- Pollution blamed for algal bloom in Lafayette River Updated: Jul-28-15 3:07 pm
NORFOLK, Virginia - Much of the ordinarily green Lafayette River has turned reddish-brown this summer because of an extensive algal bloom that has taken ahold of the urban river that winds through much of Norfolk.
- Officials to discuss plans to clean up Chesapeake Bay Updated: Jul-23-15 3:20 am
WASHINGTON - Regional leaders and federal officials are getting together to talk about cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay.
- Chesapeake Bay regional leaders to meet Thursday Updated: Jul-23-15 2:20 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - The Chesapeake Bay Executive Council is convening in Washington, D.C., with Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe chairing the annual session.
- Salisbury center to help children 'do their part' for bay Updated: Jul-19-15 9:10 am
SALISBURY, Maryland - A bag of potato chips, a soda, and a swim in the Nanticoke River - those things mean something to C.R. Krauss.
- Rare manatee sighting in Ocean City Updated: Jul-17-15 11:37 am
OCEAN CITY, Maryland - A manatee has been seen in Ocean City for the first time in nine years.
- Manatee spotted near Chesapeake Bay Updated: Jul-16-15 11:29 am
WALDORF, Maryland - A manatee has been spotted near the Chesapeake Bay.
- Chesapeake Bay lawsuit aimed at cows in streams rejected Updated: Jul-14-15 4:40 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A lawsuit aimed at keeping cattle out of Virginia streams that feed into the Chesapeake Bay has been rejected by a Circuit Court judge in Richmond.
- Va. cattleman keeps herd out of river, for bay's sake Updated: Jul-10-15 7:52 am
LYNCHBURG, Virginia - John Petchul's 48 black-and-white hereford-gelbvieh cattle burrowed deep in the woods of their Amherst County pasture to hide from Thursday's beating sun.
- US appeals court upholds EPA plan to clean up Chesapeake Bay Updated: Jul-06-15 2:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA - A U.S. appeals court on Monday approved a federal plan to limit pollution in the Chesapeake Bay despite objections from farmers, builders and others who accused the Environmental Protection Agency of a power grab.
- Farmers go high-tech in bid to reduce bay pollution Updated: Jul-03-15 1:49 pm
DENTON, Maryland - The fields near here are lush and green, but farmer Kyle Hutchison wanted to give his corn crop one last dose of plant food before the chest-high stalks grew too tall to treat.