• Mixed Results for Submerged Aquatic Vegetation (SAV) (7/30/2021) - Underwater grasses, or SAVs, have been in the news lately as the annual observations of their spread and health has recently been released. The results show the third consecutive year of overall decline. (See https://news.maryland.gov/dnr/2021/07/28/lingering-impacts-from-extreme-weather-events-affect-chesapeake-bay-underwater-grasses-in-2020/) However, several areas actually saw an … Continued
  • Chesapeake Bay Program Issues Annual Report on Bay Health (6/25/2021) - The Chesapeake Bay Program has issued its annual report on Bay health. The map continues to show poor water quality throughout the Bay and its rivers. Nitrogen levels improved while phosphorus increased and clarity declined. The Program analyzes scientific and … 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
  • Recent Results Show Improved Water Quality (11/9/2019) - Our efforts are working!  A recently completed study conducted on behalf of the Maryland Department of Environment (MDE) indicated significant and improving nutrient reductions in the three tributaries of the Corsica River. Both the long term (2006-2017) and short term … Continued