Latest Chesapeake Bay Watershed Stories

2011-08-26 07:00:00

Cabin Creekwood is delighted to announce a partnership with South River Fly Shop in Waynesboro, VA.

2011-08-04 11:15:00

BENTONVILLE, Ark., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Walmart's Acres for America program is donating $500,000 to help protect, conserve and restore fragile urban ecosystems in Washington D.C., Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York City.

2011-08-04 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bion Environmental Technologies, Inc. (OTC: BNET) and Kreider Farms recently held the grand opening of Bion's livestock waste treatment project that utilizes its patented micro-aerobic digestion technology to reduce environmental impacts to the Chesapeake Bay.

2011-08-02 14:45:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection will host a Pennsylvania Phase 2 Chesapeake Watershed Implementation Plan Summit on Wednesday, Aug. 3, with the Foundation for Pennsylvania Watersheds. The summit will be from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

2011-07-21 13:05:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An innovative manure treatment project on a Lancaster County farm will help reduce nutrient run-off into the Chesapeake Bay as part of Pennsylvania's continuing efforts to improve the bay's health. Kreider Farms, a 2,200-cow dairy in Mount Joy, Lancaster County, today unveiled a micro-aerobic digestion project that provides on-farm treatment of manure that will significantly reduce the amount of nitrogen and phosphorous that might...

2011-07-21 09:00:00

MANHEIM, Pa., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Joined by local and state officials at Kreider Farms, Bion Environmental Technologies Inc.

2011-07-19 15:14:00

PITTSBURGH, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh-based Liberty Tire Recycling, the premier provider of tire recycling services in North America, is pleased to announce its sponsorship of four large-scale river cleanup events in the coming months for Clinton County CleanScapes (CCC), a non-profit organization dedicated to helping citizens clean up the waterways and landscapes in Pennsylvania's Clinton and Lycoming counties.

2011-07-11 14:38:00

RICHMOND, Va., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today attended the Chesapeake Bay Program Executive Council Meeting in Richmond, Va., where he spoke about Pennsylvania's continuing efforts to improve the bay's health. "The Chesapeake Bay is a national treasure, and we are working hard with our neighboring states and federal partners to restore the bay to its previous pristine condition," Corbett said.

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