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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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Bay Paddle Pre-Paddle Party

Bay Paddle Pre-Paddle Party

Come out, mingle with paddler friends, and register for this years’ Bay Paddle! Join Oyster Recovery Partnership, Chesapeake Conservancy, and ...
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Bay Paddle 2022

Bay Paddle 2022

An epic multi-day, staged paddle race to protect the Chesapeake Bay. August 27 – August 31, 2022 The Chesapeake Bay ...
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Clean Water Bills Pass in Maryland, Backtrack in Virginia

Clean Water Bills Pass in Maryland, Backtrack in Virginia

In a victory for protecting clean water and preventing environmental injustices, the Maryland legislature passed several bills championed by Waterkeepers ...
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Chesapeake Conversations: Celebrating Clean Water Policy

Chesapeake Conversations: Celebrating Clean Water Policy

On Wednesday, April 27th at 6:30pm, join Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake’s – One Water Partnership, Chesapeake Bay Commission, Center ...
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Press Release: Maryland Legislature Passes Bills Strengthening Clean Water Protections and Ensuring Equity

Press Release: Maryland Legislature Passes Bills Strengthening Clean Water Protections and Ensuring Equity

Three bills improve the state’s regulation, enforcement, and public notice under the Clean Water Act (Takoma Park, MD) – In ...
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Chesapeake Bay Week Films Feature Local Waterkeepers

Chesapeake Bay Week Films Feature Local Waterkeepers

Immerse yourself in the history, science and culture of our nation’s largest estuary as part of Maryland Public Television’s 18th ...
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Press Release: Waterkeepers Chesapeake Launches Clean Water Act 50th Anniversary Campaign

Press Release: Waterkeepers Chesapeake Launches Clean Water Act 50th Anniversary Campaign

Campaign encourages citizen activism to reclaim the right to clean waterways (Takoma Park, Md.) — Waterkeepers Chesapeake launches the Clean ...
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MOM's 5% Day for Clean Water Act 50th Anniversary - April 6

MOM’s 5% Day for Clean Water Act 50th Anniversary – April 6

MOM’s Organic Market is supporting local Waterkeepers and the Clean Water Act 50th Anniversary Campaign with a 5% Day on ...
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We Ask EPA to Focus on Clean Water Act on its 50th Anniversary

We Ask EPA to Focus on Clean Water Act on its 50th Anniversary

This past October, Adam Ortiz became the new EPA Regional Administrator for Region 3. The member groups, colleagues, and allies ...
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