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Grants Fund Tree Plantings At Prettyboy Watershed

Public works officials say the Prettyboy Watershed Alliance has received two grants that will provide trees to be planted at the reservoir.


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Living Shorelines Use Nature To Prevent Erosion

Living shoreline programs in Maryland and Virginia that protect waterfront areas from erosion using natural methods are getting more than $800,000 in funding.


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Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s Motto Still Inspires

When Mary Tod Winchester was a young mom looking to do volunteer work, she was drawn in by the Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s blue-and-white “Save the Bay” bumper stickers.


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10 Md. Towns To Get First ‘Green Streets’ Grants

Ten Maryland towns are receiving the first “Green Streets” grants, which support local efforts to reduce urban stormwater runoff.