Chesapeake Bay

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Recovery Mission Underway After Sailboat Sinks Near Bay Bridge

Police say one man is missing after a 17-foot sailboat sank in the Chesapeake Bay near the Bay Bridge.


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Maryland Officials Airlift Cruise Ship Passenger to Hospital

The Maryland State Police says one of their helicopter crews has airlifted a cruise ship passenger from a ship in the Chesapeake Bay to a Maryland hospital.


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Study: Washington D.C. Is Sinking

Geological survey finds the land in and around the Chesapeake Bay is sinking as ocean levels rise.


Chesapeake Blue Crabs. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Va. Gov. on ‘Maryland’ Crabs: ‘They Should Be Virginia Crabs’

Va. Gov. McAuliffe has made a statement about Chesapeake Bay blue crabs that is sure to seem very inflammatory to die-hard Marylanders.


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Students Decorate Rain Barrels With Sen. Cardin

Maryland middle school students are getting involved in protecting the Chesapeake Bay from storm water runoff at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore.


Lawmakers won't be ready to legalize raw milk until at least 2015 in Maryland. (credit: Sandra Mu/Getty Images)

Chesapeake Bay Lawsuit Aimed at Cows in Streams Rejected

A lawsuit aimed at keeping cattle out of Virginia streams that feed into the Chesapeake Bay has been rejected by a Circuit Court judge in Richmond.



Washington Vulnerable To Hurricanes, Warn Experts

Experts say old infrastructure could be overwhelmed if even a minor hurricane were to strike the Metro area.


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Body of Missing Boater Found Near Rock Hall

The body of a boater missing since a vessel capsized Sunday in the Chesapeake Bay off Kent Island has been found near Rock Hall.


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Chesapeake Bay Foundation Sues Va. Over Livestock Rules

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation is suing Virginia water protection officials to require large livestock operations to fence off rivers and streams from their animals.


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1 Boater Missing, 4 Pulled From Water off Kent Island

Authorities are searching for a missing boater after a vessel capsized in the Chesapeake Bay off Kent Island.