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Environmental Groups Assail Cut To Bay Cleanup Plan

A Virginia representative proposes cutting the EPA's Total Maximum Daily Load plan.

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Bigger Fines For Breaking MoCo Environmental Laws

Council members in Montgomery County, Md., have approved an increase in fines for developers and construction companies that cause environmental damage.

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Anonymous Gift Means Azaleas May Bloom Again

The embattled azaleas of the National Arboretum may be getting a chance to bloom again, thanks to an anonymous donation.

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Md. Gov. O'Malley Backs Bill To Curb Septic Systems

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley is supporting a bill which would phase out the installation of individual septic systems for new construction in the state, in an effort aimed at cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay.

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O'Malley Begins Fight To Ban Old Septic Technology

In Maryland, Gov. Martin O'Malley is making good on a promise promote the use of septic systems that can filter nitrogen in new housing developments around the state.