Farmers do their part to help local waters, Chesapeake BayRead more
Maryland DNR gets $800,000 for oyster hatchery efforts and monitoringRead more
A "Code Orange" air quality alert is in effect Wednesday, meaning pollution levels will be unhealthy for some people.
High pressure is forecast over the region, with calm winds and abundant sunshine allowing levels of ozone and particulate matter to build. Ozone is a gas that is important in upper levels of the atmosphere but is a harmful byproduct of fossil fuel exhaust close to the ground.Read more
Baltimore County plans to install solar panel arrays at four locations as part of a broad effort to improve energy efficiency and use more clean energy.Read more
Maryland is fining the owner of two of the state's largest coal power plants $1 million for dumping too much nitrogen into the Potomac and Patuxent rivers, one of the largest penalties state environmental regulators have levied in years.Read more