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Chesapeake Water Quality Center

  • Finding Solutions to Water Quality Issues:

    • Developing innovative and economical nutrient management systems
    • Promoting effective technologies and management strategies
    • Developing skilled workers


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  • About The Center 


    Mission

    To develop and transfer economically sustainable agricultural strategies and technologies that enhance water quality in the Chesapeake Bay and train the workforce of tomorrow for continued future innovations.


    Vision

    The Center will develop a highly-skilled, diverse scientific workforce that develops and supports economically and environmentally sustainable agricultural systems that enhance and promote water quality in the Chesapeake Bay and other Coastal Bays.


  • Center Objectives

    • To generate and apply knowledge in the development of innovative and economical nutrient management systems for agriculture that enhance water quality in the Chesapeake Bay and other Coastal Bays.

    • To promote adoption of effective technologies and management strategies through public outreach and stakeholder engagement.

    • To develop a skilled, diversified workforce for continued future innovations through undergraduate and graduate training.