August 2019 Updates

August 30, 2019
Maryland Denies Permits for Solar Projects that Sought to Clear Forests
Bay Journal

Maryland Governor Calls Out Pennsylvania Over Pollution Pouring into Chesapeake Bay
WGMD 92.7

Balloon Release Ban Passes Unanimously
Herald-Mail Media

August 29, 2019
Georgetown Solar Farm Blocked Over Concerns about Forest Loss
WAMU 88.5

August 27, 2019
Emmitsburg Awarded $5,000 for Rain Barrel Program
Frederick News-Post

The Positive Implications of...Climate Change? WVU Researcher Sees Agricultural, Food Availability and Economic Possibilities
WVU Today

Shoreline Industry Poses Hazards as Sea Level, Floods Increase
Bay Journal

August 26, 2019
Playing Offense and Defense on Climate Change at the Same Time
Scientific American

Cruel World Awaits Neglected Streamside Buffers
Bay Journal

August 23, 2019
Rain-Harvesting Sculpture Takes a Historic School by Storm
Chesapeake Bay Program

Maryland Gov. Hogan Asks to Meet with Pennsylvania Officials After Report on Harrisburg Sewage
Capital Gazette

Court Dismissed Case for Gas Pipeline Under Western Maryland Rail Trail
Bay Journal

August 22, 2019
How to Rebound After a Disaster: Move, Don’t Rebuild, Research Suggests
New York Times

Mussels in Action in the Anacostia River
Sea Grant Maryland

August 21, 2019
Scientists Fear Steep Loss of Bay Grasses Lies Ahead
Bay Journal

Virginia Shore Regional Sewer Plan Unveiled
Salisbury Times

August 20, 2019
VIMS Receives USDA Funding to Map Estuarine Landscapes
VIMS

Seaford Will Bring "Oyster House Park" Along Naticoke River
WBOC

August 19, 2019
Pennsylvania Plan Still Fails to Meet Chesapeake Cleanup Goals
Bay Journal

August 14, 2019
Opinion: Stakes are High for Clean Energy and a Chance to Save the Bay
Maryland Matters

August 13, 2019
New Endangered Species Rules Impact on Bay Watershed
Delmarva Public Radio - WSDL 90.7

August 9, 2019
Flash Floods Inundate Baltimore Waterfront, Harbor Takes Hit
Chesapeake Bay Magazine

August 5, 2019
Ellicott City Unveils Flood Plan to Weather Increasingly Severe Storms
Bay Journal

August 1, 2019
Coal Plant Owner to Pay $1M Over Chesapeake Contamination
WTOP

Is that Your Fatberg? It is if You're Dumping Grease Down the Sink
WAMU 88.5

In Preserving Endangered Species, Success Stories Outnumbered by New Threats
Daily Press

Bloede Dam Removal Project in Patapsco Valley State Park Finished
Baltimore Sun