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Bay Journal (Thu 2 Oct, 2014)
Bay scientists present Governor O'Malley their highest award
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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Earlier this week, the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science bestowed one of its most prestigious awards on Gov. Martin O'Malley for his environmental leadership.


The Baltimore Sun B'More Green Blog (Wed 1 Oct, 2014)
O'Malley honored, razzed for environmental stances
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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Gov. Martin O'Malley drew praise and protesters in Baltimore Tuesday night for his handling of environmental issues.


The Diamondback (Wed 1 Oct, 2014)
Martin O'Malley accepts University of Maryland green award amid protests
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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BALTIMORE — Gov. Martin O'Malley accepted an environmental achievement award from this university's Center for Environmental Science last night amid controversy surrounding federal regulators' recent approval for a liquefied natural gas project in the southern part of this state.


The Baltimore Sun (Wed 1 Oct, 2014)
O'Malley honored, razzed for environmental stances - Cove Point opponents protest at UM award dinner in Baltimore
Staff quoted: Don Boesch, Amy Pelsinsky
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Gov. Martin O'Malley drew praise and protesters in Baltimore Tuesday night for his handling of environmental issues.


The Star Democrat (Mon 29 Sep, 2014)
Horn Point honors Talbot conservationist
Staff quoted: Don Boesch, Mike Roman
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EASTON — It was the longing for the whistling sound of a bobwhite quail that precipitated a Washington, D.C. real estate company founder and CEO to change the course of habitat degradation on acres of farmland near Oxford Road.


The Baltimore Sun (Fri 26 Sep, 2014)
A political divide over the environment
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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To hear Larry Hogan tell it, the multibillion-dollar effort to clean up the Chesapeake Bay has been a dismal failure — and the biggest problem is getting Pennsylvania and New York to stop sending sediment pollution down the Susquehanna River.


The Baltimore Sun (Thu 25 Sep, 2014)
Marylanders recognize climate change
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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George Mason University research, released jointly with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, shows that roughly three quarters of Marylanders understand that climate change is a threat to our health, homes, businesses and natural resources, and more than half of them support state initiatives to address the problem.


The Star Democrat (Tue 23 Sep, 2014)
Flats may hold key for Bay
Staff quoted: Cassie Gurbisz, Don Boesch
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PERRYVILLE — An early report from an ongoing study of the health of the Upper Bay — specifically the Susquehanna Flats, where the Susquehanna River meets the Chesapeake Bay — indicates that modest reductions in nutrient pollution, coupled with favorable weather conditions, has led to the comeback of underwater grasses there.


WOUB Public Media (Wed 17 Sep, 2014)
In 100 Years, Maryland's Crab Cakes Might Be Shrimp Cakes
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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For centuries, the Chesapeake Bay has been a natural seafood factory along the East Coast, and that wealth of marine resources has shaped the area's food culture and history—a 2011 Garden & Gun article referred to Maryland crab cakes as "practically a religion." Seafood production also represents a critical portion of the Chesapeake Bay's economic backbone. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA), the commercial seafood industry accounted for $3.39 billion in sales, $890 million in income and almost 34,000 jobs throughout Virginia and Maryland in 2009.


Smithsonian Magazine (Tue 16 Sep, 2014)
In 100 Years, Maryland's Crab Cakes Might Be Shrimp Cakes
Staff quoted: Don Boesch
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For centuries, the Chesapeake Bay has been a natural seafood factory along the East Coast, and that wealth of marine resources has shaped the area's food culture and history—a 2011 Garden & Gun article referred to Maryland crab cakes as "practically a religion." Seafood production also represents a critical portion of the Chesapeake Bay's economic backbone. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA), the commercial seafood industry accounted for $3.39 billion in sales, $890 million in income and almost 34,000 jobs throughout Virginia and Maryland in 2009.


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