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Julie Oberg

Robert Ballinger

Bay Restoration Fund Advisory Committee To Meet April 18

BALTIMORE, MD (April 16, 2006) - The Chesapeake Bay Watershed Restoration Fund Advisory Committee will hold its next meeting on Wednesday, April 18, 2007, at 1 p.m. in the Aqua and Terra Conference Rooms at the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) headquarters, located at 1800 Washington Boulevard in Baltimore.

Among agenda items to be discussed that day are introduction of new committee members, update on Enhanced Nutrient Removal implementation, Bay Stat, upcoming events and fees collected to date. The advisory committee will also be briefed on the Cover Crops Rollout Program and Onsite Sewage Disposal System update. The committee advises the secretary of the environment on issues related to the Bay Restoration Fund.

The committee’s meetings are open to the public. For more information please contact MDE’s Water Management Administration at (410) 537-3512.