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.

September 19, 2022
These boats are currently expected to be at the 2022 U.S.
September 19, 2022
Passagemaker’s TrawlerFest Baltimore returns to the Inner Harbor in Baltimore, MD, September 27 to October 1.
September 19, 2022
I love oysters. Big ones. Small ones. Baked. Raw. Salty. Stewed. Fried.
September 19, 2022
Make your way to one of these fine Maryland seafood festivals for delicious crabs, oysters, and other delicacies.
September 15, 2022
Joe Wright, known on social media as the SUP Garbage Man, has picked over 4300 cubic feet of trash out of the rivers surroun
September 14, 2022
Every October the U.S. Powerboat Show in Annapolis Harbor brings together the powerboating community for four wonderful days of boat-buying, partying, marine education, and all things boating.
August 15, 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 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 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?