Chesapeake Bay

Traffic backs up at the Bay Bridge in Maryland (Photo credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Md. Woman in Bay Bridge Collision Out of Hospital

A Maryland woman has been released from the hospital after a collision on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge that sent her and her car into the water.

07/21/2013

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Don’t Call It A Comeback (Yet): Blue Crab Recovery Is A Delicate Process

The number of blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay dropped steeply from last year, according to an annual survey released in April.

07/15/2013

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Chesapeake Bay Restoration Sized Up: Mixed Report

Washington, D.C., and states within the Chesapeake Bay watershed are making progress to reduce pollution flowing into the hobbled estuary but none is on track to meet cleanup commitments set this year, an analysis by environmental groups concludes.

07/08/2013

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Best Places To Go Fishing In Washington DC

Here are a few great Washington DC area locales for your next fishing excursion.

05/25/2013

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Survey Shows Significant Drop in Blue Crabs in Bay

The number of blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay has dropped steeply, according to an annual survey released Friday, and Maryland officials said they will work with the crabbing industry to reduce bushel limits by about 10 percent this year.

04/19/2013

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The Chesapeake Bay Trust Wants You To Name That Bird

The Chesapeake Bay Trust needs help naming the blue heron that appears on its logo an license plate.

04/01/2013

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Study Considers 3rd Span for Chesapeake Bay Bridge

Within the next few years, transportation officials in Maryland will begin determining how much longer the Chesapeake Bay Bridge can wait until a third span is built.

03/25/2013

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Authorities Searching for Missing Woman in Chesapeake Bay

Authorities in Maryland are searching for a missing Stevensville woman.

03/03/2013

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New Vodka Combines Booze And The Bay

Can a beverage get more Maryland than Natural Bohemian beer? Maybe.

01/24/2013

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Gauging Sandy’s Impact on Chesapeake

So far, indications are the impact of Hurricane Sandy on the Chesapeake Bay has not been as great as last fall when a pair of tropical storms caused widespread flooding throughout the northeast that dumped mud, debris and sewage into the water.

11/01/2012

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