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Two-year Milestones Set to Speed Chesapeake Bay Restoration

Two-year Milestones Set to Speed Chesapeake Bay Restoration

WASHINGTON, DC, November 24, 2008 (ENS) – To accelerate progress toward cleaning up the nation’s largest estuary, the Chesapeake Executive Council agreed at its annual meeting on Thursday to set restoration milestones every two years. These milestones will focus the partnership on achieving the Chesapeake Bay Program’s science-based goals to reduce excess levels of nitrogen,…

Chesapeake Bay Health Slipping Year by Year

Chesapeake Bay Health Slipping Year by Year

ANNAPOLIS, Maryland, December 11, 2007 (ENS) – The health of the Chesapeake Bay is deteriorating, according to a new report from the nonprofit Chesapeake Bay Foundation. Meanwhile, the governors of states bordering the Bay say they are doing their best to improve the health of the nation’s largest estuary and claim they are making progress.…