With its initiatives to curb climate-altering power plant emissions and to promote renewable energy, Maryland has a head start in complying with the Clean Power Plan that President Barack Obama unveiled Monday, federal and state officials said.
After a series of torrential downpours in the past two years flooded hundreds of new cars and trucks at Dundalk Marine Terminal, state officials are scrambling to upgrade the port facility's old, overmatched storm drains.
Underwater grasses continue to rebound across the Chesapeake Bay, Maryland and Virginia scientists reported Thursday, with aerial surveys showing a 27 percent expansion last year.
Maryland regulators unveiled a plan Tuesday for reducing smog-forming pollution from coal-burning power plants, but it drew criticism from both the industry and environmentalists.
Three Kemp's ridley sea turtles hit the surf at Ocean City Monday morning, returned to the wild by the National Aquarium after a prolonged rehabilitation.
Don't look now, but the National Aquarium's faux sea cliffs have two new occupants – a pair of Atlantic puffin chicks named Penne and Valjean.
The so-called rain tax is being debated again — this time in court.
Leaders of the multistate Chesapeake Bay restoration effort acknowledged Thursday that the pace of the pollution cleanup is lagging and vowed to catch up, though they offered no specifics.