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.

February 17, 2022
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Baltimore District, will receive approximately $62 million in supplemental funding to support critical missions over several years across the Chesapeake Bay…
February 16, 2022
This spring, it’s more important than ever to check your boat’s marine fire extinguisher. A new federal re
February 7, 2022
You could mope, looking out at the empty boat slips this winter. Or you could shake off the funk and play in the snow.
January 19, 2022
Curious about what Chesapeake Bay organisms do in the winter? Here are six examples.
January 18, 2022
Many boats will remain snugly tucked away for the next month or two, but once winterized, out of sight should not mean
January 17, 2022
There’s a new event in the local boat show scene: The Chesapeake Bay Boat Show, which will unfold January 21-23 at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium, MD. 
January 14, 2022
The Chesapeake Bay lost a true champion December 12 when Senator Bernie Fowler died at the age of 97.
January 5, 2022
With less than four years to go to meet the 2025 implementation deadline of the Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint, a new
January 5, 2022
Slippery winter docks and boat decks poised above frigid water are serious business. These four commonsense precautions go a long way to keeping you safe.
December 28, 2021
The Sultana Education Foundation (SEF) announced that the National Park Service (NPS) Chesapeake Gateways program has provided $200,000 of funding in support of the Lawrence Wetlands Preserve, whic
December 21, 2021
The Chesapeake Conservancy has announced that National Park Service (NPS) Chesapeake Bay office assistant superintendent Jonathan Doherty was awarded the organization’s most prestigious award, Cham
December 8, 2021
The Marine Trades Association of Maryland (MTAM) congratulates Garrett Kapinos on the completion of his
December 7, 2021
Compatible with standard 120V, 240V, and electric vehicle (EV) fast-charging stations, Flux Marine outboards never need to visit the fuel dock.
December 3, 2021
After retiring as an investment banker, Boatyard Bar & Grill owner Dick Franyo asked himself, “What can I do?” He’d always liked pubs.
November 24, 2021
Every year on the Friday after Thanksgiving (November 26), all of us at SpinSheet, PropTalk, and FishTalk celebrate Blue Friday and you can, too. It’s simple. 
November 22, 2021
BoatUS shares how recreational boaters have made some significant gains with the signing of the $1.2 trillion bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA).
November 4, 2021
Neocean has designed the Overboat, a personal electric hydrofoiling catamaran made in France.
November 3, 2021
Last weekend, the region's widespread flooding devastated the Annapolis Maritime Museum. It was the worst flooding in two decades.