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Governing Chesapeake waters

John R. Capper

Governing Chesapeake waters

a history of water quality controls on Chesapeake Bay, 1607-1972

by John R. Capper

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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Chesapeake Bay Program, Center for Environmental Research Information [distributor] in Annapolis, MD, Cincinnati, OH .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water quality -- Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Capper, Garrett Power, and Frank R. Shivers
    ContributionsPower, Garrett, Shivers, Frank R., 1924-, United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Chesapeake Bay Program
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2] p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14891317M

    In late , former Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley published a book through Esri Press entitled, “Smarter Government: How to Govern for Results in the Information Age”.I had been anticipating the book’s release ever since Gov. O’Malley contacted me about providing material for the chapter, “Restoring Our Waters,” which cites the University of Maryland Center for . today to attend to the lands and waters, their purity and their beauty, and to equip us as God’s saints to call into being the renewed life of the Chesapeake Bay and, with its waters, the new and vibrant life of our souls. Readings: Old Testament, Isaiah 1–3, 6–9 (“Come to the waters”) Psalm 1–3, 6–8.

    Dissolved organic matter in Chesapeake Bay sediment pore waters Article in Organic Geochemistry 32(4) April with 63 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Wild Thing is an occasional series where JHU Press authors write about the flora and fauna of the natural world—from the rarest flower to the most magnificent beast. The past spring, JHU Press published Field Guide to Fishes of the Chesapeake Bay. We sat down with this book.

    The Constitution of Virginia defines and limits the powers of state government and the basic rights of the citizens of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Like all other state constitutions, it is supreme over Virginia's laws and acts of government, though it may be superseded by the United States Constitution and U.S. federal law. Updated annually. Virginia’s waters is an important and enormous task. Virginia local governments have worked with state and federal agencies over the past 30 years to protect healthy waters and restore impaired ones by sharply reducing pollutant discharges and by financing municipal wastewater treatment facilities. Such actions help achieve the broader goal ofFile Size: KB.


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