Listen to the swimmers; invest in the Chesapeake’s health

Open-water swimming in the Chesapeake is the hottest new sport. Swimmers have noticed the cleaner water in recent years. But they are worried the federal government may sharply cut back investments in the Bay just as it is showing so much improvement.

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