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.

October 18, 2023
A house crossing a river looks out of place, akin to Dorothy’s Kansas home sitting at the start of a yellow brick road in Oz.
September 21, 2023
Honda Marine announces the introduction of the Honda BF350, the newest high-power outboard motor to join its comprehensive lineup.
September 18, 2023
Currently, these are the new boats and products expected to be at the 2023 Annapolis Powerboat Show. However, sometimes things change, and more boats/products could be added last minute, so be sure
September 17, 2023
Every October the Annapolis Powerboat Show brings together the powerboating community for four wonderful days of boat-buying, partying, marine education, and all things boating.
September 16, 2023
This year, Annapolis-based nautical and weather instrument manufacturer Weems & Plath is celebrating 95 years in business. 
September 13, 2023
Starting in July, Cecil College launched its Marine Service Technology Program.
September 13, 2023
This summer, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced the award of $22.9 million from the Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Trust Fund to 24 ecological restoration projects e
September 13, 2023
Over the past two months, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Natural Resources Police Boating Safety Education and Outreach Unit has conducted many vessel safety checks (VSCs) at ma
September 12, 2023
Imagine paddling on a water trail in Baltimore Harbor.
August 21, 2023
I love a boat show. I find them irresistible, with so much wonderful eye-candy tethered to finger piers and docks, inviting me to have a look, step aboard, and leave my shoes behind.
August 8, 2023
Normally you have to wait until winter for boat parades on the Chesapeake, but there are two coming up in September tha
August 6, 2023
TikTok influencer, crabber, and content creator Capt. Luke McFadden and Capt. T.J.
July 27, 2023
If you seek a new city experience on a classic powerboat, Sea Suite Cruises on Market Pier at the DC Wharf has just the
July 10, 2023
Summer on the Chesapeake Bay is off to a good start, with oysters planted in Eastern Bay and a reef ball deployment in
July 6, 2023
The University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science released its annual Chesapeake Bay Report Card, and the Bay received a C grade.
June 28, 2023
It’s easy to get distracted at the fuel pump. But as you kick off your summer boating season on the Chesapeake, BoatUS
June 22, 2023
Hannah Gribbin wants to rewrite your morning on the water.
June 21, 2023
With a grant from the Meridian Foundation, Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating (CRAB) has purchased a Gemini Freestyle 399 powercat named Dream Catcher that will be used by guests in whee