May 2019 Updates

29 May 2019
USDA Resumes Program that Pays Farmers to Plant Forested Stream Buffers
Bay Journal

28 May 2019
Nonprofit to EPA: Enforce Pollution Diet or Face Lawsuit
Greenwire

27 May 2019
Study Highlights Vulnerability of Rural Coast to Sea-Level Rise
VIMS

23 May 2019
Editorial: Rolling Back Clean Water Rules Would Devastate the Potomac, Bay
Bay Journal

Report: Low Health Score Rains on Chesapeake Bay Recovery
Chesapeake Bay Magazine

20 May 2019
Livestock Fencing Needs to Pick Up Pace in Shenandoah Valley
Bay Journal

17 May 2019
Climate-Smart Farming: Save the Earth – and Make Money?
CBS News

16 May 2019
Opinion: Climate Change Poses a Threat to Cultural Heritage
Scientific American

Groups Hope to Plant More Oysters on Reefs in Severn River after High Survival Rate Last Year
Capital Gazette

14 May 2019
Pipeline Proposal May Undermine Delmarva Forestry Industry, Critics Say
Bay Journal

13 May 2019
USDA Funds Available to Communities Trying to Solve Stormwater Runoff Problem
TribLive

State Provides Details for Watershed Plan
Kent County News

11 May 2019
Maryland DNR Receives $1 Million Grant
The Star Democrat

10 May 2019
Rebuilding More Resilient Salt Marsh at Quonochontaug Pond
NOAA Fisheries

Composting, Clean-ups and Comprehensive Planning Combat Litter
RouteFifty

9 May 2019
Can We Prepare for Climate Impacts without Creating Financial Chaos?
Ensia

Coastal Recovery: Bringing a damaged Wetland Back to Life
Yale 360

Governor Cuomo Announces Nearly $9 Million Awarded to Support Water Quality Protection Projects on New York Livestock Farms
Office of the Governor of New York

PA Land Trust Assn: New Guide to Working with Nature to Manage Stormwater
PA Environmnetal Digest Blog

8 May 2019
Md. Board of Public Works Approves $17M in Clean Water & Chesapeake Bay Funding
WBOC

Hampton Roads Wastewater-to-Aquifer Recharge Project Showing Results
Bay Journal

6 May 2019
A Soggy 2018 Leaves its Mark on Maryland's Eastern Shore
Chesapeake Bay Program

4 May 2019
Humble Seagrass Could Play a Crucial Role in Protecting our Coasts
World Economic Forum

3 May 2019
Blue Water Baltimore Releases its Baltimore Water Watch Tool
Feedstuffs

State Plans Reveal Tough Path to 2025 Cleanup Goals
Bay Journal

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