Earth Day Post for Middle Schoolers

Students!  I hope you are having a great day.  Earth Day is April 22nd.  The first Earth Day was in 1970.  It was founded by Gaylord Nelson, then Senator for the state of Wisconsin and inspired by Rachel Carson. The 70’s has been described as the “Decade of the Environment” because so many environmental laws […]

Rambo Rules In Favor of the Chesapeake Bay Clean Water Blueprint

This is a landmark case for clean water! Judge Sylvia Rambo Rules On Friday, September 13, Judge Rambo ruled in favor of a restored Chesapeake Bay.  Here’s the link to an article from the Associated Press. This is wonderful news for all of us working for a restored Bay and for all grassroots organizations across the country […]

Polluters Sue EPA For Doing Their Job

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF), the Bay states, the District of Columbia, federal agencies and thousands of volunteers including teachers and farmers have been working to restore the Chesapeake Bay since the passage of the Clean Water Act in 1972.  There are many successes.  For example many of the localities in the watershed have the […]