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Prakash Patel

Bay Discussion Comes at Critical Point for Virginia's Clean Water Blueprint

(VIRGINIA BEACH) – A May 14 discussion with leading Chesapeake Bay science and restoration experts comes as Virginia completes its final update to the Clean Water Blueprint, which creates a roadmap to a restored Bay.

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Chesapeake Bay Foundation Opposes Changes to Mercury and Air Toxics Standards

(ANNAPOLIS, MD)—The Chesapeake Bay Foundation has submitted comments to EPA opposing proposed changes to the analysis underlying the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards.

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Julia Poust

CBF Statement on Virginia Stream Fencing Proposals

(RICHMOND, VA)—CBF Virginia Executive Director Rebecca Tomazin issued the following statement on livestock stream fencing proposals in the draft update to Virginia’s Clean Water Blueprint

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