Chesapeake Bay News

The latest Chesapeake Bay news affecting powerboaters, anglers, and anyone living or working on the Chesapeake Bay.

March 6, 2019
According to the Port of Baltimore: The Hogan administration announced that in 2018, the state-owned public terminals at the Helen Delich Bentley
March 5, 2019
Congratulations to Beverly and Eric DePietropaolo, the recipients of the 2018 PropTalk Volunteer of the Year award!
February 26, 2019
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is now accepting public comment on a draft Maryland Oyster Management Plan, the first updated fishery management plan since 2010.
February 21, 2019
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers signed a Project Partnership Agreement to start work on a navigation improvement project to address sediment accumulation, or shoaling, within the Ocean City Inlet.
February 15, 2019
The Evinrude donation of $2 million in engines to the ABYC Foundation is the largest of its kind in history, and will help train the next generation of marine technicians.
February 13, 2019
The Marine Trades Association of Maryland (MTAM) recently launched a new Shrinkwrap recycling program, in partnership with the Maryland Clean Marina Program and Chesapeake Materials.
February 13, 2019
Ethan completed the Marine Trades Association of Maryland’s (MTAM) six-week On-the-Job Training Program; now he works full time at Port Annapolis Marina.
February 13, 2019
The time is now to start researching Chesapeake Bay kids' camps if you hope to have your child enrolled this summer.
February 11, 2019
Last year, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan announced that the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) would begin a study to identify the location of a new Chesapeake Bay crossing.
February 8, 2019
In 2014, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe asked Molly Joseph Ward to take the job of Secretary of Natural Resources.
February 8, 2019
In our February issue, we included our first Double Take puzzle for boaters with a keen eye. Can you spot the differences in the two photos?
February 5, 2019
We are all complaining about the cold, about the frozen waters of the Chesapeake, but while many of us can take a snow day, there is another community that does not have it so so easy: the working…
January 31, 2019
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources Maryland Clean Marina Initiative will host three Clean Marina Workshops in February for marina, boatyard, or yacht club operators.
January 30, 2019
For the fifth year in a row, Governor Larry Hogan has proposed major funding for Chesapeake Bay restoration and protecting the environment and well-being of Marylanders.
January 25, 2019
Learn about maritime career opportunities at the upcoming Maritime Career Expo February 23 at Annapolis High School.
January 23, 2019
The nonprofit BoatUS Foundation aims to make on-water boat training more affordable and accessible with the official launch of the BoatUS Foundation On-Water Training Program.
January 23, 2019
Winter is a great time to hone your seamanship and boating skills and enjoy boating-related talks and events in the company of like-minded boaters.
January 23, 2019
Boaters who are plagued by winter cabin fever should head to the Inner Harbor for the 2019 Progressive Insurance Baltimore Boat Show January 24-27 at the Baltimore Convention Center.