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Members of the media are invited to contact the Chesapeake Bay Program communications office with questions and requests for interviews or information.

Recent Releases

February 02, 2016

Chesapeake Bay Program Makes Measured Progress Toward Restoring the Watershed

The Chesapeake Bay Program and its partners are making measured progress toward the goals and outcomes of the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement, as experts report positive observations of pollution loads and living resource abundance.

October 08, 2015

Cleaner Air, Cleaner Waters: Story Map Illustrates Air Pollution Reductions Over Time

Today, the Chesapeake Bay Program unveiled a new story map showing how the Clean Air Act regulations, as well as decades of enforcement actions, have led to a steady decline in air pollution across the Chesapeake region.  In particular,...

October 06, 2015

Record $11.5 Million Will Support Cleaner Water, Improved Habitat in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed

The Chesapeake Bay Program and the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) today announced the recipients of a record $11.5 million in grants for restoration, conservation and environmental outreach across the Chesapeake Bay...

July 30, 2015

Chesapeake Bay’s Underwater Grass Abundance Rises 27 Percent in 2014

Between 2013 and 2014, underwater grass abundance in the Chesapeake Bay rose 27 percent. The 75,835-acre total is 41 percent of the goal set forth in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement: to restore 185,000 acres of underwater grasses...

Media Advisories

December 08, 2015

Fisheries Scientists, Managers, Constituents to Discuss Chesapeake Bay Fishery Resource Management

The Chesapeake Bay Program’s Sustainable Fisheries Goal Implementation Team will meet Monday, December 14 to discuss topics of critical importance to important fishery species in the Bay. Sessions will feature presentations by top...

July 30, 2015

Chesapeake Bay’s Underwater Grass Abundance Rose Last Year

In a conference call Thursday, July 30 at 11 a.m., scientists with the Chesapeake Bay Program (CBP) will discuss the 2014 results of their annual Bay-wide survey of underwater grasses from Susquehanna Flats to the mouth of the Bay and...

July 29, 2015

2015 Chesapeake Executive Council Annual Meeting

On Thursday, July 23, the Chesapeake Executive Council (EC) will hold a public meeting and press event during which they are expected to announce the completion of the long-anticipated strategies for meeting the goals of Chesapeake Bay...

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Margaret Enloe
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