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Name of Organization Amount Description Keywords Year Office
Nanticoke Watershed Alliance Inc $10,000 Develop and test flexible, innovative practices to establish grass buffers along agricultural ditches and implement these practices on farms within the Pocomoke and Nanticoke watersheds. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
National Parks Conservation Association $100,000 Participate, and engage local communities, in power plant permitting decisions and reviews. Expand upon the Virginians for Healthy Air network to engage businesses in advocacy for clean air and climate health. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
Nanticoke Watershed Alliance Inc $10,000 Conduct farmer outreach and water quality monitoring to allow flexibility to farmers in the design and installation of buffers along agricultural ditches in the Nanticoke watershed. Work to achieve inclusion of conservation practice criteria in state and federal cost share programs. Agriculture 2010 Chesapeake
National Parks Conservation Association $85,000 Advocacy for air quality and climate change efforts at the Federal level and in Virginia. Federal clean air laws and policies provide special protections for national parks, and can be leveraged to benefit a much broader region. Establish, and ensure enforcement of, state and federal policies to reduce emissions from power plants. Advocacy 2010 Chesapeake
National Aquarium in Baltimore, Inc. $5,000 For general operational support with notation of interest in collaboration on Living Shoreline restoration. N/A 2003 Chesapeake
National Parks Conservation Association $25,000 Provide professional strategic and tactical support to the America's Great Waters and the Choose Clean Water coalitions. Increase national attention to environmental issues associated with Chesapeake Bay and other major water bodies across the country. Advocacy 2010 Chesapeake
National Association of Conservation Districts $22,000 Identify a watershed wide strategy that conservation districts can pursue to increase landowner participation in recommended conservation practices. Establish a framework for how districts can ensure accountability for program adoption and nutrient reduction. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
National Wildlife Federation $26,580 Conduct outreach activities and prepare a report of the costs and benefits of Md. power plant upgrades. N/A 2005 Chesapeake
National Audubon Society, Inc. $50,000 Expand the Audubon's membership to Chesapeake Bay issues, engaging members to act as advocates for the protection of critical wildlife habitat on the four lower shore counties of Maryland. N/A 2007 Chesapeake
National Wildlife Federation $60,000 Develop and disseminate a report on the effects of global warming to the fish and wildlife of the Chesapeake region, including a list of recommended solutions. Engage networks of sportsmen and wildlife-oriented groups. N/A 2006 Chesapeake
National Center for Smart Growth $39,000 Conduct an analysis of Maryland land use policies compared with other states to develop recommendations of policy changes needed to achieve smarter growth. N/A 2006 Chesapeake
National Wildlife Federation $100,000 Support the establishment of a new Chesapeake Bay Mid-Atlantic office with a full-time Director and staff. This will expand NWF's role to focus on regional efforts. N/A 2008 Chesapeake
National Center for Smart Growth $26,000 Help sponsor the four Maryland Reality Check workshops in May and June 2006; identify policy changes that will be needed to change trends identified by participants. N/A 2006 Chesapeake
National Wildlife Federation $50,000 Support a Pennsylvania focused communications strategy of the Chesapeake-wide "Choose Clean Water" coalition, to expand membership and awareness of the coalition. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
The Nature Conservancy $80,000 The Chesapeake Bay Initiative focuses on aquatic conservation goals with an emphasis on oyster policy, FERC re-licensing for freshwater flows, and a sea level rise adaptation project. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
The Nature Conservancy $80,000 Support the Chesapeake Initiative to develop, coordinate and implement TNC's strategic plan for Chesapeake Bay conservation. Most of the work will be on documenting the value of oyster restoration using ecosystem services, and working on menhaden fisheries. Fisheries 2010 Chesapeake
National Wildlife Federation $2,500 Assist the Choose Clean Water Coalition in preparing comments on the state Watershed Implementation Plans WIP 2010 Chesapeake
The Nature Conservancy $80,000 Support the work of the Director of TNC's Chesapeake Initiative to develop, coordinate and implement TNC's strategic plan for Chesapeake Bay conservation. Capacity 2011 Chesapeake
National Wildlife Federation $200,000 Continue support of the Choose Clean Water Coalition, raising the visibility of the Chesapeake region at the national level, while engaging local organizations and citizens to participate in a federal voice. Advocacy 2010 Chesapeake
The Nature Conservancy $25,000 Donation from the Robert W. Wilson Foundation for land conservation in the Nanticoke River Watershed based on a $50,000 grant from The Campbell Foundation for forest acquisition in Hawaii. N/A 2004 Chesapeake
National Wildlife Federation $25,000 Develop a communications campaign aimed at securing support for stronger Bay water quality protections by helping land owners in the six Bay watershed states make the link between pollution in the Bay and the waterways in their own back yards and neighborhoods. Communications 2010 Chesapeake
The Nature Conservancy $10,000 For operational support for the Nanticoke River Watershed Project. N/A 2004 Chesapeake
National Wildlife Federation $72,500 Support strong stormwater inclusion and implementation in the state Watershed Implementation Plans, and push for a Chesapeake Bay provision in EPA stormwater rule-making. Stormwater, WIP 2010 Chesapeake
The Nature Conservancy $72,500 Support Chesapeake Initiative - related to native oyster restoration, policy and enhanced funding in the areas of forest conservation, agriculture, air deposition, and freshwater linkages to the Bay. N/A 2005 Chesapeake
National Wildlife Federation $150,000 Support work to develop a sportsmen coalition to build a sustainable network of hunter and angler advocates. Advocacy 2010 Chesapeake