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CBF Statement on City of Virginia Beach Resolution Opposing Offshore Drilling

(VIRGINIA BEACH, VA)—Chesapeake Bay Foundation Senior Scientist Chris Moore issued the following statement regarding the passage of a resolution by the City of Virginia Beach opposing opening areas of the Atlantic Coast to offshore oil and gas drilling.

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CBF Releases Assessment of MD, VA, and PA Milestone Progress

(ANNAPOLIS, MD)—The Chesapeake Bay Foundation's assessment of progress made implementing milestone commitments in 2016 found Maryland and Virginia largely on track to meet commitments for reducing pollution and Pennsylvania falling significantly short in reducing nitrogen pollution.

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Oyster Gardening - Northern Neck (VA)

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Oyster Gardening - Hampton (VA)

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Clean Water Concert Series (MD)

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The crowd at the first concert in 2017's Clean Water Concert Series on Maryland's Eastern Shore.

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Photo of the Week: Warehouse Creek

A view of the sunset over Warehouse Creek on Maryland's Kent Island. The creek runs into the Eastern Bay which joins the Chesapeake at the southern tip of Kent Island.

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