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Chesapeake Bay ‘dead zone’ smaller than average over summer

The Chesapeake Bay’s oxygen-starved “dead zone” was smaller than average this summer, meaning a larger area of the estuary was available for many types of aquatic life.

‘Dead zone’ again lower than average in Chesapeake Bay

Researchers from the Chesapeake Bay Program, the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, University of Michigan and U.S. Geological Survey are predicting this summer’s “dead zone” in the Bay to be smaller than the long-term average taken between...
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New School Board member receives liaison assignments

New Arlington School Board member Bethany Sutton has her assignments. School Board members on Feb. 2 are expected to approve...
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