A brownish wake trails a boat as it motors through Curtis Creek south of Baltimore along the Chesapeake Bay’s western shore on an overcast May 27. (Photo submitted by Alice Volpitta)

‘Ugly’ mahogany tide paints Chesapeake Bay, rivers the color of rust

By: Jeremy Cox, BayJornal.com A reddish-brown patina has overtaken several Maryland rivers that feed into the Chesapeake Bay. Yep, the mahogany

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NOAA seeks applicants for Mallows Bay-Potomac River National Marine Sanctuary advisory council

News Release, NOAA NOAA is establishing a sanctuary advisory council for Mallows Bay-Potomac River National Marine Sanctuary and is seeking applicants

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The annual winter blue crab survey in the Chesapeake Bay guides crab management in the Bay and its tributaries. Dave Harp

Chesapeake crab population shows resiliency just in time for ‘price war’

By: Jeremy Cox and Timothy B. Wheeler, BayJournal.com A survey that historically has guided blue crab management in the Chesapeake

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