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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
The Nature Conservancy $72,500 Support Chesapeake Initiative - provide national expertise to Chesapeake Bay policy work on native oyster restoration, forest conservation, agriculture, and freshwater linkages to the Bay. N/A 2006 Chesapeake
National Wildlife Federation $250,000 Support the Choose Clean Water Coalitions operations and regrant program. Regrants will be directed to state lead work on Watershed Implementation Plans. WIP 2011 Chesapeake
The Nature Conservancy $75,000 Utilize the strengths of TNC and apply them to the Chesapeake Bay region, particularly focusing on fisheries policy and habitat protection and conservation as it relates to climate change, development, etc. N/A 2007 Chesapeake
National Wildlife Federation $140,000 Support the NWF Mid-Atlantic Office. This office leaders the Choose Clean Water Coalition and works to engage a diverse community of hunters and anglers into the conservation and policy communities. Capacity 2011 Chesapeake
The Nature Conservancy $80,000 Support TNC's Chesapeake Bay Initiative, expanding their efforts in the Bay region to focus on aquatic conservation goals. Work will concentrate on oyster policy, improved harvest controls for high priority species and dam operating licenses to allow fish passage. N/A 2008 Chesapeake
Natural Resources Solutions, LLC $23,000 Complete the Chesapeake Bay Manure Management Project. The goal of the project is to help stimulate new markets for, and accelerate investment in, innovative technologies that create marketable products from poultry and dairy manure. Agriculture 2010 Chesapeake
Chesapeake Bay Trust $20,000 Partnership support to evaluate the effectiveness of environmental education programs in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. N/A 2004 Chesapeake
Natural Resources Solutions, LLC $20,000 Secure support for actions that could lead to wider adoption of technologies that convert poultry litter and dairy manure to energy and other byproducts. Agriculture 2011 Chesapeake
Northeast-Midwest Institute $25,000 Support their Chesapeake Bay Watershed Program - keeping Congressional members informed through coordinated briefings and field trips, maintaining a web-based budget database, facilitating discussions to address Mid-Atlantic stormwater issues. Support the work of the Congressional Chesapeake Bay Watershed Task Force. N/A 2007 Chesapeake
Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc $40,000 Work on strengthening stormwater standards in the Patuxent River watershed, while also targeting larger pollution sources through compliance action. N/A 2008 Chesapeake
Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc $40,000 Comprehensively address and minimize municipal stormwater pollution in Maryland, with a focus on the Patuxent River. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc $40,000 Develop cost analysis and fact sheets on the importance of effective stormwater controls at roadways. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc $30,000 Leverage their technical and legal expertise to advocate for the strong inclusion of green infrastructure in national and Chesapeake policies. Advocacy 2011 Chesapeake
Natural Resources Solutions, LLC $48,000 Help stimulate new markets for, and accelerate investment in, innovative technologies that create energy and other marketable products from poultry and dairy manure. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
Oyster Recovery Partnership $5,000 Support DNR's effort to raise funds through marketing of bottled water. N/A 2005 Chesapeake
Piedmont Environmental Council $25,000 Support the Coalition for Smarter Growth in their Fairfax County Campaign. The goal of the campaign is to use a grassroots organizer to focus new, walkable developments near transit stations and in existing commercial corridors; to reduce land consumption; retrofit stormwater controls; and reduce traffic and pollution. N/A 2008 Chesapeake
Oyster Reef Keepers of Virginia, Inc. $16,000 Determine the economic feasibility of watermen producing and planting spat on shell for the market production of oysters on leased grounds in Virginia. N/A 2007 Chesapeake
Piedmont Environmental Council $20,000 Support the Shenandoah Valley Network to help communities plan for better growth and development. This is done by increasing capacity of local citizen groups and local governments to adopt good comprehensive plans and zoning ordinances. SVN serves as a resource center for local conservation groups on land use, land protection and transportation issues in 7 Virginia Shenandoah counties. N/A 2008 Chesapeake
Oyster Reef Keepers of Virginia, Inc. $10,000 Determine the economic feasibility of watermen producing and planting spat on shell for the market production of oysters on leased grounds in Virginia. N/A 2008 Chesapeake
Piedmont Environmental Council $10,000 Support the Coalition for Smarter Growth and their efforts to push for redevelopment and strong stormwater standards to accommodate Fairfax County's growing population. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
Clean Water Fund (PA), PA Clean Water Fund $45,000 Support the establishment of a Clean Water Fund office in the PA State Capitol of Harrisburg. This will expand the presence of advocates working on water quality state policy and regulation implementation and enforcement. N/A 2008 Chesapeake
Piedmont Environmental Council $25,000 Support the Shenandoah Valley Network and its work with member organizations to assist local community groups working on land protection, land use and transportation issues in 6 Virginia counties in the northern Shenandoah Valley. N/A 2009 Chesapeake
PA Parks and Forests Foundation $15,000 Support the Symposium of State Natural Resource Agency Leaders, hosted by Pennsylvania in June 2008. Mr. Paul Hawken served as the keynote speaker, highlighting land resources and climate change. N/A 2008 Chesapeake
Piedmont Environmental Council $25,000 Support for the Coalition for Smarter Growth and their work in Fairfax County, VA, pushing for stronger redevelopment and stormwater standards. Stormwater 2010 Chesapeake
Parks & People Foundation $20,000 A partnership contribution for a pilot project to demonstrate the viability of using street parks for stormwater management. N/A 2003 Chesapeake