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.

June 9, 2021
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has designated the Chester River as a No Discharge Zone (NDZ) in Mar
June 3, 2021
The boating lifestyle has surged in demand since the onset of the 2020 pandemic as we look for socially distant ways to
June 1, 2021
The new Anne Arundel County Plan 2040: good or bad for new public boat ramps and public water acces
May 23, 2021
For many Chesapeake Bay boaters, Memorial Day weekend signals the official start of the 2021 boating season.
May 13, 2021
Working to reduce stormwater pollution in the Severn River, which runs into the Chesapeake at Annapolis, is an ongoing
May 12, 2021
Piney Point Lighthouse is the oldest lighthouse on the Potomac, constructed in 1836 by prolific lighthouse
May 9, 2021
The nation’s biggest recreational boating safety event of the year on the Chesapeake Bay and beyond, National Safe Boat
April 26, 2021
The Bay Bridge Boat Show closed with a bang, both figuratively and literally Sunday, April 18.
April 20, 2021
Back in 1970 on the first Earth Day, going out boating often meant tolerating polluted waterways. We’ve come a long way since then.
April 13, 2021
This year, the Annapolis Boat Shows will combine its two spring shows into one expanded 2021 Bay
April 11, 2021
Captain Mike Martel takes us through some of the latest and greatest products in the world of boa
April 8, 2021
The Marine Trades Association of Maryland, Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Annapoli
March 17, 2021
On March 24, 2021 the Eastport Yacht Club Foundation, Anne Arundel County Public Schools, and the
March 15, 2021
There are new boat engine cutoff switch wear requirements for recreational boat operators as part of the January 1, 2021, passage of National Defense Authorization Act that included a U.S.
March 11, 2021
You never expect to be the bull’s eye for a tornado and be standing three feet from the powerful edge.
March 3, 2021
Susan Zellers is the executive director for the Marine Trades Association of Maryland (MTAM) and was recently appointed to the Tidal and Coastal Recr
February 11, 2021
Mercury Marine today introduced the the Mercury 7.6L V12 600 HP Verado outboard, the world's first V12 outboard engine. 
February 11, 2021
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, completed construction of the Poplar Island Ecosystem Restoration Project lateral expansion Jan. 20, 2021.