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Science Codex (Fri 8 Jul, 2016)
Colombia pioneers community-based basin report card model
Staff quoted: Simon Costanzo
World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES), along with local partners, released the Colombian Orinoco River Basin Report Card -- the first of its kind in of South America -- to track progress against global water management goals. With a B- for the Orinoco river basin, the report card serves as a model for building comprehensive, community-driven, scientifically credible basin assessments that can work anywhere in the world.
Yahoo Finance (Thu 7 Jul, 2016)
Colombia Pioneers Community-Based Basin Report Card Model
Staff quoted: Simon Costanzo
WASHINGTON, July 7, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science (UMCES), along with local partners, released the Colombian Orinoco River Basin Report Card -- the first of its kind in of South America -- to track progress against global water management goals. With a B- for the Orinoco river basin, the report card serves as a model for building comprehensive, community-driven, scientifically credible basin assessments that can work anywhere in the world.
Bay Journal (Wed 29 Jun, 2016)
Passing health grade still out of reach for Anacostia River
The Anacostia River may no longer be "forgotten," but it is still extremely degraded, according to a report released Wednesday by the Anacostia Watershed Society.
CNN (Tue 28 Jun, 2016)
U.S. Olympic rowers' unisuits offer protection against polluted Rio waters
(CNN) - The U.S. Olympic rowing team will appear in seamless unisuits when they hit the bay waters of Rio de Janeiro this summer. Though many viewers will notice only the second-skin fit, these innovative suits will also be providing much-needed protection against the foul waters of Guanabara Bay. The unisuits are knitted with antimicrobial material, their designer said.
CBS Baltimore (Wed 15 Jun, 2016)
Experts: Chesapeake Bay's 'Dead Zone' Will Be Smaller This Year
Staff quoted: Bill Dennison
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Chesapeake Bay has been showing major signs of improvement this year with clearer water, more bay grasses and an increase in the crab population.
Lancaster Farming (Mon 13 Jun, 2016)
York County Tour Looks at Family's Conservation Efforts
MANCHESTER, Pa. — Farmers throughout Pennsylvania are doing their part to improve water quality by implementing good conservation practices, state Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding said Wednesday as he toured Gross Family Cold Springs Farm in York County, calling it an example of environmental stewardship.
Bay Journal (Sun 12 Jun, 2016)
Bernie's feet lead the way in another Patuxent River wade-in
Staff quoted: Tom Miller
Bernie Fowler's 29th annual Patuxent River Wade-In began Sunday with great optimism. There were prayers, the National Anthem, a beautiful sunny day and a crowd of more than 200 relatives, friends and legislators on hand to see firsthand how clear the water was.
Lancaster Farming (Sat 11 Jun, 2016)
Budget, Bay Reboot, Economic Development Top Pa. Ag Agenda
HARRISBURG, Pa. — This summer, Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding's focus is as wide-ranging as the industry he represents.
My Eastern Shore MD (Thu 2 Jun, 2016)
Grades going up
The last couple of months have brought us some welcome news on the Chesapeake Bay and its Kent County tributaries, the Chester and Sassafras rivers. All three are showing improvement in health and water quality.
Delaware Online (Wed 1 Jun, 2016)
Farmers play valuable role in water quality progress
No one today lives and works closer to our land and water than America's farmers. As agriculture secretaries and commissioners from Chesapeake Bay region states, we value and strongly appreciate the contributions that our 141,000 farmers make – in jobs and economic impact, in environmental stewardship and in producing food for our region, nation and the world.