When it comes to protecting the Bay from pollution, you don't necessarily need a degree in biology or marine science to grasp what's threatening the Bay's health and future.

Save The Bay urges you to become a Bay pollution expert by investing some time and energy into understanding the science of Bay pollution. Below are online resources that will allow you to become an expert. Be a more informed and active citizen of your Bay Community. Help Save The Bay.

Wastewater Treatment Systems

Specific Conditions
Beach Pollution
Coastal Watershed Fact Sheets
Contaminated Sediment in Water
Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs)
Marine and Freshwater Toxins
Oil and Chemical Spills: Frequently Asked Questions
Pfiesteria and Harmful Algal Blooms
Pfiesteria: Facts about a Coastal Concern

Harmful Algal Blooms
Pfiesteria Piscicida

Water Science Glossary of Terms

Find Your Beach: Beach Advisories and Closings

Fish Advisories Directory
Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) Program

Environmental Protection Agency
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences / In Spanish
U.S. Geological Survey, Office of Water Quality

Law and Policy
Safe Water Drinking Act Basic Information

What Is the Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) Program?

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