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Baltimore harbor water quality improves, report finds

Testing for fecal bacteria in Baltimore’s harbor and its watershed showed dramatic improvements last year, but scientists are unsure why the improvement happened. The test scores were revealed in the Harbor Heartbeat report, replacing the annual Healthy Harbor report and ...

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PHOTOS: Professor Trash Wheel is coming together

Freddie Bane, shop engineer for Clearwater Mills LLC drills holes to mount the protective canopy on the world’s newest trash wheel, called “Professor Trash Wheel.” The second trash collection system of its kind, will be installed by the Waterfront Partnership at ...

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Initiative aims to make Inner Harbor fishable, swimmable

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, students from The Crossroads School and the Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore officially announced on Wednesday morning the city's plan to clean up the Inner Harbor over the next decade. The Healthy Harbor initiative's ultimate goal is to make the harbor clean enough to both fish and swim in by 2020.

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Baltimore to unveil healthy harbor plan

Swimming and fishing aren’t activities that often come to mind when most think about Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. However, Baltimore city officials are hoping to change that. Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake plans to unveil the city’s Healthy Harbor plan next week along ...

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