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06/22/19   Capital Gazette
Boy Scouts Collect Oysters


06/19/19   Dorchester Banner
D.C. chefs visit Hooper's Island Oyster Co.


06/12/19   Capital Gazette
Chesapeake Bay's 'dead zone' forecast to be among largest in decades during summer 2019


06/05/19   The Fish Site
Fast tracking recovery: how oyster aquaculture can make the Chesapeake Bay cleaner, faster


06/03/19   Bay Journal
House approves increased federal funding for Chesapeake Bay Program


06/03/19   The Virginian-Pilot
Editorial: Work yet to do for a healthy Chesapeake


05/31/19   Bay Journal
MD bans foam food containers, passes Clean Energy Jobs act


05/23/19   Capital Gazette
Our Say: Oyster bill contains a surprise, and it's no pearl


05/21/19   The Baltimore Sun
Sarah Elfreth: Gov. Hogan, please sign the oyster plan process bill


05/16/19   Capital Gazette
Groups hope to plant more oysters on reefs in Severn River after high survival rate last year


05/13/19   Lancaster Farming
Fresh Oysters Farmed Year-Round in Southern Maryland


05/06/19   Bay Journal
MD, VA legislatures tackle oyster issues with mixed reactions


05/03/19   Inside NoVA
Vienna student takes point of view of oyster to succeed in essay contest


04/17/19   Bay Journal
New Bay Program director has worked on water quailty, Bay issues for decades


04/09/19   Bay Journal
Bay Program's 2017-18 Bay Barometer shows Chesapeake's resilience


04/03/19   Bay Journal
Hogan holds up Mallows Bay sanctuary to address watermen's fears of losing livelihood


03/27/19   Bay Journal
How can we save oysters if we harvest them faster than they reproduce?


03/21/19   Augusta Free Press
Chesapeake Bay Foundation applauds funding for oyster restoration


03/14/19   The Baltimore Sun
Chesapeake Bay conservation theme of Harford Day School's annual 'smARTs week'


03/13/19   Bay Journal
Trump administration makes another bid to slash Chesapeake cleanup funds


03/11/19   The Washington Post
Chesapeake Bay homeowners should welcome oyster farming


03/05/19   Bay Journal
'CAST' lets local officials run test scenarios for Bay cleanup practices


03/02/19   The Washington Post
Private oyster farming has helped the Chesapeake Bay. Not everyone is happy about the practice.


02/23/19   Capital Gazette
Busch wants massive Chesapeake oyster sanctuaries off-limits for watermen


02/13/19   Bay Journal
Maryland oysters take a hit from a year of extreme rain


01/14/19   Bay Journal
Lawyers not cannons the big guns in latest round of oyster wars


01/09/19   Bay Journal
Oyster farming bills brewing in Virginia, Maryland legislatures


01/07/19   Bay Journal
Scientists waiting to see if record 2018 rainfall dampens Bay recovery


01/02/19   Bay Journal
Fisheries on both VA, MD legislative agendas for 2019


09/14/18   WYPR
How Too Much Fresh Water Can Hurt the Bay


07/11/18   The Baltimore Sun
Explosion of false dark mussels revives hopes for clearer waters and concern for dogs in Anne Arundel County


07/01/18   The Talbot Spy
Man-Made Oyster Reef Near Key Bridge is Thriving


06/22/18   Dorchester Banner
Artificial reef is set off Tilghman Island


06/07/18   WVEC
Locals Help Replenish Layfayette River with Oysters


05/29/18   Water Environment Federation Stormwater Report
Ambitious partnership sets goal to plant 10 billion water-cleaning oysters in Chesapeake Bay


05/03/18   Chesapeake Bay Magazine
Oyster Gardening Seminars Offered in VA


04/27/18   WYPR
Oysters and Dead Zones: A New Experiment


04/27/18   WJZ
Man-Made Oyster Reef Experiment Underway In Chesapeake Bay


04/26/18   The Chestertown Spy
CBF Experiment: A Large Man-Made Oyster Reef That Revives the Dead Zone


04/25/18   Capital Gazette
Oyster Reef Installed in Severn River Could Break up Dead Zones


04/21/18   Williamsburg Yorktown Daily
Oyster gardeners sought to help repopulate Chesapeake Bay


04/19/18   The Free Lance-Star
A 10-billion-oyster gift to the Chesapeake


03/16/18   Oceans Deeply
10 Billion Oysters: A Splashy Goal to Restore Chesapeake Bay


03/15/18   Bay Journal
Norfolk's Lafayette River close to meeting oyster restoration goal


03/14/18   The Splendid Table
Rappahannock Oyster Company reinvigorates industry, continues legacy


03/02/18   Kent County News
New partnership sets goal of 10 billion new oysters by 2025


03/02/18   Southside Daily
10 billion residents soon to call Chesapeake Bay home


02/28/18   Fish Information Services
New coalition aims to add 10 billion oysters to the Chesapeake Bay


02/28/18   The Star Democrat
Can oyster farming save the Bay?


02/28/18   Delmarva Public Radio
Pledge to Add 10 Billion Oysters to Chesapeake Bay


02/28/18   WAVY
Goal set to add 10 billion oysters to Chesapeake Bay by 2025


02/28/18   Baltimore Magazine
A New Partnership Aims to Add Billions of Oysters to Chesapeake Bay


02/28/18   The Star Democrat
Chesapeake Bay could get 10 billion new oysters by 2025


02/27/18   WCVE
New Partnership To Promote 10 Billion New Oysters in the Bay by 2025


02/27/18   WMDT
Growing 10 billion oysters for the Chesapeake Bay


02/27/18   AP
Project aims to get 10B oysters in the Chesapeake Bay


02/26/18   WTVR
Partnership hopes to add 10 billion oysters to Chesapeake Bay by 2025


02/26/18   The Baltimore Sun
New oyster partnership aiming for 10 billion — with a 'B' — by 2025


02/26/18   WTKR
10 Billion Oysters added to the Chesapeake Bay by 2025


02/26/18   Bay Journal
Coalition aims to put 10 billion more oysters in the Chesapeake Bay


02/26/18   WBAL-TV
New partnership sets goal of 10 billion new oysters by 2025


02/26/18   The Virginian-Pilot
Billion and billions of new oysters to be added to Chesapeake Bay


02/26/18   WJZ
Groups Announce New Goal Of Adding 10 Billion Oysters To Chesapeake Bay


02/26/18   Capital Gazette
New oyster partnership aiming for 10 billion — with a 'B' — by 2025


02/26/18   WTOP
Project aims to get 10 billion oysters in Chesapeake Bay by 2025