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MCBP In The News

The after effects of the eastern shore flooding

October 18, 2016
Ashonti Ford, WMDT

Worcester Drug Court backs ‘Adopt Your Street’ program

September 22, 2016
Kate Tabeling, OC Today

Assigning value to our environment & natural resources

September 15, 2016
DelmarvaNow, Joanna Trojanowski

International Coastal Cleanup in Ocean City 2016

September 14, 2016

Local Watershed Scores Overall C-Plus On Annual Report Card

September 12, 2016
Bethany Hooper, The Dispatch

'A for effort,' but coastal bays get mediocre grade

September 9, 2016
Gino Fanelli, DelmarvaNow

Plastic straws are small, but they do a lot of harm

August 20, 2016
Samantha Bingaman, intern MCBP

Initiative Aims to Protect Coastal Bays

July 23, 2016
Ashonti Ford, WMDT 47 

Dead horseshoe crabs washed up in Ocean City

July 21, 2016
Gino Fanelli, Delmarvanow

Nervous about sharks? They're crucial and rarely attack

July 13, 2016
Katherine Phillips, Delmarva Daily Times

Ocean City hotel must pay fine after removing bird nests

July 1, 2016
Hastings Tribune

Coastal bays program: hotel removed protected nests

June 30, 2016

Migratory birds nests illegally removed from Ocean City Hotel

June 30, 2016
Kelli Stelle, Delaware 105.9

14 migratory bird nests illegally removed from OC hotel

June 29, 2016
Gino Fanelli, The Daily Times

20 terrapins found dead in crab pots in Ocean City

June 22, 2016
Gino Fanelli, The Daily Times

The death of 20 terrapins found in crab pot could have been prevented

June 22, 2016
Colin Bradley, WMDT 47

On the Job: Maryland Coastal Bays Program

June 22, 2016

Trapped Terps in Crab Pots Highlight Need for Turtle Excluders

June 21, 2016
Bill Mitch, WBOC

Volunteers Tag Along with Maryland Coastal Bays Program to Count Terrapins

June 3, 2016
Lauren Holloway, WBOC

47ABC joins Maryland Coastal Bays Program to conduct terrapin research

June 2, 2016
Colin Bradley, 47ABC

Delmarva Treasure: Maryland Coastal Bays Program

June 1, 2016
Lauren Hitch, WBOC

Monarch butterfly, milkweed decline related

May 10, 2016
By Emma Rice and Harrison Jackson, DelmarvaNow

BioBlitz Fun Day Announced

May 3, 2016
The Dispatch

Md. Coastal Bays Program names new director

April 12, 2016
Daily Times

Spring brings opportunities to volunteer

April 3, 2016
By Emma Rice and Kara Grosse, Daily Times

Take good care of your septic system

January 30, 2016
By Jennifer Rafter, Daily Times

Maryland Coastal Bays Program Weighs In on Seal Sighting

January 13, 2016
By Lauren Holloway, DelmarvaLife

Park Closure Would Impact Viewing Of Horseshoe Crab Spawning

January 7, 2016
By Shawn Soper, The Dispatch

Little Traction For Now On Styrofoam Ban In Ocean City

January 7, 2016
By Shawn Soper, The Dispatch

Seasonal migrations bring changes to coastal bays

December 14th, 2015
By Katherine Phillips

Worcester organizations encourage giving back

November 9th, 2015
By Emily Chappell, DelmarvaNow

Travels with Charlie: the Millponds of Delmarva

November 4th, 2015
By Charlie Paparella, Delmarva Life

King Tide: Highest tide of 2015 will be Tuesday morning

October 26, 2015
By Rachel Pacella, DelmarvaNow

Community Celebrates Bishopville Pond Restoration Effort

October 22, 2015
By Shawn Soper, The Dispatch

Solar power on the rise in Maryland

September 21, 2015
By Harrison Jackson, Education Coordinator, DelmarvaNow

Endangered nesting birds settle on new islands

August 25, 2015
By Katherine Phillips, Science Intern for MCBP, DelmarvaNow

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Volunteers needed for Coastal Cleanup

August 24, 2015

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Prevention key to combating invasive species

August 20, 2015
By Joanna Trojanowski, Education Intern for MCBP, DelmarvaNow

Petition to keep island in bay open faces uphill battle

August 13, 2015
By Brian Gilliland, OC Today

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Birds versus Boaters: What to do with new islands?

August 10, 2015
By Rachel Pacella, DelmarvaNow

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Maryland’s big game billfish on display

August 8, 2015
By Katherine Phillips, Science Intern for MCBP, DelmarvaNow

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STEM internships benefit Worcester students

July 30, 2015
By Zainab Mirza, STEM Intern MCBP, in Worcester County Times

Maryland Coastal Bays Continues Lizard Hill Restoration

July 28, 2015
By Lauren Holloway, WBOC

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Sharks visiting our coastal bays are vital to ecology

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July 15, 2015
By Katherine Phillips, DelmarvaNow

Residents, Bays Program Partner On Oyster Gardening Effort

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July 9, 2015
The Dispatch

Island birds at risk in Assawoman Bay

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July 8, 2015
By Rachael Pacella, DelmarvaNow

Boat Wakes Could Jeopardize Endangered Birds in Ocean City

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July 7, 2015
By Lauren Holloway, WBOC

No Wake Urged To Protect Nesting Birds

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July 2, 2015
By Shawn Soper, The Dispatch

Community Foundation's "CFES Spotlight" Featuring MCBP

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June 30, 2015
Erica Joesph interviews Education Coordinator Carrie Samis

Survey takes stock of diamondback terrapins

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May 29, 2015
By Rachael Pacella, DelmarvaNow

Terrapin Tagging 


Maryland Coastal Bays program director resigns

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May 15, 2015

Hidden snakes, lizards and frogs in Worcester

May 11, 2015
By Rachael Pacella, DelmarvaNow

15th Annual Great Worcester Herp Search Slated for May 9

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May 4, 2015
By Lauren Holloway, DelmarvaNow

Show, don't tell, about sea-level rise and its impact

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May 1, 2015
By Rachael Pacella, DelmarvaNow

At Assateague, recycled containers become a store

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April 20, 2015
By Rachael Pacella, DelmarvaNow

Upstream battle: Bishopville dam removal a success

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April 19, 2015
By Rachael Pacella, DelmarvaNow


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