Archive for 'Chesapeake Bay Beat & Environment'

State’s ongoing island reclamation project troubles nearby property owner

State’s ongoing island reclamation project troubles nearby property owner

The project's third phase will affect the owner of a nearby island.

Chelsea Clinton Addresses Hillary Supporters In Anticipation of State Primary

Chelsea Clinton Addresses Hillary Supporters In Anticipation of State Primary

The Democratic presidential candidate's daughter touted her mother's decades of experience.

Fells Point Fixture Celebrates 100 years

Fells Point Fixture Celebrates 100 years

Family owned Tochterman Fishing Tackle celebrates 100 years of business. Current owner Tony Tochterman shares the secrets to his family's successful business.

Mr. Trash Wheel is cleaning the Baltimore Inner Harbor

Mr. Trash Wheel is cleaning the Baltimore Inner Harbor

A one of a kind trash wheel floating in the Baltimore Inner Harbor is cleaning up trash by using clean energy.

CHERRY BLOSSOMS: Peak bloom arrives early this year

CHERRY BLOSSOMS: Peak bloom arrives early this year

One of Washington's biggest spring attractions is blooming a bit earlier than usual. The peak bloom for cherry blossoms is happening a few weeks early possibly due to climate change.

From Clean Energy Jobs to Greenhouse Gas Reduction, Environmental Legislation Moves Forward

From Clean Energy Jobs to Greenhouse Gas Reduction, Environmental Legislation Moves Forward

A round-up of the current status of major environmental bills this session.

Activists, legislators tout statewide poll results before hearing for Clean Energy Jobs Act

Activists, legislators tout statewide poll results before hearing for Clean Energy Jobs Act

The bill includes a $40 million investment in clean-energy jobs training.

EAGLE CAM: Two Bald Eagles have nested in the U.S. National Arboretum.

EAGLE CAM: Two Bald Eagles have nested in the U.S. National Arboretum.

At the National Arboretum two eagles, Mr. President and The First Lady, have laid two eggs that are expected to hatch mid-March and there's a 24/7 watch underway.

CLIMATE PRAYER: Religious Leaders from the State Promote Climate Change Reform

The Central Ecumenical Council, Interfaith Power and Light and the Chesapeake Climate Action Network hosted religious leaders from across the state in Annapolis to show support for two pieces of legislation now before the General Assembly which would promote climate change reform.

OC Storm Recovery: MD Resort Begins Recovery From Latest Nor’easter

OC Storm Recovery: MD Resort Begins Recovery From Latest Nor’easter

The nor'easter that came along with the blizzard of 2016 left a few reminders behind in Ocean City following high seas and high winds.