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.

October 26, 2020
On October 1, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the America’s Conservation Enhancement Act, the “ACE Act,” (S.
October 21, 2020
A Q&A with SpinSheet and PropTalk co-founder and book author Dave Gendell.
October 14, 2020
From September 26 through November 14, the Chesapeake Conservancy will host its first virtual race: Champions for the C
October 1, 2020
Are you lamenting the cancellation of the Annapolis Boat Shows that were to be held this October in Annapol
September 30, 2020
The boating season is drawing to a close, but the cold weather buying season will heat up soon.
September 25, 2020
Annapolis boat dealerships announce the inaugural Walk the Docks in Annapolis event September 24-27.
September 22, 2020
Terye Reese Knopp is celebrating 10 years as owner and manager of Foxy’s Harbor Grille, a popular destination spot in St.
September 3, 2020
The Coast Guard Cutter Seneca, a 270-foot Medium Endurance Cutter previously stationed in Bost
September 1, 2020
This year marks the 15th anniversary of PropTalk Magazine!
August 27, 2020
The Marine Trades Association of Maryland (MTAM) would like to recognize the continued success of f
August 20, 2020
After the Annapolis Boat Shows worked hard creating safety protocols and meeting with health officials for its Octobe
August 14, 2020
For the safety of all boaters and to ensure that new boaters have a good experience and stay in boating, the Marine Tra
August 11, 2020
The Cape Charles Lighthouse sits at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay on Smith Island, VA, to mark this important cape.
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