d22e3e-949e-53be-b19c-97803afc93c2.html

Commissioners ask state to roll back rockfish limit
The Kent County (Md.) News 11/24/2104
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/news/kent_county/article_80650a64-680e-5bc2-8395-9a112851af29.html

Blue crab industry struggles persist in Va.
Associated Press 11/23/2014
http://www.newsleader.com/story/news/2014/11/23/blue-crab-industry-struggles-persist-va/19463471/

Could Washington D.C. or Baltimore get Chesapeake “Bay effect” snow?
The Washington Post 11/21/2014
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/capital-weather-gang/wp/2014/11/21/could-washington-d-c-or-baltimore-get-chesapeake-bay-effect-snow/

Reassessing the cost of bay cleanup
The Frederick (Md.) News-Post 11/23/2014
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/news/politics_and_government/reassessing-the-cost-of-bay-cleanup/article_fee78658-bc8d-5d43-9cec-926ad5eb9f7c.html

Opinion: O'Malley phosphorous rules
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 11/24/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/bs-ed-lcv-phosphorous-letter-20141124-story.html

Opinion: State Sen. Bryan Simonaire writes about research into the need for dredging of the Susquehanna River behind the Conowingo Dam
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 11/22/2014
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/columns/ph-ac-ge-simonaire-20141122,0,6347890.story

Opinion: Saving the Bay and growth
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 11/23/2014
http://www.stardem.com/opinion/columns/article_623e4f30-c589-52ea-b727-f4fa3c04a3fa.html

Opinion: Virginia is open for oysters
The (Richmond, Va.) Times-Dispatch 11/22/2014
http://www.timesdispatch.com/opinion/their-opinion/virginia-is-open-for-oysters/article_cf23dde2-4103-5009-8174-fbc64e5932d3.html

Opinion: Clean water is vital for success of Virginia business
The (Charlottesville, Va.) Daily Progress 11/23/2014
http://www.dailyprogress.com/opinion/opinion-column-clean-water-is-vital-for-success-of-virginia/article_54a3fad0-71c6-11e4-ab71-23593a302e82.html

Opinion: LNG project is driving away worried residents
Southern Maryland Newspapers Online 11/21/2014
http://www.somdnews.com/article/20141121/OPINION/141129867&template=southernMaryland

Opinion: We must all do our part to protect Maryland Waterways
Johns Hopkins Newsletter 11/20/2014
http://www.jhunewsletter.com/2014/11/20/we-must-all-do-our-part-to-protect-maryland-waterways-62438/

Opinion: Help restore the Chesapeake Bay through education about pollution
The Washington Post 11/18/2014
http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/help-restore-the-chesapeake-bay-through-education-about-pollution/2014/11/18/befc6052-6ea6-11e4-a2c2-478179fd0489_story.html

Opinion: Md. can enforce dam cleanup
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 11/18/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/oped/bs-ed-conowingo-exelon-20141118-story.html

Opinion: What’s phosphorous tool good for? Absolutely nothing
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 11/18/2014
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/columnists/2014/11/18/phosphorus-miles-farm/19228011/

Opinion: Challenging climate-change causes
The Frederick (Md.) News-Post 11/16/2014
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/news/environment/policies/challenging-climate-change-causes/article_0143e855-f95b-5dcb-b556-30633ea4ac99.html

Opinion: Rethinking Coastal Development In Virginia Beach
The (Baltimore, Md.) Daily Caller 11/14/2014
http://dailycaller.com/2014/11/14/rethinking-coastal-development-in-virginia-beach/

Opinion: Pollution from Conowingo dam has been overstated
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 11/13/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/readersrespond/bs-ed-conowingo-20141113-story.html

Opinion: Close Clean Water Act loophole
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 11/12/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/oped/bs-ed-clean-water-act-20141112-story.html

Opinion: The young and no so restless
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 11/11/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/oped/bs-ed-city-millennials-20141111-story.html?track=rss

Editorial: Rain tax repeal effort is misguided
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 11/21/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-rain-tax-20141123-story.html

Editorial: From 'rain tax' comes street sweeping program
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 11/20/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/baltimore-county/towson/ph-editorial-street-sweeping-1106-20141120-story.html

Editorial: Phosphorus regulations necessary to protect Chesapeake Bay
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 11/17/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-poultry-20141117-story.html?track=rss

Editorial: Dredging isn't a bay cleanup shortcut
The (Annapolis, Md.) Capital Gazette 11/14/2014
http://www.capitalgazette.com/opinion/our_say/ph-ac-ce-our-say-1114-20141114,0,2679895.story

Editorial: Beach towns should take rising sea levels seriously
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 11/12/2014
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/editorials/2014/11/12/rising-sea-levels/18929201/

Editorial: Bay's annual loss of life
The (Hampton Roads) Virginian-Pilot 11/12/2014
http://hamptonroads.com/2014/11/bays-annual-loss-life

