The Chesapeake Bay Commission estimated that 14 percent of nitrogen and 8 percent of phosphorus pollution to the bay was from urban and suburban runoff while chicken manure was responsible for just 6 percent of nitrogen runoff in the bay, according to the industry statement.
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CBC stands for Chesapeake Bay Commission
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According to the Chesapeake Bay Commission, roughly 14% of the nitrogen and 8% of the phosphorus pollution to the Chesapeake Bay can be traced back to urban and suburban nonpoint sources.
Among those speaking at this year's summit will be Ann Swanson, Executive Director of the Chesapeake Bay Commission, and Leonard Jordan, Regional Assistant Chief of USDA-NRCS East Region.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, the District of Columbia and the Chesapeake Bay Commission -- a tri-state legislative body.
The Chesapeake and its watershed are one large system, and you have to look at problems on that level," says Ann Swanson, executive director of the Chesapeake Bay Commission, a tri-state legislative body.
The Bay Program is a partnership of Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, the District of Columbia, the Chesapeake Bay Commission, the EPA, and advisory groups.
As we've said before, the bill completely disregards the findings of virtually every study about biofuels that has been released by credible, independent organizations such as the National Academy of Sciences, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, and the Chesapeake Bay Commission.
The Bion Farm Waste Treatment System is a shining example of the type of ingenuity and innovation that we need to overcome the significant and unique challenges we face in reducing pollution in the Chesapeake Bay," said Brubaker, who serves as Vice Chairman of the Chesapeake Bay Commission and Chairman of Pennsylvania's delegation to the Commission.