MRA is excited to be a part of the Northgate-Dutra team to explore solutions to sediment build-up at the Conowingo Dam! Managing sediment in the Chesapeake Bay watershed is a critical issue that touches on a range of landscape issues including economic development, environmental stewardship, and community resiliency. Stay tuned!
Maryland officials said Monday they expect a pilot project to test removal of a portion of dredge materials from Conowingo Dam to be “substantially complete” later this year.
Source: State says pilot project to collect, test dredge material from Conowingo Dam will be completed this year – The Aegis