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 27, 2022
Epoch Boats, a new boat company focused on climate technology, is launching the first all-electric skiff style boat that
June 19, 2022
Baltimore native Mike Singer liked to take pictures of ships on the Chesapeake from his 26-foot Regal cabin cruiser and
June 9, 2022
As boaters, we know the best place to catch a Chesapeake Bay fireworks show is from the water. We wish all of our readers a safe and happy holiday.
May 19, 2022
The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will arrive next week in Annapolis, May 24-25, for their traditional U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) Commissioning Week flight demonstration.
May 16, 2022
The saga of the Ever Forward captured our attention like a spin-out in an auto race. We couldn’t help ourselves. We had to take a look—in person, on social media, on national television news.
May 13, 2022
Scientists at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science have embarked on a research project that will lay the foundation for p
May 9, 2022
BoatUS is advising boaters with vessels that have a U.S.
April 26, 2022
Want to become a volunteer on the Liberty Ship SS John W Brown in Baltimore?
April 25, 2022
Over the past eight weeks, at the request of surviving family members, a professional team of diverse and varied backgrounds worked together towards a common goal: to assist in the location of miss
April 20, 2022
The Severn River Association (SRA) announces that native son and environmental attorney, Jesse Iliff, joined its
April 19, 2022
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has christened the newest boat in its Hydrographic Operations fleet, naming it after a long-time captain of the Crisfield-
April 14, 2022
As one might expect, there are fewer innovative new products available to the boater due to global slowdowns in industr
April 8, 2022
The Bay Bridge Boat Show is back! April 21-24 at the Bay Bridge Marina in Stevensville, MD. Plan your visit with our guide to the show.
March 29, 2022
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announces a new grant program to aid in the removal of aquatic invasive species in Maryland waters. 
March 28, 2022
U.S. Coast Guard Sector Maryland-NCR issued this marine safety information bulletin on March 27 regarding the Ever Forward which ran aground in the Chesapeake Bay east of Craighill Channel on March…
March 21, 2022
Maryland Day commemorates the formal founding of the colony of Maryland, when the newly arrived colonists erected a cross on
March 17, 2022
TowBoatUS Knapps Narrows, MD, owned by Capt. Mary Gilmer, was awarded “Tower of the Year” at the recent annual gathering of the TowBoatUS fleet. Capt.
March 1, 2022
Reedville Fishermen’s Museum in Reeedville, VA, began the New Year on a positive note with Liz Buxton