Lyle Kendrick is a University of Maryland master’s student from Charlotte, N.C., covering the environment and Chesapeake Bay for Capital News Service. He attended the University of North Carolina for his undergraduate degree where he wrote for The Daily Tar Heel. He has interned with the American Journalism Review and the Cape Argus, a daily metro in Cape Town, South Africa. You can follow him on Twitter at @tlylekendrick.
More than 75 protesters and members of environmental organizations, such as the Sierra Club and the Chesapeake Climate Action Network, met in front of the State House for an anti-fracking rally on the opening day of the General Assembly.
Maryland’s Democratic gubernatorial candidates all agree that alternative energy resources are important for growing a sustainable economy. However, many of the Republican candidates question its cost.