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Chester River Association $30,000 The Chester Riverkeeper works with farmers, homeowners, and local governments to promote watershed implementation plan efforts contributing to the health of the Chester River. Keepers, Political Will 2013 Chesapeake
Farm Pilot Project Coordination, Inc. $50,000 As part of a team working under a 3-year USDA Conservation Innovation Grant to the Chesapeake Bay Funders Network, demonstrate innovative technologies that convert excess animal manure into a usable form of energy (heat, electricity) on farms in nutrient hot spots of the Chesapeake Bay watershed in four states. Agriculture, Nutrients 2013 Chesapeake
Gunpowder Riverkeeper, Inc. $35,000 GRK works on projects that involve environmental baseline monitoring, environmental outreach and advocacy to abate pollution and champion regulatory reform within the Gunpowder Watershed. Advocacy, Keepers, Nutrients 2013 Chesapeake
Virginia Eastern Shorekeeper, Inc. $30,000 Support the advocacy role of a new full-time Virginia Eastern Shorekeeper, working on building the capacity of the organization, addressing local land use decisions and building relationships within the community. Advocacy, Keepers 2013 Chesapeake
James River Association $15,000 The Lower James Riverkeeper serves as a full-time advocate for the James River Association in the Lower James River watershed. The Riverkeeper patrolls the river, monitors the health of the river and critical species, educates the public about river health, responds to citizen reports and pollution concerns, and develops strategies to address threats. Advocacy, Keepers 2013 Chesapeake
Lower Susquehanna Riverkeeper Association $50,000 Using advocacy, enforcement and coalition building to protect and improve the ecological and aesthetic quality of the Lower Susquehanna River Watershed and Chesapeake Bay. Advocacy, Keepers, Nutrients 2013 Chesapeake
West Rhode Riverkeeper $46,000 West/Rhode Riverkeeper works to protect families and communities by stopping pollution. The Riverkeeper works with communities to enforce environmental law, promote restoration, and advocate for better environmental policy for local waterways and the Chesapeake Bay. Advocacy, Keepers, Nutrients 2013 Chesapeake
Oyster Recovery Partnership $5,000 Conduct native oyster restoration of tributary specific oyster sanctuaries in Harris Creek, Little Choptank and Tred Avon Rivers. Work with the management agencies (MD DNR and NOAA) to identify reefs for restoration and then physically conduct the restoration and subsequent monitoring. Fisheries 2013 Chesapeake
Association Of Baltimore Area Grantmakers Inc $1,500 Support the cost of reprinting the Maryland Children's Environmental Health Progress Report, to be further distributed to policy-makers, advocates, and opinion leaders. The report has enabled parents, community health advocates, environmental health scientists and others to be engaged on the health implications of environmental policy. Non-traditional Allies, Nutrients 2013 Chesapeake
Schrauth Consulting, LLC $8,000 Work with the Chesapeake Bay Funders Advocacy, Stormwater 2013 Chesapeake
The Funders Network $10,000 Support the national Stormwater Funders' Group. The group supports joint learning and collaborative work among funders interested in stormwater management and green infrastructure issues. Keepers, Stormwater 2013 Chesapeake
Piedmont Environmental Council $15,000 Build local partnerships to increase civic participation on projects leading to stronger stormwater protection, improved local water quality, and better environmental outcomes in the long term. Focus on redevelopment areas in Fairfax County, VA and Montgomery County, MD. Advocacy, Water Quality 2013 Chesapeake
Sustainable Chesapeake $70,000 Provide project management for the USDA Conservation Innovation Grant to the Chesapeake Bay Funders Network. The grant is designed to accelerate the deployment of manure to energy technologies that provide alternatives to land application and reduce nutrient pollution from animal agriculture production. Agriculture 2013 Chesapeake
Center for Watershed Protection $15,000 Develop a fact sheet and presentation on stormwater utilities that describes why utilities are needed, highlights the use of stormwater utilities across the country, and shows examples of how utility fees are being spent in Maryland. Stormwater 2013 Chesapeake
Conservation Pennsylvania $81,500 Educate and engage under-represented and unlikely voters. Build relationships with these voters through multiple media in order to: 1) educate them about environmental issues facing Pennsylvania; 2) transform them into engaged conservation advocates, and 3) ensure that they become regular participants in state and local elections. Political Will 2013 Chesapeake
Anacostia Watershed Society, Inc $20,000 The National Capital Region _ Watershed Stewards Academy trains community leaders to be engaged in developing and implementing local solutions to stormwater management problems, raising awareness within local communities. Advocacy, Stormwater 2013 Chesapeake
Sierra Club Foundation $60,000 Mobilize members and supporters to strengthen regulations designed to reduce pollution from stormwater and agricultural operations. Advocacy, Agriculture, Stormwater 2013 Chesapeake
Clean Water Fund $25,000 In the Susquehanna River watershed, establish strong health and environmental protections around shale gas extraction and reductions in stormwater runoff. Advocacy, Stormwater, Water Quality 2013 Chesapeake
Alice Ferguson Foundation, Inc $15,000 The Trash Free Maryland Alliance is a network of organizations and businesses working to champion policies to reduce litter, with an emphasis on plastic bags, polystyrene, and beverage containers. Non-traditional Allies 2013 Chesapeake
University System of Maryland Foundation Inc $40,000 Agriculture Initiative and manage the CBFN pilot projects providing oversight of workplans and budget, and assisting in the management of the Manure to Energy USDA CIG grant in partnership with NFWF Agriculture 2013 Chesapeake
National Wildlife Federation $40,000 Advocacy, Stormwater 2013 Chesapeake
Audubon Naturalist Society of the Central Atlantic States, Inc. $88,000 Support Aubon Stormwater 2013 Chesapeake
Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc $50,000 Lead the Choose Clean Water Coalition Advocacy, Stormwater 2013 Chesapeake
Clean Air Watch $35,000 CAW promotes clean air policies through a combination of aggressive media education and grassroots advocacy. They will continue to work with allied health and conservation organizations to shape public perception through media channels. N/A 2013 Chesapeake
Environmental Integrity Project $60,000 Use monitoring and pollution analysis to hold CAFOs accountable for discharges and air emissions in the Bay watershed. Improve regulation of CAFO water and air pollution, and challenge EPA actions when they do not meet the requirements of the Clean Water Act and other laws. Agriculture 2013 Chesapeake