Charles County

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    Mattawoman Creek

    Mattawoman Creek is being threatened by the draft Comprehensive Plan proposed by the Charles County Planning Commission.

  • Pennsylvania Budget

    In July, Pennsylvania's legislature passed a budget but did not provide a plan to pay for these conservation measures. Since then, the state Senate narrowly passed a payment plan: a $2.2 billion revenue package that also contains several important administrative measures.

  • Virginia's Path to Clean Water

    A guide for candidates and residents on the path Virginia must take to stay on course toward fully restoring our rivers, streams, and the Chesapeake Bay.

  • Upwind Ozone Pollution

    On July 20, 2017, MDE filed a notice of intent to sue the Environmental Protection Agency for failing to respond to its petition for stronger air pollution controls in upwind states.

  • 50 Forward

    Celebrating CBF's 50-year milestone by inviting student leaders from across the watershed to share their vision for the next 50 years of Bay advocacy and restoration.

  • Eastern Oysters

    Chesapeake Bay oysters are rebounding due to restoration efforts and harvesting restrictions.

  • How To

    A compilation of "how to" content.

  • About the Bay

    A compilation of multimedia content tagged about the bay.

  • About CBF

    Compilation of multimedia content tagged as "About CBF"

  • Nutrient Trading

    Nutrient trading is a way for farmers, foresters, businesses and other facilities to reduce pollution more than is legally required and to sell such additional reductions as credits to other businesses, facilities, and local municipalities so they can meet their reduction requirements.

  • Smallmouth Bass

    Some fisheries biologists suggest that smallmouth bass may be like the "canary in the coal mine," indicating possible future health problems with other species of fish.

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