Chesapeake Bay News

The latest Chesapeake Bay news affecting powerboaters, anglers, and anyone living or working on the Chesapeake Bay. For Chesapeake business-related news, visit our Chesapeake Business News page.

July 13, 2020
Scientists have discovered that the recent comeback of underwater grasses in the Chesapeake Bay not only removes nutrie
July 8, 2020
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is providing $13.5 million in 
July 3, 2020
Celebrating America’s birthday, thousands of boaters are expected to hit the water this Fourth of July hol
July 2, 2020
This year, sadly, many fireworks shows around the Chesapeake Bay have been canceled due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemi
June 18, 2020
With 25 public boat ramps and soft launches for kayaks and canoes, Dorchester County on Maryland’s Easte
June 16, 2020
Leonardtown Wharf Park, that almost hidden gem for boaters, in Breton Bay off the lower Potomac, has added a new sparkl
June 4, 2020
With vacation and summer camp plans canceled, now is the perfect time to buy a boat and get out on the water, social distancing with your family.
June 4, 2020
The Marine Trades Association of Baltimore County (MTABC) is proceeding as planned with its Fourth of July fireworks show over Middle River, Saturday July 4 at dusk. As many fireworks shows around
May 26, 2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, urges boaters in the Chesapeake Bay to steer clear of ongoing construction activities around Poplar Island
May 22, 2020
The iconic maritime events that have become Annapolis institutions over the past half century, the Annapo
May 18, 2020
These are the latest Maryland boating regulations from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, which have been loosened as of May 15.
May 18, 2020
The Marine Trades Association of Maryland (MTAM) would like to congratulate four trainees who recently completed their on-the-job training.
May 8, 2020
The Maryland National Guard will conduct community flyovers to honor frontline COVID-19 responders and e
May 6, 2020
For the LATEST updates as of May 15, click to Maryland Boating Regulations as of May 15.<
May 6, 2020
If you research the history of lighthouse keepers on the website for the Chesapeake Chapter of the U.S.
April 20, 2020
Annapolis Yacht Sales (AYS) recently announced the addition of two new locations, expanding its ability to better provide both new and brokerage boat sales throughout the
April 16, 2020
In a move that could simplify and potentially reduce misunderstanding of urgent weather messages in bad weather used by
March 31, 2020
Due to the highly dangerous and ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Annapolis Boat Shows announce the cancellation of the Bay Bridge Boat Show and the Annapolis Spring Sailboat Show.