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2010 Chesapeake Bay Program Partner Restoration Highlights

Publication date: June 03, 2010 | Type of document: Report | Download: Electronic Version

2010 Chesapeake Bay Program Partner Restoration Highlights

Strategy to Accelerate the Protection and Restoration of Submerged Aquatic Vegetation in the Chesapeake Bay

Publication date: December 01, 2003 | Type of document: Policy Memorandum | Download: Electronic Version

This document presents a strategy to accelerate the protection and restoration of submerged aquatic vegetation, or SAV, in the Chesapeake Bay and its tidal tributaries.

Chesapeake Bay Riparian Handbook: A Guide for Establishing and Maintaining Riparian Forest Buffers

Publication date: June 01, 1998 | Type of document: Report | Download: Electronic Version

The purpose of this handbook is to provide professional land managers and planners with the latest information on the functions, design, establishment and management of riparian forest buffers.

Directive No. 94-1: Riparian Forest Buffers

Publication date: October 14, 1994 | Type of document: Directive | Download: Electronic Version

We now recognize that forests along waterways, also known as "riparian forests," are an important resource that protects water quality and provides habitat and food necessary to support fish survival and reproduction. Used as buffers,…

Adoption Statement on Riparian Forest Buffers

Publication date: October 10, 1996 | Type of document: Adoption Statement | Download: Electronic Version

In past commitments, we agreed to reduce nutrients, to restore habitat, to improve access to thousands of miles of habitat for migratory fish, and to enhance watershed management by developing and implementing tributary-specific…

Directive No. 03-01: Expanded Riparian Forest Buffer Goals

Publication date: December 08, 2003 | Type of document: Directive | Download: Electronic Version

We, the members of the Chesapeake Executive Council, hereby reaffirm our commitment to restoring the Chesapeake Bay, in part, by protecting and restoring riparian lands along the watershed’s thousands of miles of stream and shoreline.

Bay Barometer: A Health and Restoration Assessment of the Chesapeake Bay and Watershed in 2009

Publication date: April 07, 2010 | Type of document: Report | Download: Electronic Version

Bay Barometer: A Health and Restoration Assessment of the Chesapeake Bay and Watershed in 2009 provides detailed results on many aspects of the ecosystem and the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay.

Chesapeake Bay Underwater Grasses

Publication date: September 22, 2003 | Type of document: Backgrounder | Download: Electronic Version

Bay grasses are a unique yardstick for measuring the progress of Chesapeake Bay restoration efforts because they are not under harvest pressure and their health is closely linked to water quality. In recent years both the health and…

Charting the Chesapeake's Recovery: The Course for Clean Water in the Bay and its Watershed

Publication date: May 12, 2009 | Type of document: | Download: Electronic Version

Charting the Chesapeake's Recovery: The Course for Clean Water in the Bay and its Watershed

2011 Milestones to Reduce Nitrogen and Phosphorus

Publication date: May 12, 2009 | Type of document: Report | Download: Electronic Version

2011 Milestones to Reduce Nitrogen and Phosphorus

Bay Barometer: A Health and Restoration Assessment of the Chesapeake Bay and Watershed in 2008

Publication date: March 19, 2009 | Type of document: Report | Download: Electronic Version

Despite increased restoration efforts throughout the watershed, the overall health of the Chesapeake Bay did not improve in 2008, according to a Chesapeake Bay Program report released today. The Chesapeake Bay Program, however, exceeded…

Bay Barometer: A Health and Restoration Assessment of the Chesapeake Bay and Watershed in 2008 - Executive Summary

Publication date: March 19, 2009 | Type of document: Report | Download: Electronic Version

Bay Barometer: A Health and Restoration Assessment of the Chesapeake Bay and Watershed in 2008 provides detailed results on many aspects of the ecosystem and the restoration of the Chesapeake Bay.



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