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The Chesapeake Bay in the News

The Chesapeake Bay is frequently in the news.  If you search the Washington Post on-line, you will easily find dozens of articles.   For example, these articles are very relevant to the SCE Forum:


The Chesapeake Bay could be set for a rebound

Washington Post Editorial


Chesapeake Bay crabs are making a big comeback


Experts: Wet Weather Causing More Bay Pollution


Another fresh start on cleaning up Chesapeake Bay


 Bay Barometer Released; Annual Assessment Shows 38 Percent of Bay Health Goals Met in 2008


Old Ideas Are Polluting the Chesapeake Bay  By Angus Phillips, Washington Post. 


New Rules to Be Enforced On Poultry Farms' Manure

By David A. Fahrenthold
Washington Post Staff Writer
Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Group sues to force EPA to clean up Chesapeake Bay

U.S. Water News Online
Monday, January 5, 2009; 3:43 PM

Failure on the Chesapeake Bay
Editorial: The cleanup effort will need political courage if it's ever to succeed.

Saturday, January 3, 2009; A12

EPA Called A 'Negative Factor' in Bay Cleanup

By Ashley Halsey III
Washington Post Staff Writer
Tuesday, December 30, 2008; B01

Dirty Water: Trouble on the way to a clean Chesapeake Bay and Patuxent and Potomac Rivers

Wednesday, January 2, 2008, Washington Post Editorial

What Would It Take to Clean Up The Bay by 2010?

Monday, January 29, 2007; Washington Post Page A01

A Revitalized Chesapeake May Be Decades Away: EPA Official Warns of Slow Progress Toward 2010 Goals

Friday, January 5, 2007; Washington Post Page A01