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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

NEWbulletUSGS releases initial water-quality report from small watershed study more

NEWbulletUSGS study reveals interactive effects of climate change, invasive species on native fish more

NEWbulletChesapeake highlighted at Science Enterprise Workshop more

bulletHampton Roads and USGS develop an innovative approach to address sea-level rise ...learn more

bulletUSGS helps develop synthesis of Conowingo Reservoir findings read more....

bulletUSGS contributes to workshop report on climate change projections for Chesapeake more

bulletUSGS releases summary of selected 2016 Accomplishments more

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

Recent Publications

NEWbulletPatterns of diel variation in nitrate concentrations in the Potomac River—Journal Article

NEWbulletBrook trout use of thermal refugia and foraging habitat influenced by brown trout—Journal Artcle

bulletClimate variability and extremes, interacting with nitrogen storage, amplify eutrophication risk—Journal Article

bulletTransport of hydraulic fracturing waste from Pennsylvania wells: A county-level analysis of road use and associated road repair costs—Journal Article

bulletValidating a mass balance accounting approach to using 7Be measurements to estimate event-based erosion rates over an extended period at the catchment scale—Journal Article

bulletDermocystidium sp. Infection in Blue Ridge Sculpin Captured in Maryland—Journal Article

bulletRichness, biomass, and nutrient content of a wetland macrophyte community affect soil nitrogen cycling in a diversity-ecosystem functioning experiment—Journal Article

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

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

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