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June 1, 2020

Chesapeake Bay Activities Newsletter May 2020

The USGS provides research and monitoring to better understand and restore the Chesapeake Bay and its watershed. Our technical reports and journal articles, which we translate into science summaries, provide the findings used by federal, state, and local decisionmakers to inform restoration and conservation decisions. Here are some recent highlights.

Learn more about USGS Chesapeake Bay activities

Date published: May 28, 2020

FINISHED!! TNMCorps Mapping Challenge for City / Town Halls in LA, MS, & AL

This challenge is now finished!  Thank you to everyone who contributed!

Date published: May 28, 2020

TNMCorps Newsletter – May 2020

The National Map Corps May 2020 Newsletter (Vol. 6, Issue 3) is now available.

Date published: May 27, 2020

The USGS is Ready to Respond During the 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season

The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season starts June 1, and the U.S. Geological Survey is prepared to provide science that can help guide efforts to protect lives and property if a major storm makes landfall this season.

Date published: May 20, 2020

Into Thin Air

Baltimore Magazine — By Lydia Woolever — May 20, 2020

Date published: May 14, 2020

NEW TNMCorps Mapping Challenge for City / Town Halls in FL!

Time to visit the beach!  Here is a new challenge for city/town halls in Florida!

Date published: May 13, 2020

Record amount of freshwater impacts Bay water quality

Chesapeake Bay Program — Press Release — May 13, 2020

May 11, 2020

Chesapeake Bay Activities Newsletter January–April 2020

The USGS provides research and monitoring to better understand and restore the Chesapeake Bay and its watershed. Our technical reports and journal articles, which we translate into science summaries, provide the findings used by federal, state, and local decisionmakers to inform restoration and conservation decisions. Here are some recent highlights.

Learn more about USGS Chesapeake Bay activities

Date published: May 4, 2020

Climate change linked to decline of smallmouth bass in Potomac

Bay Journal — by Karl Blankenship — May 4, 2020

Date published: May 1, 2020

Report finds poultry farming sends more pollution to Chesapeake Bay than previously thought

StateImpact Pennsylvania — by Rachel McDevitt — May 1, 2020

Date published: April 30, 2020

The Pocomoke: Exploring the Twisting Beauty of this Eastern Shore River

Chesapeake Bay Magazine — by John Page Williams — April 30, 2020

Date published: April 29, 2020

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge Summary Results for Schools in GA & SC

This challenge is now complete!!  Thank you to everyone who contributed!