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Stand up for clean water

Having been born in a fishing town in Maine and raised in Annapolis, one of the oldest ports on the Chesapeake Bay, I feel a strong connection to our nation's water and the things that live in it. Gov. Larry Hogan's recently proposed and loose regulations of poultry farm pollution have me and many others who share a love for Maryland's natural environment concerned. Protesters gathered in Annapolis in order to bring awareness to the lackadaisical approach that Governor Hogan is assuming in his proposed regulations against phosphorous run-off from poultry farms into the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries ("Stand firm on phosphorus," Feb. 25). While this is a...