July 18, 2017
Aquatic grasses serve important role in estuary ecosystem
April 27, 2017
2016 total marks highest-ever acreage measured by annual aerial survey
April 28, 2016
The 2015 acreage exceeds the 2017 restoration target two years early
July 30, 2015
Widgeongrass grows where vegetation was not mapped before
April 30, 2015
Rising temperatures, extreme weather have already begun affecting plants and animals in the Bay region
April 21, 2014
Scientists attribute the boost in bay grasses to the expansion of widgeon grass in saltier waters.
April 02, 2014
Scientists link a Clean Water Act permit program to healthier rivers and streams.
September 18, 2013
New research suggests higher-quality grass habitat could boost Chesapeake Bay blue crab populations.
June 13, 2013
Underwater grasses are sensitive to pollution and an indicator of Bay health.
April 18, 2013
A 21 percent loss in underwater grasses in the Bay and its tidal rivers reflects lows last reported in 1986.