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Mary Gattis

It takes a neighborhood to raise concern for the Chesapeake

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It was a cold snowy day in December when almost 400 farmers gathered at a smorgasbord in eastern Lancaster County for the ELANCO Region Source Water Collaborative Workshop. For those of us who face the challenge of getting the message out about watershed protection and restoration it was clearly a sight to behold.

Most of the farmers who gathered were from the Plain Sect,...

About Mary Gattis

Mary Gattis, of the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, coordinates the activities of the Chesapeake Bay Local Government Advisory Committee.


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