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Media contacts, the latest news and stories on CBF and the Chesapeake Bay, and quick links to more information.

Media Contacts


John Surrick

Director of Media Relations

AJ Metcalf

Media & Communications Coordinator

BJ Small

Media & Communications Coordinator

Kenny Fletcher

Media & Communications Coordinator
Federal Office

Lisa Caruso

Media & Communications Coordinator
General Communications

Rob Beach

Vice President of Communications


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Matt Kowalski/CBF Staff

CBF Calls on MDE to Deny Hurlock Spray Irrigation Permit

CBF scientists are concerned a groundwater discharge permit renewal that would enable the Town of Hurlock’s wastewater treatment plant to continue spraying 725,000 gallons of treated wastewater per day onto farm fields puts water quality and wildlife at risk.

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Bob Diller

Virginia Rep. Donald McEachin, Champion for Clean Water and Environmental Justice, Passes

U.S. Rep. Donald McEachin, who represented Virginia’s fourth Congressional district including parts of Richmond and Central and Southside Virginia, passed away Nov. 28.

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Justin Black/iLCP

CBF Issues Statement On EPA Analysis of PA WIP

On Monday the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that Pennsylvania’s final Watershed Implementation Plan did not demonstrate how the Commonwealth would meet its Bay Restoration goals for nitrogen and sediment pollution reduction.

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