• Beautiful But Deadly: Spotted Lanternfly (10/27/2021) - The spotted lanternfly is the latest invasive species to be found in the Mid-Atlantic area. The first 2020 hatch of this dangerous pest was spotted in Cecil County in May. https://news.maryland.gov/mda/press-release/2020/05/21/department-confirms-first-spotted-lanternfly-hatch-of-2020/ The insect can destroy agriculture crops, including corn and … Continued
  • Corsica River Water Testing Results for Summer 2021 (9/10/2021) - CRC volunteers worked with ShoreRivers to test bacteria levels at two sites in the Corsica, at the Town Wharf and at the Corsica River Sailing Center (CRYC). The units for bacteria samples are colony-forming units (cfu), and ShoreRivers utilizes the … Continued
  • Mark your calendar for Corsica River Day (9/2/2021) - Sunday, September 12, 2021, noon till 4 pm – Corsica River Sailing Center at Ship Point – 589 Conquest Road, Centreville – Free Family Event with Fun for All –   Activities for kids and adults include pony rides, kayaking, … Continued
  • Leaky Wastewater Pipes Discharge Drugs (8/19/2021) - In a recent study funded by the National Science Foundation, researchers were able to isolate human doses of pharmaceuticals in the wastewater stream attributed to leaky pipes alone and estimate annual loads of pollution in the Chesapeake Bay. The data … Continued
  • Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (8/12/2021) - The United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has released the sixth assessment of its Working Group I. The report addresses the most up-to-date physical understanding of the climate system and climate change, bringing together the latest advances in climate … Continued
  • Corsica Water Quality Testing Begins (6/12/2021) - CRC volunteers are working with ShoreRivers to test bacteria levels at two sites in the Corsica, at the Town Wharf and at the Corsica River Sailing Center.  Results are posted every Friday at theswimguide.org Results from the week of June … Continued
  • No Discharge Zone for Chester River in Effect May 17 (5/22/2021) - The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announced that the Chester River and its tributaries are now a No Discharge Zone, an area of water where the discharge of all boat sewage — even when treated by a sanitation device — … Continued
  • Blue Crab Winter Dredge Survey (5/22/2021) - The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced the results of the 2021 Blue Crab Winter Dredge Survey, which annually estimates the number of blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay. The 2021 results showed that the spawning age female numbers … Continued
  • QAC Comprehensive Plan Update (1/26/2021) - Community Involvement Needed for Queen Anne’s County Comprehensive Plan Update The County is currently updating its Comprehensive Plan. The update is required every 10 years and guides subsequent decision making including land use, zoning and permitting, and other activities in … Continued
  • Corsica Restoration 15 Years On (12/29/2020) -   CRC has just published a report on restoration efforts. Read the entire report here: The Course of the Corsica: A Report on Restoration.   As the Corsica restoration enters its 15th year, it continues to serve as a model … Continued