June 22, 2015
The concentration of dissolved oxygen that bottom-feeding fish, crabs and oysters need to survive.
August 06, 2014
Researchers on board the Rachel Carson search for the low-oxygen water that troubles marine life.
June 24, 2014
Spring nutrient loads from the Potomac and Susquehanna rivers will impact summer water quality.
March 14, 2014
Nutrient pollution and weather patterns are factors in creating low-oxygen conditions.
October 18, 2013
Scientists attribute the dead zone’s volume to nutrient pollution.
July 16, 2013
Catch rates fall as low-oxygen conditions push bottom-feeding fish out of the Bay’s mainstem.
June 19, 2013
Low spring nutrient loads should lead to improved water quality this summer.
October 11, 2012
Improving simulations could improve our understanding of shallow-waters.
June 12, 2012
34% of Bay waters met standards for dissolved oxygen; some oyster and grass beds healthy despite conditions.
September 06, 2011
In the days since Hurricane Irene, data show that the storm may have given the Bay a short-term water quality boost.