Latest Potomac River Stories

2010-10-12 14:47:00

Restoration Project Touted as Example for Erosion/Protection Issues WASHINGTON, Oct.

2010-10-04 07:00:00

DC-Area Residents Are Encouraged to Attend Invasive Plant Removal Events on October 7 & 11 TARRYTOWN, N.Y., Oct.

2010-09-23 14:26:00

Highlights from Yearly Event Include the First Interstate River Trash Limit WASHINGTON, Sept.

2010-09-08 00:41:06

The report, “Long-term reductions in anthropogenic nutrients link to improvements in Chesapeake Bay habitat is published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science.

2010-07-01 18:11:00

WASHINGTON, July 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following a five-week trial, a fish wholesaler and two of its employees were found guilty with purchasing illegally harvested striped bass, known locally as rockfish, from the Potomac River in Virginia and Maryland from 1995 through 2007, the Justice Department announced today.

2010-06-01 08:26:00

NEWBURG, Md., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The State of Maryland has installed an anemometer as the first step towards turning the Cobb Neck peninsula into the first wind-dependent community in the mid-Atlantic.

2010-05-10 10:00:00

Letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson from 40 Groups Anticipates Content of EPA Plan Due Wednesday; Emphasis Placed on Meeting December Deadline for Bay Pollution Load Rule. WASHINGTON, May 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Just two days before the U.S.

2010-04-14 12:48:00

New staff and partners expand this popular program WASHINGTON, April 14, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Rivers, the nation's leading river conservation organization, today announced the kickoff of its 2010 National River Cleanup season and the strengthening of the program through the hiring of a full-time National River Cleanup Campaign Manager. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100218/DC56550LOGO) Last year, American Rivers sponsored the most successful National River Cleanup...

2010-04-06 11:58:17

New research by a team of ecologists and hydrologists shows that water temperatures are increasing in many streams and rivers throughout the United States.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).