NEWS FROM THE DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL
Vol. 39, No. 424
Contact: Melanie Rapp or Carol Riggs, Public Affairs, 302-739-9902.
Delaware’s Chesapeake Plan receives EPA approval
DOVER (Dec. 29, 2010) – Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control Secretary Collin P. O’Mara and Department of Agriculture Secretary Ed Kee responded to today’s announcement by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that Delaware’s Chesapeake Watershed Implementation Plan (WIP; Phase I) has received EPA’s approval for reducing pollutants from entering local waterways that lie within the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.