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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 Deploys Crews in Advance of Hurricane Joaquin in Virginia more

NEWbulletUSGS enhances statistical techniques to assess water-quality trends more

bulletUSGS science will inform key strategies to restore the Bay watershed more

bulletUSGS leads STAC report on Land Management Effects on Water-Quality Status and Trends more

bulletNew USGS report: Excess manure and fertilizer are worsening water-quality conditions on Eastern Shore of Chesapeake more

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

Recent Publications

NEWbulletAccounting for groundwater in stream fish thermal habitat responses to climate change—Journal Article

bulletA bootstrap method for estimating uncertainty of water quality trends—Journal Article

bulletUnderstanding Nutrients in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed and Implications for Management and Restoration—The Eastern Shore—Circular 1406 (Revised 5-6-15, ver. 1.1)

bulletSediment Transport and Capacity Change in Three Reservoirs, Lower Susquehanna River Basin, Pennsylvania and Maryland, 1900–2012—Open-File Report 2014-1235

bulletRising air and stream-water temperatures in Chesapeake Bay region—ArticleFeature

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

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