The Chesapeake Bay restoration effort will not meet 2025 water quality goals unless states in the region dramatically increase efforts to reduce polluted runoff from farms and developed lands. (Dave Harp)

EPA confirms shortfalls in PA, NY Bay cleanup plans

Agency declines to act against the states for now even though it might mean missing 2025 goal By: Karl Blankenship,

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Conowingo Dam's diminished ability to trap nutrients and sediment coming down the Susquehanna River means greater pollution reductions will be needed to complete cleanup of the Chesapeake Bay. (Dave Harp)

To Protect Chesapeake Bay, Governor Hogan Directs Attorney General to Pursue Legal Actions Against Pennsylvania and EPA

“We Have a Generational Responsibility to Protect the Bay, and We Simply Cannot Afford to Fall Short of These Shared

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NASA’s Operation IceBridge, a ten-year mission to collect polar data between ICESat and ICESat-2, may be coming to a close, but its hundreds of terabytes of data and the expertise of its team will continue to fuel research and discovery for decades to come. Credit: NASA / Jim Yungel

NASA’s Operation IceBridge Completes Eleven Years of Polar Surveys

For eleven years from 2009 through 2019, the planes of NASA’s Operation IceBridge flew above the Arctic, Antarctic and Alaska, gathering data

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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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It wasn’t all robotics at Girl Powered. Ariana Gonzalez, left, a C. Paul Barnhart Elementary School fourth grader, J.C. Parks Elementary School fifth grader Summer Pagala, and Isabella McRae, a fifth grader at William A. Diggs Elementary School, test their engineering skills by building a structure using marshmallows and pasta.

Girl Powered connects students with STEM activities

News Release, Charles County Public Schools Waldorf, MD- Mary Anne Onianwah has always been interested in how people connect, it

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