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Maryland Gov. Hogan to Wolf: Pa. needs to up its game on Chesapeake Bay cleanup

BY: - August 29, 2019

In a sternly worded letter, GOP Gov. Larry Hogan said Maryland "urgently needs a more complete and comprehensive commitment from Pennsylvania."

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How your diet may be contributing to dead zones in Lake Erie and the Chesapeake Bay | Analysis

BY: - July 16, 2019

Scientists are predicting major algae blooms in Lake Erie and large dead zones in the Chesapeake Bay and Gulf of Mexico this summer. Nutrient pollution from industrial corn farming is a major driver.

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Pennsylvania is ‘broken’ link in Chesapeake Bay cleanup effort, report says

BY: - May 29, 2019

Pennsylvania's efforts to reduce the flow of pollution into the Chesapeake Bay lag far behind its neighbors, and the state could face action from federal regulators if it doesn’t clean up its act soon.

‘A slap in the face’: Environmentalists slam Trump’s proposal to slash Chesapeake Bay cleanup funds

BY: - March 11, 2019

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Monday issued his latest proposal to dramatically scale back the funding for Chesapeake Bay cleanup programs. In his fiscal 2020 budget request, Trump suggested cutting federal spending for the Chesapeake Bay Program from its current level of $73 million to $7.3 million. The answer from the activists at the […]