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.

August 11, 2022
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced that the 2021 underwater grass abundance in Maryland’s portion of the
August 9, 2022
Groupe Beneteau is launching a partnership with Vision Marine Technologies to develop and market 100 percent ele
August 7, 2022
We asked FishTalk contributor Peter Turcik about his photo of Mallows Bay that ended up
August 7, 2022
The second annual Havre de Grace Lighted Boat Parade to kick off the Havre de Grace (HDG) Waterfront Festival takes place September 9 in Havre de Grace, MD.
August 7, 2022
Introducing the new Leopard Power Catamaran, the Leopard 40 PC.
August 7, 2022
To publicize excellence in the marine trades, the Eastport Yacht Club (EYC) Foundation biennially sponsors the Outstanding Marine Wizard Awards, which recognize outstanding individuals from the mar
August 2, 2022
Upon learning that Charles Edward Roth, whose company created the mold for the propeller of the USS Nautilus, was the grandfather of
July 25, 2022
Labor Day may come and go but summer fun lives on.
July 18, 2022
The Maryland DNR would like to remind everyone that marine mammals are making their seasonal return to the Chesapeake Bay and its tidal tributaries.
July 18, 2022
The Anne Arundel County No Discharge Zone (NDZ) took effect July 1 for 13 bodies of water in Anne Arundel County, including Annapolis Harbor.
July 11, 2022
With the pandemic putting more people than ever on the water and consequent rise in boating accidents and fatalities, t
July 5, 2022
Gas prices are up. What can boaters do to prepare for a summer of boating?
June 27, 2022
Epoch Boats, a new boat company focused on climate technology, is launching the first all-electric skiff style boat that
June 19, 2022
Baltimore native Mike Singer liked to take pictures of ships on the Chesapeake from his 26-foot Regal cabin cruiser and
June 9, 2022
As boaters, we know the best place to catch a Chesapeake Bay fireworks show is from the water. We wish all of our readers a safe and happy holiday.
May 19, 2022
The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will arrive next week in Annapolis, May 24-25, for their traditional U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) Commissioning Week flight demonstration.
May 16, 2022
The saga of the Ever Forward captured our attention like a spin-out in an auto race. We couldn’t help ourselves. We had to take a look—in person, on social media, on national television news.
May 13, 2022
Scientists at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science have embarked on a research project that will lay the foundation for p