Join Upper Potomac Riverkeeper to 'Protect Our Water' Against Hog Factory Farm

Join Upper Potomac Riverkeeper to ‘Protect Our Water’ Against Hog Factory Farm

Join your Upper Potomac Riverkeeper, along with neighbors and the brave defenders of the Potomac watershed on November 5th in Chevy Chase, ...
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The dreaded antibiotic-resistant 'superbug' has arrived. Now what?

The dreaded antibiotic-resistant ‘superbug’ has arrived. Now what?

By Dr. Sara Via and Betsy Nicholas, July 13, 2016, The Frederick News Post The recent discovery in an American ...
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Maryland Bill Would Make Chicken Companies Responsible for Manure

Maryland Bill Would Make Chicken Companies Responsible for Manure

Advocates say burden of excess manure disposal should not be on small farmers, taxpayers (Annapolis, MD) Waterkeepers Chesapeake and several ...
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Waterkeepers' Statements on Chicken House Moratorium

Waterkeepers’ Statements on Chicken House Moratorium

Waterkeepers Chesapeake was among several groups calling for a moratorium on new chicken houses on Maryland’s Eastern Shore in response ...
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Groups Call for Moratorium on Chicken Houses on Eastern Shore

Groups Call for Moratorium on Chicken Houses on Eastern Shore

NEW REPORT: DESPITE PHOSPHORUS POLLUTION OVERLOAD, MARYLAND CUT WATER QUALITY MONITORING AND ALLOWS POULTRY EXPANSION Environmental groups call on state ...
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