Editorial: Bogus ideas on Bay restoration
The (Easton, Md.) Star Democrat 11/9/2014
http://www.stardem.com/opinion/editorials/article_5b87eff2-70ef-5ea8-8707-e37d5b6d3198.html

Editorial: Bogus ideas on Bay restoration
The Kent County (Md.) News 11/6/2014
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/news/kent_county/article_d8b33417-7a0e-5022-8888-92479056c08a.html

Editorial: If You Like a Healthy Local Environment, Thank a NIMBY
Southern Maryland Headline News 11/5/2014
http://somd.com/news/headlines/2014/18776.shtml

Editorial: Chesapeake Bay's worth outweighs costs of cleanup
The (Hampton Roads) Virginian-Pilot 10/9/2014
http://hamptonroads.com/2014/10/chesapeake-bays-worth-outweighs-costs-cleanup

Editorial: Just what does Jim Perdue expect?
The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 10/8/2014
http://www.delmarvanow.com/story/opinion/editorials/2014/10/08/jim-perdue-expects/16934487/

Editorial: Cleaning up the Chesapeake
The (College Park, Md.) Diamondback 10/2/2014
http://www.diamondbackonline.com/opinion/article_b72c6850-49c5-11e4-a99a-0017a43b2370.html

Editorial:Toxic sediment coming from behind Conowingo Dam
The Kent County (Md.) News 10/2/2014
http://www.myeasternshoremd.com/news/kent_county/article_91c3df2d-8c3c-51ae-b687-a52fa6cfc75b.html

Editorial: Perdue chairman's complaints about Maryland don't add up
The Baltimore (Md.) Sun 9/22/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/editorial/bs-ed-perdue-20140922,0,5076223.story

Editorial: 'Rain tax' dithering
The Frederick (Md.) News-Post 9/18/2014
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/news/politics_and_government/governmental_and_political_topics/elections/rain-tax-dithering/article_8ff32486-28dc-5045-8f48-bf9ae20f698c.html

Blog: Report sets out path to fracking in Maryland
B'More Green 11/25/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/green/blog/bs-md-fracking-regulation-20141125-story.html

Blog: Baltimore Teens Take Out the Trash
In These Times 11/24/2014
http://inthesetimes.com/article/17351/teens_take_out_the_trash

Blog: 5 Mobile Apps to Put Washington in Your Pocket
Washingtonian 11/24/2014
http://www.washingtonian.com/blogs/capitalcomment/media/5-mobile-apps-to-put-washington-in-your-pocket.php

Blog: Bay 101: Intersex Fish
Chesapeake Bay Program 11/20/2014
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/videos/clip/bay_101_intersex_fish

Blog: Gov. Martin O'Malley orders plan to achieve 80 percent greenhouse gas reduction by 2050
The (College Park, Md.) Diamondback 11/20/2014
http://www.diamondbackonline.com/news/article_4c6106c8-712c-11e4-926c-bfdeeab63dc5.html

Blog: Virginia Farm Bureau identifies critical issues for 2015
Southeast Farm Press 11/20/2014
http://southeastfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/virginia-farm-bureau-identifies-critical-issues-2015

Blog: Baltimore Passes Plastic Bag Ban
ASI 11/20/2014
http://www.asicentral.com/news/newsletters/promogram/november-2014/baltimore-passes-plastic-bag-ban/

Blog: Maryland could deny Exelon key permit to relicense Conowingo Dam
B'More Green 11/19/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/green/blog/bs-md-conowingo-exelon-20141119-story.html

Blog: Md. County To Churches: Preach Environmentalism, Get Tax Break
The Daily Caller 11/19/2014
http://dailycaller.com/2014/11/19/maryland-county-to-churches-preach-environmentalism-and-get-a-tax-break/

Blog: Fracking to be allowed in Largest National Forest in Eastern United States
Maine News 11/19/2014
http://newsmaine.net/21444-fracking-be-allowed-largest-national-forest-eastern-united-states

Blog: Farm Bureau Challenges EPA Authority Over States to Enforce TMDLs
Farm Futures 11/20/2014
http://farmfutures.com/story-farm-bureau-challenges-epa-authority-states-enforce-tmdls-0-120531

Blog: Restoration Spotlight: Sustainability is the ultimate wine pairing
Chesapeake Bay Program 11/18/2014
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/blog/post/restoration_spotlight_sustainability_is_the_ultimate_wine_pairing

Blog: Will Corporate Lobbyists and Conservative AGs Kill a Model Environmental Cleanup?
BillMoyers.com 11/17/2014
http://billmoyers.com/2014/11/17/light/

Blog: Can the Grease this Holiday Season
Montgomery Community Media 11/17/2014
http://www.mymcmedia.org/can-the-grease-this-holiday-season/

Blog: O'Malley faces deadline to act on farm regulation
B'More Green 11/14/2014
http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/green/blog/bal-omalley-faces-deadline-to-act-on-farm-regulation-20141113-story.html

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