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Bay Program logo USGS participates in the Chesapeake Bay Program by providing data, conducting studies, and serving on technical committees and workgroups.

For more articles visit ... the Bay Journal.

To read more news about the Bay visit the Chesapeake Bay Program News site.

USGS Chesapeake Bay Features

NEWbullet Chesapeake Bay ‘dead zone’ to vary from average to slightly smaller more

NEWbullet USGS fish health scientist shares thoughts on Chesapeake restoration ...view more

NEWbulletHear a presentation of nutrient and sediment trends in the Bay watershed ...visit

NEWbulletUSGS contributes to federal agency progress to restore the Bay more

bulletUSGS Science Highlighted at Ecosystem Restoration Conference more

bulletSummary of nutrient and sediment loads and trends in the Chesapeake watershed more

bullet To read previous USGS features about the Chesapeake Bay visit...

Recent Publications

NEWbulletApplication of Sparrow Modeling to Understanding Contaminant Fate and Transport from Uplands to Streams—Journal Article

NEWbulletUSGS summarizes capabilities to address urban hydrology issues ...learn more

NEWbulletSpatiotemporal analysis of gene flow in Chesapeake Bay Diamondback Terrapins (Malaclemys terrapin)—Journal Article

bulletChesapeake Bay fish-osprey (Pandion haliaetus) food chain: Evaluation of contaminant exposure and genetic damage—Journal Article

For more visit the Bibliography of USGS Chesapeake Bay Publications page.

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