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Severstal liabilities narrowed

Severstal Sparrows Point LLC is not liable for pollution that occurred before the 2003 approval of Bethlehem Steel Corp.’s bankruptcy sale, but may be required to undertake a study of offshore pollution in the area, a federal judge has ruled. ...

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Chesapeake Bay Foundation fighting back in court

ANNAPOLIS — Environmental groups led by the Chesapeake Bay Foundation announced Wednesday that they are asking a federal judge to allow them to join a court fight over Chesapeake Bay restoration efforts. The bay advocacy and other groups said they ...

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On the Move, 4/19: Dabrowski joins Mid-Atlantic Properties as a property manager

Ben Dabrowski has joined Mid-Atlantic Properties as a property manager. Dabrowski joins the Lutherville-based development and property management firm with nearly five years of experience in commercial and residential management. He most recently was a project manager for American Management, ...

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Environmentalists find shortcomings in General Assembly session

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland environmental advocates are pleased lawmakers put $23.5 million in a fund to fight pollution in the Chesapeake Bay, despite a tough budget year. Still, advocates reflecting Wednesday on the General Assembly session say there were plenty of ...

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Bay Foundation seeks federal fracking analysis

The federal government should conduct a comprehensive federal analysis of Marcellus Shale drilling in the six bay-watershed states, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and other environmental groups said Monday. The foundation said it has filed a petition under the National Environmental ...

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New septic limits concern rural lawmakers

ANNAPOLIS — As far as some rural lawmakers are concerned, the proposed new limits on septic systems for homebuilding backed by Gov. Martin O’Malley and environmentalists are part of a “war on rural Maryland,” as a new website describes it. ...

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Chesapeake Bay Foundation: Suit is anti-clean water, not pro-farmer

ANNAPOLIS — The Chesapeake Bay Foundation says a threatened suit by a farmers group against the federal government’s bay clean-up plan is not pro-farming, but anti-clean water. The bay foundation said Monday that it was extremely disappointed that the American ...

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