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Archive for December, 2009

EPA Sets Accountability Framework for Chesapeake Bay cleanup

Since May 2009, when President Obama issued Executive Order 13508: Chesapeake Bay Protection Restoration and a new federally mandated cleanup initiative for the Chesapeake Bay was born, it has been unclear what consequences might be imposed by EPA if the states did not meet the new clean up requirements. Now we know. On December 29, [...]