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For many, shucking oysters is just a necessary step to enjoying a meal, but to George Hastings, it’s an art
Nearly twice the amount of nutrients applied to lands on Shore as in rest of watershed, study shows
Strategies outline Bay Program plans to achieve goals and outcomes of Watershed Agreement
When our work both protects and restores, we better benefit the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem as a whole.
As ability to trap sediment declines, more pollutants could reach Chesapeake Bay.
Information embargoed until Monday, March 16, 2015, at 2:45 p.m.
Nine months after the signing of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement, Chesapeake Bay Program partners are seeking public input on a collection of plans for achieving the…
Information embargoed until Tuesday, February 3, at 11 a.m.
The Chesapeake Bay Program’s summary analysis of Chesapeake Bay health reveals an ecosystem in recovery. Released today, Bay Barometer offers a science-based snapshot of…
The amount of pollution that flowed from nine major rivers into the Chesapeake Bay in 2013 was below the 25-year average. While scientists expect this to have a positive impact on the long-term health of the nation’s largest estuary, most…
Today, the Chesapeake Bay Program announced that the partners have passed a resolution selecting Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe as the new Chair of the Chesapeake Executive Council, beginning January 1, 2015.