|TAKE ACTION: Protect Farm Bill Conservation Programs |
Right now, the House and Senate are behind closed doors, negotiating a new Farm Bill. Bay restoration relies heavily on key conservation programs within the bill that protect our local water quality. Please make sure your representatives preserve this vital funding to Bay state farmers. TAKE ACTION NOW!
|Good Things Are Happening|
Across the watershed, from Pennsylvania to Virginia, people are pulling together to restore the Bay and its waters. Through a variety of innovative, collaborative clean water projects, good things are starting to happen! Click here for a glimpse of these successes.
|How Is Virginia Doing? |
CBF's Hampton Roads Director Christy Everett updates us on how Virginia is faring in Bay restoration. "[Virginia] needs to make changes if it wants to stay on track to meet its Bay clean-up commitments." Learn what exactly needs to be done. Plus, read other updates on our local Bay-saving efforts in Maryland and Pennsylvania.
|Keeping Bay Restoration on Track|
The news is out! Our latest assessment report evaluates what progress the Bay states are���or are not���making toward clean water restoration. It celebrates the areas where states are exceeding the Chesapeake Bay restoration goals, but also shines a light on areas needing improvement. So, how did your state measure up? Read on to find out!
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Photo credits: (left column) Courtesy of NRCS, CBF Staff, Jamie Betts/TPL, Chelsea Hachey/CBF Staff; (right column) Courtesy of Ian Robbins/CBF Staff, Courtesy of Virginia River Restoration, Courtesy of SmithGroup JJR, Andrew Bliss/CBF Staff, Michael Sheehan, Heather Tuckfield/CBF Staff.
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