March 17, 2016
A two-state effort finds out how many blue crabs live in the Chesapeake Bay
February 26, 2016
VIMS report predicts salt marshes more resilient than previously thought
October 22, 2015
Tracking young-of-the-year helps scientists evaluate the health of the striped bass stock
April 24, 2015
Multiple aspects of ecosystem health benefit from greater variety of species, study says
April 21, 2014
Scientists attribute the boost in bay grasses to the expansion of widgeon grass in saltier waters.
October 23, 2013
Young-of-the-year rockfish have rebounded in Maryland and Virginia waters.
September 18, 2013
New research suggests higher-quality grass habitat could boost Chesapeake Bay blue crab populations.
September 17, 2013
The Virginia Institute of Marine Science is home to the only collection of Chesapeake Bay fish.
July 16, 2013
Catch rates fall as low-oxygen conditions push bottom-feeding fish out of the Bay’s mainstem.
April 25, 2013
The annual estimate of blue crab abundance is critical to managing the species.