Chesapeake Bay Foundation

Type: Organization
Name: Chesapeake Bay Foundation
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Memorial service for Alan Crawford Jr., investment adviser

Bonnie L. Cook, Inquirer Staff WriterPosted:Sunday, September 14, 2014, 1:09 AMA memorial service will be held Saturday, Oct. 11, for Alan Crawford Jr., 88, an investment adviser, conservationist, and civic leader, who died Saturday, Aug. 23, at his home, ... [Published Philly.com - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

House panel faces vote on stream buffer bill

HARRISBURG — A House panel faces a vote Monday on a controversial bill to eliminate a state mandate to have forested buffers along streams designated for special environmental protection because of such factors as water quality and the presence of native ... [Published Scranton Times-Tribune - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Cleaning Up the Back River

Chesapeake Bay is considered one of America’s—and the world’s—most productive estuaries, providing public recreation, public and commercial transportation, and fishing in one of the country’s most populated areas. Yet, the bay has been the source of much ... [Published Water & Wastes Digest - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Harbor oyster program expands

The Waterfront Partnership and Chesapeake Bay Foundation on Wednesday announced an expanded oyster program for Baltimore’s harbor. The program, which now will be called The Great Baltimore Oyster Partnership after launching last year as the Healthy Harbor ... [Published Maryland Daily Record - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

Crawford Jr., Alan

ALAN CRAWFORD, JR., Investment Advisor, Conservationist, Civic Leader. Alan Crawford, Jr., of Devon, Pennsylvania, died peacefully at his beloved Little Brook Farm on August 23, 2014, surrounded by his family. He was 88. Before retiring in 1986, he was ... [Published Main Line Media News - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Robert Ellis Petersen

Died: Thursday, August 14, 2014 , 77, died on Aug. 14. He lived in East Setauket.Bob was born on Oct. 7, 1936, in Flushing, New York, the only child of Emily and Franklyn Petersen.He graduated from Brooklyn Technical High School in 1955 and attended University ... [Published Times of Smith Town - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Chesapeake Bay Foundation plans adult education course

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation is accepting applications from Virginians interested in learning about maintaining and improving water quality.The adult education course, Volunteers as Chesapeake Stewards, is slated to run from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday evenings ... [Published Daily Progress - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Time to shift the blame

Why is all the talk and emphasis on cattle and not one mention about chemical fertilizer, when it comes to Chesapeake Bay pollution? The Bay was clean before chemical nitrogen and super phosphate were developed. Cow manure is biodegradable and breaks ... [Published Daily Progress - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Governor speaks about Chesapeake Bay in Weyers Cave

WEYERS CAVE -- The president of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation can point to strong indicators that the bay is healthier."Oysters are up and dead zones are down,'' said Will Baker, the foundation's president, during a stop Monday at a Weyers Cave farm that ... [Published Daily Progress - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 3 reports

Second D.C.-area man stricken with flesh-eating bacteria -media

Aug 22 () - (Reuters) - A flesh-eating bacterial disease has infected another Washington, D.C.-area man, local media reported on Thursday, just days after a man was released from a hospital following a near-deadly bout with the germ. Joe Wood of Stafford, ... [Published QualityHealth.com - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Unhealthy water [Letter]

Thankfully, The Capital reported sewer spills in Cox Creek and Furnace Creek after last week's deluge ("Sewage spills close two north county creeks," Aug. 13). That coverage allowed swimmers and boaters to avoid the water.But many other county creeks ... [Published Maryland Gazette - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Direct response marketing mishaps

1-800-SAVE-BAY. Easy to remember, but some people wanted the Chesapeake Bay Foundation to print it in their direct mail materials as 1-800-729-3229. No problem, said Direct Marketing Manager Danielle Green, except the number was misprinted by one digit. ... [Published NonProfit Times - Aug 19 2014]

Quotes

"With so much important work in sustainability being done by non-profit organizations on a community level, we wanted to create a special award to acknowledge Make It Right for their work in the trenches, and bring national attention to their efforts" said Michael J Hanley, President of the Hanley Foundation, and creator of the award
...working to advance sustainability in our industry today," said Michael J Hanley, President of the Hanley Foundation and creator of the award. "We are proud to name Bob as the 2014 recipient, and to recognize his incredible contributions and the crucial role he continues to play in leading us forward toward a sustainable future."
"There are 70,000 adults in this county who don't have the necessary skills to obtain a GED. That's like filling the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium to capacity — twice."
"Our county has a pretty robust program in place to meet our pollution-reduction requirements," Trumbauer said. "I don't think we have the resources laying around to engage a law firm to do research to determine that we are already doing what we need to do."

