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Recommended Guidelines for Sampling and Analyses in the Chesapeake Bay Monitoring Program

Publication date: August 01, 1996 | Type of document:

The purpose of this document is to provide field and laboratory methods and associated quality control (QC) procedures and criteria that will result in the generation of data known and documented quality for use in the Chesapeake Bay…

Environmental Outcome-Based Management: Using Environmental Goals and Measures in the Chesapeake Bay Program

Publication date: July 01, 1999 | Type of document:

The Chesapeake Bay is one of the most carefully monitored bodies of water in the world.  Because concern for the Baydates back to the 1970's and implementation of restoration efforts has been going on for over a decade, there is a…

The 1997 Atlas of Chesapeake Bay Basin Biological and Living Resources Long Term Monitoring Programs

Publication date: January 12, 1997 | Type of document:

The Chesapeake Bay Program is a un ique regional partnership leading and directing restoration of Chesapeake Bay since 1983.  The Chesapeake Bay Program partners includesmthe states of Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Virginia; the District…

Pilot Monitoring for 14 Pesticides in Maryland Surface Waters

Publication date: December 01, 1993 | Type of document:

A pilot pesticide monitoring project was conducted by the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) during calendar year 1992. Surface waters from three regions of the State were monitored for the preseence of 14 pesticides.  The…

Underwater Bay Grasses in the Chesapeake Bay and Rivers in 2009

Publication date: April 27, 2010 | Type of document: Backgrounder | Download: Electronic Version

In 2009, 85,899 acres of underwater bay grasses were mapped in Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. This is a 12 percent increase from 2008, when 76,860 acres were mapped.

Underwater Bay Grasses in the Chesapeake Bay and Rivers in 2010

Publication date: April 21, 2011 | Type of document: Backgrounder | Download: Electronic Version

In 2010, 79,675 acres of underwater bay grasses were mapped in Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries.

SAV 2000 Survey: Preliminary River Segment Data

Publication date: May 01, 2000 | Type of document: Backgrounder | Download: Electronic Version

Number of Hectares of SAV in 1999 and 2000 and Percent Change for Chesapeake Bay Segments and Zones

SAV 2000 Survey: Preliminary Executive Summary

Publication date: May 01, 2001 | Type of document: Backgrounder | Download: Electronic Version

The distribution of submerged aquatic vegetation (SAV) in Chesapeake Bay, its tributaries, and the coastal bays of the Delmarva Peninsula, was mapped from 2,033 black and white aerial photographs. These were taken between May and…

Underwater Bay Grasses in the Chesapeake Bay and Rivers in 2008

Publication date: April 29, 2009 | Type of document: Backgrounder | Download: Electronic Version

Backgrounder: Underwater Bay Grasses in the Chesapeake Bay and Rivers in 2008



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