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Stream Health

Restoring water quality in local rivers and streams is a key step toward meeting water quality standards across the entire Chesapeake Bay. Restoring rivers and streams also benefits the fish, wildlife and people that use them.

Outcome(s)

Stream Health Continually improve stream health and function throughout the watershed. Improve health and function of ten percent of stream miles above the 2008 baseline for the watershed.

Lead Goal Implementation Team(s)

Habitat Goal Implementation Team (GIT 2)

Lead Workgroup

Stream Health Workgroup

Partner Goal Implementation Team(s)

Water Quality Goal Implementation Team (GIT 3)
Maintain Healthy Watersheds Goal Implementation Team (GIT 4)

Participating Partners

State of Delaware
District of Columbia
State of Maryland
State of New York
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Commonwealth of Virginia
Chesapeake Bay Commission
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
National Park Service (NPS)
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)

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Contact(s)

Jennifer Greiner, Habitat Goal Team Coordinator
(410) 267-5783
410 Severn Avenue
Suite 112
Annapolis, Maryland 21403
jennifer_greiner@fws.gov

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