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Maryland Still Supporting the Flawed Conowingo Dam Settlement Agreement

On Monday, August 24, 2020, the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) wrote to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) requesting ...
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Town Hall: Global Pandemic Impacts on Local Oyster Industry & Fisheries

Town Hall: Global Pandemic Impacts on Local Oyster Industry & Fisheries

When Maryland’s governor issued stay at home orders and closed non-essential businesses, the owner of the Conowingo Dam unnecessarily elected ...
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Exelon Disregards Conowingo Dam License Conditions, Endangers Migratory Fish Populations

Exelon Disregards Conowingo Dam License Conditions, Endangers Migratory Fish Populations

Exelon, owner of the Conowingo Dam, while seeking a 50-year federal license renewal, blatantly disregarded conditions of its current license ...
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Take Action: Exelon Cannot be Trusted to Operate the Conowingo Dam!

Using the pandemic as an excuse, Exelon decided not to operate the fish lift at Conowingo Dam. Waterkeepers Chesapeake and ...
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Clean Water Wins in Virginia and Maryland - Despite Maryland's Abrupt End of Session

Clean Water Wins in Virginia and Maryland – Despite Maryland’s Abrupt End of Session

Maryland Maryland’s legislative session unexpectedly ended a few weeks early on March 18th as a protective measure due to the ...
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