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PEOPLE & LAND

Land & People
Information about population & development trends, sprawl, and brownfields is covered here.

Growth, Sprawl, and the Chesapeake Bay: Facts About Growth and Land Use
This fact sheet from CBF discusses how sprawl damages the Bay and ways to manage sprawl.

EPA Global Warming: Case Studies-Chesapeake Bay and Assateague Island (pdf file)
Global warming will cause changes in the Chesapeake Bay over the next 100 years. These effects are discussed here.

Land Use in the Chesapeake Region
This page provides and introduction to land use in the Bay region and an extensive list of related links.

 
 



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