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The Gazette (Wed 6 Aug, 2014)
Data collaborative set to help clean up the Chesapeake
Staff quoted: Tom Miller, Don Boesch
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For the past decade, the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science has received an increase in data that has the potential to give scientists a better idea of the health of the Chesapeake Bay. Now, UMCES has formed the Environmental Statistics Collaborative, which provides a means to interpret the large amounts of data.


ABC News (Thu 31 Jul, 2014)
Annoying Minor Floods Are Increasing on US Coasts
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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Along much of America's coasts, the type of flooding that is more annoying than dangerous has jumped more than fivefold in the last 50 years, the federal government reported Monday.


CBS Baltimore (Tue 29 Jul, 2014)
Annapolis, Baltimore Have Most Nuisance Flooding In The Nation
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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BALTIMORE (WJZ)— Nuisance flooding is the high water that swamps streets and sidewalks during storms. It's a growing problem for coastal cities.


The Washington Post (Mon 28 Jul, 2014)
Annoying minor floods are increasing on US coasts
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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WASHINGTON — Along much of America's coasts, the type of flooding that is more annoying than dangerous has jumped more than fivefold in the last 50 years, the federal government reported Monday.


WYPR (NPR) - Maryland Morning Radio Program (Fri 18 Jul, 2014)
Measuring Floods in Annapolis
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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Reuters news agency published its analysis last week of coastal flooding along the Eastern Seaboard. They tracked the average number of days several East Coast cities were above flood thresholds.


The Star Democrat (Wed 16 Jul, 2014)
Hands-on learning at Horn Point
Staff quoted: Don Boesch, Mike Roman
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CAMBRIDGE — Kiarra Kelly wishes school was more like the Honeywell Institute for Ecosystem Education program at Horn Point Laboratory.


Fly Rod & Reel (Tue 1 Jul, 2014)
Saving America from a Clean Chesapeake
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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Recovery of the estuary that provides 75 percent of the Atlantic striped bass population is being fought by 21 states, only one of which is in the watershed.


Capital Gazette (Thu 26 Jun, 2014)
Chesapeake Bay dead zone likely a bit worse than usual this summer
Staff quoted: Don Boesch, Caroline Wicks
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Fish and shellfish that live in the deeper waters of the Chesapeake Bay likely will have to skedaddle from their haunts to search for oxygen this summer.


The Advocate (Baton Rouge) (Tue 10 Jun, 2014)
Safety board faults key device in BP oil spill
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal board's investigation into the 2010 BP oil spill concludes that a last-ditch safety device on the underwater well had multiple failures, wasn't tested properly and still poses a risk for many rigs drilling today.


The Huffington Post Green Blog (Thu 5 Jun, 2014)
Key Device In BP Oil Spill Faulted By Safety Board; Still Poses Risk For Active Drilling Rigs
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The key last-ditch safety device that failed to prevent the 2010 BP oil spill remains a potentially catastrophic problem today for some offshore drilling, according to a federal safety board investigation.


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