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Late August Chesapeake Mainstem Hypoxia Report Show Better Than Average Oxygen Conditions

Maryland Department of Natural Resources monitoring data shows that dissolved oxygen conditions in the Maryland portion of the Chesapeake Bay mainstem were better than average in late August 2020. The hypoxic water volume — areas with less than 2 mg/l oxygen — was 0.79 cubic miles compared to a historical late August average (1985-2019) of […]