Latest Chesapeake Bay Watershed Stories

2010-04-22 13:50:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Marking the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, Agriculture Secretary Russell C. Redding today praised Pennsylvania's farmers for striving to conserve natural resources and reduce pollution flowing into the state's waterways and the Chesapeake Bay.

2010-04-20 09:26:00

Green In-Store Events, Clean Up Projects, and Earth Day Celebrations to Occur This Week LANDOVER, Md., April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Giant Food of Landover, Md.

2010-04-16 12:07:00

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Top officials from the Pentagon, the Corps of Engineers and the Environmental Protection Agency today participated in the 2010 Earth and Arbor Day celebration at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md. Mr.

2010-04-13 12:09:00

Trout Opener Prompts Reminder on Wildfire Dangers, State Forest Road Closures HARRISBURG, Pa., April 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A newly reopened Poe Valley State Park and its lake - once again stocked with trout -- await anglers traveling to central and northern Pennsylvania for Saturday's opening of the regular trout season. The park in Centre County was closed four years ago for a large-scale rehabilitation project.

2010-03-11 10:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A cooperative partnership that includes the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is helping local organizations protect and conserve Pennsylvania's coldwater stream habitats - waterways that are critical to the health of the state's wild trout fisheries. The Coldwater Heritage Partnership - which also includes Pennsylvania Trout Unlimited, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, and the Foundation for Pennsylvania Watersheds...

2009-10-28 09:01:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Agriculture producers in the Chesapeake Bay watershed and the general public are invited to learn more about a federal executive order and recommendations aimed at protecting the bay, acting Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding said today.

2009-09-08 09:00:00

Sterile From Mine Drainage for 100 Years, Creek Now Supports Thriving Fishery HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Environmental Protection Secretary John Hanger today announced that DEP has petitioned to have Babb Creek in Tioga County removed from the U.S.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]