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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Ocean City Council Votes to Prohibit All Electric Bikes on the Boardwalk
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Ocean City Council Votes to Prohibit All Electric Bikes on the Boardwalk

After a lengthy and spirited debate, the Ocean City Council voted 4-3 Tuesday to prohibit all electric bikes on the Boardwalk. E-bikes have been a hot topic for…

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Is that a Crab?! Crabs in Camouflage
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Is that a Crab?! Crabs in Camouflage

Did you know that many crustaceans use camouflage to hide from predators? When visiting the Coastal Bays be sure to pay attention to your surroundings, you might just…

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Pedego Electric Bikes Store Owner Reacts to Boardwalk E-Bike Ban
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Pedego Electric Bikes Store Owner Reacts to Boardwalk E-Bike Ban

The Ocean City Council voted last week to allow Class 1 electric bicycles on the Boardwalk. However, Class 2 and 3  bicycles are prohibited. The Decision Councilman Tony…

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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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Boardwalk Bicycle Hours Extended
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Boardwalk Bicycle Hours Extended

Bicycles will now be allowed on the Boardwalk from 2 a.m. to 2 p.m., seven days a week through Labor Day. The Ocean City Council voted unanimously to…

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The Brilliant and Brainless Jellyfish
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The Brilliant and Brainless Jellyfish

Residents and visitors alike know that the summer season brings a whole range of fascinating animals to our Coastal Bays watershed. As the temperature of the bays warm,…

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Snapshots of Assateague Island
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Snapshots of Assateague Island

A Gallery of the Beach                                     Photos taken by Mikayla Denault…

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Ocean City Tuna Tournament Prepares for Competition This Weekend!
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Ocean City Tuna Tournament Prepares for Competition This Weekend!

The Ocean City Tuna Tournament takes place July 10th – 12th. History The Ocean City Tuna Tournament first kicked off 33 years ago as a local tournament. Now,…

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White Marlin Open Prepares for Exciting, but Safe Tournament
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White Marlin Open Prepares for Exciting, but Safe Tournament

The 47th Annual White Marlin Open will be held August 3rd – 7th. While organizers promise an enthusiastic tournament, they are indeed instituting numerous safety precautions to ensure the health…

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