Winter Waterfowl: Not Always at your Peck and Call
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Winter Waterfowl: Not Always at your Peck and Call

During these cold, wet, winter months, it can be hard to find life in the Coastal Bays. However, there are many interesting creatures who call our watershed home…

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Hearts for Heroes in Berlin, Maryland
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Hearts for Heroes in Berlin, Maryland

Valentine’s Day weekend is for Hearts – and for Heroes The Berlin, Maryland Chamber of Commerce proudly announces the launch of their Hearts for Heroes campaign.  Downtown area businesses…

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14 Things to do in Ocean City during the quiet season
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14 Things to do in Ocean City during the quiet season

If you are planning on visiting Ocean City during the quiet season, don’t expect to be twiddling your thumbs looking for things to do. It’s fair to say…

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Rays in the Bays? The Differences Between Skates and Rays in our Waterways
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Rays in the Bays? The Differences Between Skates and Rays in our Waterways

Wonderous and wildly misunderstood; there’s no other way to describe rays… or is it skates? Is there a difference? Wait, what even is a skate? Contrary to popular…

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The New Happenings in Berlin
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The New Happenings in Berlin

Last week, Ivy Wells, Director of Economic Development for the Town of Berlin, MD, contacted me to follow-up on an inquiry I made about the new happenings in…

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Ice Ice Berlin Dazzles Attendees
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Ice Ice Berlin Dazzles Attendees

#BetterInBerlin While Ocean City, MD was having its Winterfest of Lights 2020 on Friday, November 27th, the Coolest Small Town in America, nearby Berlin, MD was doing something…

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Pardon Me: The Eastern Wild Turkey’s Return to the Shore
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Pardon Me: The Eastern Wild Turkey’s Return to the Shore

Birds of Bounty Five species of turkeys can be found in the United States, but only the Eastern wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is found in Maryland. The Eastern…

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Alewife: An Oktoberfest Star
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Alewife: An Oktoberfest Star

October is a month of many occasions, Halloween, Oktoberfest, and the lesser known but equally important annual return of anadromous fish from our watershed to their ocean habitats.…

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Striped Burrfish: The Not so Common Creature
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Striped Burrfish: The Not so Common Creature

If you’re lucky enough, when visiting Ocean City, and Maryland’s Coastal Bays, you may spot a Striped Burrfish!! Is it a pufferfish? What is the difference? When looking…

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Chamber Music by the Sea Hosts Virtual Festival
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Chamber Music by the Sea Hosts Virtual Festival

Classical Music Festival Adapts to Changes     With the changing times, many organizations and musicians have cancelled events. The pandemic prevents these large gatherings and makes people…

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