Legislative Priorities

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    CBF Staff

    The EPA's Chesapeake Bay Program

    Just as the Bay and its rivers are on the rebound, the president’s FY21 budget threatens to cut 91 percent of funding for EPA's Chesapeake Bay Program—the largest program to restore a body of water in U.S. history.

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    Leslie Bowman

    The Federal Farm Bill

    The Farm Bill includes conservation programs that offer tools and resources for farmers to stop pollution at its source and ensure our families enjoy clean water.

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    Tim McCabe/NRCS

    Securing Funding for Key Federal Agencies

    Continued funding for key federal programs is essential to meeting restoration targets across the watershed.

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