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Memorial service for Alan Crawford Jr., investm... [Published Philly.com - Sep 14 2014]
House panel faces vote on stream buffer bill [Published Scranton Times-Tribune - Sep 13 2014]
Leadership Arlington debuts new participants in... [Published Inside Nova - Sep 12 2014]
Cleaning Up the Back River [Published Water & Wastes Digest - Sep 11 2014]
Harbor oyster program expands [Published Maryland Daily Record - Sep 10 2014]
The Hanley Foundation Establishes Hanley Award ... [Published Minyanville - Sep 09 2014]
Crawford Jr., Alan [Published Main Line Media News - Sep 07 2014]
Tour de Talbot, lighthouse open house, and othe... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 04 2014]
2014 Hanley Award and $50,000 Prize go to Bob B... [Published Crawford Financial Planning - Sep 04 2014]
Online fundraiser aids local organizations [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 04 2014]
Robert Ellis Petersen [Published Times of Smith Town - Sep 03 2014]
Chesapeake Bay Foundation plans adult education... [Published Daily Progress - Sep 02 2014]
Draft of next Bay agreement omits toxics goal, ... [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Sep 01 2014]
Public comment critical to draft Bay pact [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Sep 01 2014]
Swing vote edges Queen Anne's County into clean... [Published Maryland Gazette - Aug 31 2014]
McCartney: Purple Line transit project opponent... [Published Washington Post - Aug 30 2014]
The Endangered Species Act Hits Affluent Maryla... [Published Reason Foundation - Aug 29 2014]
Governor O’Malley and DataBay Partners Award $4... [Published Noodls - Aug 29 2014]
Time to shift the blame [Published Daily Progress - Aug 28 2014]
Bay dead zone spikes in August [Published Maryland Gazette - Aug 28 2014]
Virginia rolls out new agricultural program to ... [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Aug 27 2014]
Bay Conservation Corps volunteers get to work [Published Maryland Gazette - Aug 27 2014]
3 Fishing Getaways Near Washington [Published Washingtonian.com - Aug 26 2014]
Farm manure threatens Lehigh watershed Andrew B... [Published Morning Call - Aug 26 2014]
Governor speaks about Chesapeake Bay in Weyers ... [Published Daily Progress - Aug 26 2014]
McAuliffe touts Va. ag resource management program [Published Southeast Farm Press - Aug 26 2014]
Is Industrialized Farming Making Our Fish Terri... [Published Care2 - Aug 25 2014]
Elvia Thompson: Storm water is a public health ... [Published Maryland Gazette - Aug 25 2014]
From Virginia, another idea for reversing crab ... [Published Baltimore Sun - Aug 24 2014]
Second D.C.-area man stricken with flesh-eating... [Published QualityHealth.com - Aug 23 2014]
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In One Month, The Chesapeake Bay’s ‘Most Critic... [Published Think Progress - Aug 08 2014]
Disclosure: The reporter of this piece has a previous acquaintanceship with Thomas and Michael Locastro. In this 2011 image, the Conowingo Dam overflows sediments into the Susquehanna River in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Lee. CREDIT: U.S. Geological ...
What’s Behind The Rise In Deadly Flesh-Eating B... [Published Think Progress - Aug 01 2014]
In this photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, Dale LeClair, emerges from the Atlantic Ocean as the top individual finisher of the inaugural Alligator Reef Lighthouse Swim Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, in Islamorada, Fla. CREDIT: AP Photo/Florida ...
BGE and Constellation Employee Volunteers Team ... [Published EON Environment - Jul 28 2014]
BALTIMORE--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--In support of the Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore’s Healthy Harbor Initiative and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s Healthy Harbor Oyster Partnership, employee volunteers from Baltimore Gas and Electric Company ...
BGE and Constellation Employee Volunteers Team ... [Published EON Energy - Jul 28 2014]
BALTIMORE--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--In support of the Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore’s Healthy Harbor Initiative and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s Healthy Harbor Oyster Partnership, employee volunteers from Baltimore Gas and Electric Company ...
BGE and Constellation Employee Volunteers Team ... [Published Business Wire Environment News - Jul 28 2014]
BALTIMORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In support of the Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore’s Healthy Harbor Initiative and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s Healthy Harbor Oyster Partnership, employee volunteers from Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) and ...
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