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Cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay is about more than science. It's also about the people who are improving their communities by reducing pollution and protecting public health, fragile habitats, and the Bay's multibillion-dollar fishery, seafood, and recreation industries. These case studies show how local governments, citizens, and private companies are installing water quality best management practices (BMPs) to keep waterways healthy, beautiful, and economically viable. The stories below highlight some of the region's best projects, showcasing how communities can solve big problems like polluted runoff while also generating other benefits. Click here for more details about the search columns and definitions.

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