Oct 2019 Updates

October 29, 2019
Governor Hogan Announces Landmark Agreement with Exelon on Conowingo Dam
Office of Governor Hogan

October 28, 2019
Maryland Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade Combats Eutrophication
Water & Wastes Digest

October 25, 2019
Waynesboro Finishes Wetland Project to Prevent Stormwater Pollution of Chesapeake Bay
The News Virginian

October 24, 2019
Submerged Gravel Wetland Project Underway in Berlin
The Dispatch

Cardin, Van Hollen Announce $250K to Boost Bay Coastal Resiliency
The Star Democrat

October 22, 2019
What's the Status of Chesapeake Bay Funding after Trump Proposed Huge Cut?

October 21, 2019
Bay Scientists Studying Environmental, Economic Uses for Hemp
Bay Journal

October 17, 2019
Sunny Day Flooding Strikes Waterfront
Alexandria Times

October 16, 2019
Iowa’s Farmers – and American Eaters – Need a National Discussion on Transforming US Agriculture
The Conversation

October 15, 2019
GGRA Draft Plan – Comment Period Ongoing

Outreach Strategies Cropping Up to Help Growing Number of Female Farmers
Bay Journal

Storm Water Fee, Plan to Reduce Sewage in Susquehanna River Scrutinized by Harrisburg Officials

October 14, 2019
Indigenous Farming Practices Failing as Climate Change Disrupts Seasons
National Geographic

October 10, 2019
Partnership to Accelerate Clean Water, Farmland Protection
Augusta Free Press

Some Chesapeake Bay States Fighting EPA Clean Water Rule Rollback

Chesapeake Bay Stewardship Fund 2019 Grant Recipients
National Fish & Wildlife Foundation

Company’s Payoff Comes when Stream Restoration Work is Proven Effective
Bay Journal

October 9, 2019
County to Develop Climate Change Resiliency Strategy
Maryland Independent

Wastewater Treatment Plant in Sykesville Upgraded to Release Fewer Pollutants into Patapsco River
Carroll County Times

October 8, 2019
Supreme Court Will Hear Atlantic Coast Pipeline Case
Bay Journal

As Sea Levels Rise, So Do Ghost Forests
New York Times

MD. Leaders Clash Over Bay Bridge Construction Impact
Chesapeake Bay Magazine

October 7, 2019
Chesapeake Cleanup Became “Model Restoration for the World”
Richmond Times-Dispatch

October 4, 2019
Virginia Aims to Improve Water Quality by Transporting Tons of Poultry Waste Around the State
Virginia Mercury

EPA Awards Grants to Support Pollution Reduction Plan Tied to Conowingo Reservoir Infill
Cecil Whig

October 3, 2019
Toxic Coal Ash Violations on Potomac River
Chesapeake Bay Magazine

October 2, 2019
Gov. Wolf Aims to Raise Pa.’s Profile in Climate Change Fight by Joining Multi-State Carbon Tax Program

October 1, 2019
More Frequent and Intense Tropical Storms Mean Less Recovery Time for the World's Coastline
The Conversation

Tripod-Palooza – USGS Collaborates with Federal, State and Academic Partners to Support Coastal Resiliency in the Wider Chesapeake Bay Area

Correctional Conservation Collaborative Trains New Generation of Riparian Forest Buffer Professionals
Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay

Recap of 2019 LGAC Forum: Stormwater & Green Infrastructure Workforce Development
Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay