Phase III Watershed Implementation Plan (WIP): Public Participation

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Informational Sessions on the Phase III WIP

Three information sessions and one webinar will be held in April and May 2019 as part of Maryland's engagement strategy for its most recent Chesapeake Bay Watershed Implementation Plan (WIP). The meetings and webinar will feature an overview of the current draft WIP and provide you with opportunities to ask questions of State agency representatives. Please note that the sessions and webinar are not designed for gathering formal comments. 

If you would like to submit a formal comment, please see the Public ​Comment​ section at the bottom of this page.

Have a Question About Maryland's Draft Phase III WIP?

MDE is gathering your questions about the Draft Phase III WIP which will be answered by State agency representatives at the WIP informational sessions and webinar. Please use the Google Form below to submit your questions. Please note that questions submitted through this form are not considered Public Comment.

Meeting Information & Registration

There is no cost to participate in the sessions and webinar. They are sponsored by the Harry R. Hughes Center for Agro-Ecology of the University of Maryland and funded by the Town Creek Foundation.

You may register using the links below. We invite you to join the event that best fits your schedule. Information presented will be identical at all events. An agenda will be emailed to participants closer to the event dates. We hope that you will be able to attend and support the State’s commitment to restoring the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries.​

Locations & Registration


Public Comment

​Submitting Formal Public Comments for Maryland’s Draft Phase III WIP

Maryland is accepting formal public comments for the draft Phase III WIP from 
April 12th, 2019 until June 7, 2019. 

  • ​To submit a public comment for Maryland’s Draft Phase III WIP, please see the link below and follow the instructions provided on the Google Form:

Contact Information

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