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Meet Our New Agriculture Policy Specialist, Devora Kimelman-Block

Meet Our New Agriculture Policy Specialist, Devora Kimelman-Block

Hello, my name is Devora Kimelman-Block and I’m thrilled to be the Agriculture Policy Specialist for Waterkeepers Chesapeake and its ...
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Waterkeepers Chesapeake Urges EPA to Fully Restore State, Tribal, and Community Rights Under the Clean Water Act’s Section 401

Waterkeepers Chesapeake Urges EPA to Fully Restore State, Tribal, and Community Rights Under the Clean Water Act’s Section 401

On August 8, 2022, Waterkeepers Chesapeake submitted comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) urging removal and replacement of regulations of ...
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Job Notice: Communications Director

Job Notice: Communications Director

Put yourself at the intersection of environmental advocacy, cutting edge policy, and a movement for clean water. Waterkeepers Chesapeake fights ...
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In Defense of Water 2022

In Defense of Water 2022

On November 17, Waterkeepers Chesapeake will gather at the beautiful Woodend Sanctuary in Chevy Chase, Maryland for our 6th Annual ...
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Waterkeepers Chesapeake Supports Ensuring Equitable Access to Courts in Virginia

Waterkeepers Chesapeake Supports Ensuring Equitable Access to Courts in Virginia

Waterkeepers Chesapeake and Potomac Riverkeeper Network joined an amici curiae brief filed on July 5, 2022 in the Virginia Supreme ...
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The Supreme Court Gutted the EPA. What Now?

We are outraged and alarmed by today’s overreaching U.S. Supreme Court decision on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s authority to ...
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‘State of the Chesapeake Bay’ Report Shows Lack of Enforcement in Maryland Led to Significant Increase in Pollution

‘State of the Chesapeake Bay’ Report Shows Lack of Enforcement in Maryland Led to Significant Increase in Pollution

The Chesapeake Bay Program released the annual State of the Chesapeake Bay report last week, analyzing the Bay’s health and ...
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Hardywood's "Sippin on a Dock of the Bay" to benefit Waterkeepers Chesapeake

Hardywood’s “Sippin on a Dock of the Bay” to benefit Waterkeepers Chesapeake

Hardywood Park Craft Brewery in Richmond is bringing back its Brewer & Artist Series for 2022. Their first release is ...
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Md. Inaction Can’t Spur Dam Relicensing, DC Circ. Told – Law360.com

Md. Inaction Can’t Spur Dam Relicensing, DC Circ. Told, Law360.com, May 26, 2022, by Keith Goldberg The Federal Energy Regulatory ...
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"Water is Life" Poetry Night Series at Busboys and Poets

“Water is Life” Poetry Night Series at Busboys and Poets

Join Waterkeepers Chesapeake to explore what water means to you through poetry and story. What does water mean to you? ...
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