April 18, 2013
A 21 percent loss in underwater grasses in the Bay and its tidal rivers reflects lows last reported in 1986.
December 31, 2012
A University of Maryland assessment shows the hurricane had “ephemeral” impacts on water quality.
November 01, 2012
Preliminary data show the superstorm has done less damage than Hurricanes Isabel, Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.
From spilled sewage to shellfish bans, we are tracking the weather's effects on the watershed.
September 06, 2012
More than 3,700 acres of wetlands were restored last year, an acreage equivalent to 2,855 football fields.
April 17, 2012
Unusual weather, including a wet spring, a hot summer and two tropical storms, caused the Bay’s health to decline.
March 28, 2012
Extreme weather conditions in 2010 and 2011 led to a substantial decrease in bay grasses throughout the Bay and its rivers.
March 12, 2012
Take a look around your backyard, community or local park for these five telltale signs of spring.
October 06, 2011
Scientists with the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center have written some preliminary thoughts about 2011's bizarre weather.
September 14, 2011
Plumes of sediment were observed flowing down the Susquehanna River into the Bay this week after heavy rains.