Most underwater grasses didn’t fare as well in 2019 as this horned pondweed, which surrounds a boat in a tributary to the Tred Avon River in Maryland. Dave Harp

Chesapeake’s grasses hard hit by heat, high flows in 2019

by Karl Blankenship, BayJournal.com SAV in higher salinity water fared the worst Overwhelmed by record high flows and warm temperatures,

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Anglers fish on Foster Branch, a tributary of Maryland's Gunpowder River at Mariner Point Park. Dave Harp

Mercury widespread in Chesapeake Bay headwaters fish

By: Jeremy Cox, BayJournal.com Nearly half of all gamefish in freshwater lakes, streams and rivers in the Chesapeake Bay watershed

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