The Chesapeake Bay Hydraulic Model, envisioned, designed, and constructed by the Army Corps of Engineers in the late 1970’s, was created to replicate the fluid dynamics of the Chesapeake Bay, one of the world’s largest and most complex estuaries. 982 more words
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Courtesy of Kent Island Heritage Society
It was one hundred years ago.
The end of summer.
Kent Island, like most of the Chesapeake Bay’s Eastern Shore, was still very rural, its sparse population living in close-to-the-soil agricultural communities based around family farms and country stores, or in rough-and-tumble watermen’s enclaves. 1,184 more words
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The CrossFit community is helping families who lost everything in the Kent Island tornado.
Last month, the tornado caused extensive damage when it ripped through the Stevensville area. 245 more words
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Still reeling from tornadoes, people in two Eastern Shore communities are assessing the damage and beginning to rebuild.
Unusually strong summer storms over the past two weeks spawned powerful twisters that destroyed homes, but spared lives. 413 more words