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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

NEWbulletChesapeake Bay Barometer supported by USGS and partner science ...read more

NEWbulletNew Technique Quickly Predicts Salt Marsh Vulnerability ...learn more

NEWbulletUSGS Paleoclimate Science Helps Set Realistic Pollution Standards ...read more

NEWbullet USGS water-quality results were cited as part of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation "State of the Bay" 2016 report ...read more

bulletUSGS releases initial water-quality report from small watershed study ...read more

bulletUSGS study reveals interactive effects of climate change, invasive species on native fish ...read more

bulletUSGS releases summary of selected 2016 Accomplishments ...read more

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

Recent Publications

NEWbulletStorms, channel changes, and a sediment budget for an urban-suburban stream, Difficult Run, Virginia, USA—Journal Article

NEWbulletPlanting richness affects the recovery of vegetation and soil processes in constructed wetlands following disturbance—Journal Article

NEWbulletChanges in Habitat Availability for Multiple Life Stages of Diamondback Terrapins (Malaclemys terrapin) in Chesapeake Bay in Response to Sea Level Rise—Journal Article

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

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

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




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