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.

April 4, 2019
Captain Rob Copenhaver is the new owner of the 24-hour on-the-water boater assistance service, 
April 2, 2019
The mouth of the Jones Falls in Baltimore was the most obvious place to stop trash before
April 1, 2019
As we prepare for full-on boating season, why not gather your crew and spend a day or part of a day
March 27, 2019
Steve Chard is a 61-year-old kayaker from England who is currently paddling the Great Loop in his kayak, in order to raise
March 27, 2019
Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) in partne
March 26, 2019
If you think you don’t need a safe boater refresher because you “already know it all,” consider the experience of Bay-boater and Silverton owner Mitchell Hill and his family when they took a boater
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…