Town Hall: Global Pandemic Impacts on Local Oyster Industry & Fisheries

Town Hall: Global Pandemic Impacts on Local Oyster Industry & Fisheries

When Maryland’s governor issued stay at home orders and closed non-essential businesses, the owner of the Conowingo Dam unnecessarily elected ...
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Act Now! Maryland Should Override Veto of Oyster Management Bill

Act Now! Maryland Should Override Veto of Oyster Management Bill

Last year, we had a very important victory when the Maryland General Assembly passed the Oyster Fishery Management Plan (HB720/SB830) ...
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Waterkeepers Respond to Governor Hogan’s Veto of Oyster Management Bill

Waterkeepers Respond to Governor Hogan’s Veto of Oyster Management Bill

By Choptank Riverkeeper Matt Pluta & WKC Staff Attorney Katlyn Schmitt Governor Hogan’s veto of the Oyster Fishery Management Plan ...
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Waterkeepers: The Public Deserves a Voice in Oyster Recovery

Waterkeepers: The Public Deserves a Voice in Oyster Recovery

Earlier this year, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) released a five-year report, as required by the Maryland legislature, ...
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Waterkeepers Call for Restoration of Oyster Recovery Efforts

Waterkeepers Call for Restoration of Oyster Recovery Efforts

Oyster Recovery a Priority for Waterkeepers Local Riverkeeper programs at Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy and Chester River Association (now part of ...
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