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Bay program model shows decline in nutrient, sediment pollution entering the Chesapeake

Annapolis, MD – Today, the Chesapeake Bay Program announced that the amount of nitrogen, phosphorus, and sediment pollution entering the Chesapeake Bay in 2021 decreased from the previous assessment period. Each year, the seven watershed jurisdictions—Delaware, Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia—report the practices they have implemented to decrease the amount of pollution entering […]