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 15, 2020
Are you lamenting the cancellation of the Annapolis Boat Shows that were to be held this October in Annapol
September 3, 2020
The Coast Guard Cutter Seneca, a 270-foot Medium Endurance Cutter previously stationed in Bost
September 1, 2020
This year marks the 15th anniversary of PropTalk Magazine!
August 27, 2020
The Marine Trades Association of Maryland (MTAM) would like to recognize the continued success of f
August 20, 2020
After the Annapolis Boat Shows worked hard creating safety protocols and meeting with health officials for its Octobe
August 14, 2020
For the safety of all boaters and to ensure that new boaters have a good experience and stay in boating, the Marine Tra
August 11, 2020
The Cape Charles Lighthouse sits at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay on Smith Island, VA, to mark this important cape.
July 13, 2020
Scientists have discovered that the recent comeback of underwater grasses in the Chesapeake Bay not only removes nutrie
July 8, 2020
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is providing $13.5 million in 
July 3, 2020
Celebrating America’s birthday, thousands of boaters are expected to hit the water this Fourth of July hol
July 2, 2020
This year, sadly, many fireworks shows around the Chesapeake Bay have been canceled due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemi
June 18, 2020
With 25 public boat ramps and soft launches for kayaks and canoes, Dorchester County on Maryland’s Easte
June 16, 2020
Leonardtown Wharf Park, that almost hidden gem for boaters, in Breton Bay off the lower Potomac, has added a new sparkl
June 4, 2020
With vacation and summer camp plans canceled, now is the perfect time to buy a boat and get out on the water, social distancing with your family.
June 4, 2020
The Marine Trades Association of Baltimore County (MTABC) is proceeding as planned with its Fourth of July fireworks show over Middle River, Saturday July 4 at dusk. As many fireworks shows around
May 26, 2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, urges boaters in the Chesapeake Bay to steer clear of ongoing construction activities around Poplar Island
May 22, 2020
The iconic maritime events that have become Annapolis institutions over the past half century, the Annapo
May 18, 2020
These are the latest Maryland boating regulations from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, which have been loosened as of May 15.