The harvest of blue crabs from the Chesapeake Bay is regulated to limit the catch of female crabs. (Dave Harp)

Targeting male crabs for harvest may put a slight squeeze on reproduction

By: Timothy B. Wheeler, Washington, D.C.- It turns out there could be a price to pay for eating all

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David Hancock, with his niece and store manager, Hayley Tanner, said he wished he’d known more about the regulations he’d have to follow in setting up the off-farm store, “but other than that, I wouldn’t change anything.” (Photo by Jamie Clark Tiralla)

Brick-and-mortar bet pays off for Hancock

by Jamie Clark Tiralla , permission granted to reprint from The Delmarva Farmer LA PLATA, Md. — The risk in opening a

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Flooding from stormwater and sea level rise are among the climate-related problems facing the Chesapeake Bay region. (Dave Harp)

Climate change in spotlight as MD, VA lawmakers convene

Bay cleanup funding, fisheries and plastic bags also on the legislative agenda By Tim Wheeler, Jeremy Cox & Whitney Pipkin,

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