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Pollution Diet In, Goodlatte Amendment Out

From the Choose Clean Water Coalition (http://www.choosecleanwater.org):   A big thanks to everyone who wrote or called Hill offices opposing the Goodlatte Amendment!  We’re happy to report the Goodlatte Amendment was stripped from the final 2011 funding bill that passed … Continue reading

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Stop the Congressional Attack on our Local Rivers & the Chesapeake

From the Choose Clean Water Coalition (http://www.choosecleanwater.org):   Goodlatte Amendment to Budget Bill Protects Polluters, Leaves Clean Water At Risk The U.S. House and Senate have agreed on a temporary budget fix to keep the federal government from shutting down. … Continue reading

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Farm Lobby Targets Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Bill

By Geof Koss, CQ Staff (http://www.cq.com)   Dozens of powerful agricultural groups are trying to squelch possible lame-duck action on legislation intended to clean up the Chesapeake Bay that critics say would have ramifications far beyond the mid-Atlantic region.   … Continue reading

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Learn More and Act to Restore and Promote Clean Water

Please join this historic opportunity to restore and protect our local waterways and the Chesapeake Bay.   Because we have failed to clean up our local waterways and the Bay, a massive cleanup plan for our region is underway. The … Continue reading

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Chesapeake Bay Program—Comments Sought for PA Plan, EPA Bay Pollution Limits through November 8

From Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (http://www.depweb.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/dep_home/5968):   The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection will be accepting comments on Pennsylvania’s Draft Chesapeake Bay Watershed Implementation Plan (draft WIP). Comments will be collected Sept. 24, 2010 – Nov. 8, 2010. The draft WIP … Continue reading

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One Step Back for Clean Water

Penn Future Facts: Vol. 12, No. 13 – June 23, 2010   Go to http://www.pennfuture.org/UserFiles/PDFs/vol12no13_062310.pdf for a printable copy   We’ve taken some major steps forward in the long effort to clean up the Chesapeake Bay. The states in the … Continue reading

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