States along the southern Atlantic coast are crucial for wintering and migrating birds in the Atlantic Flyway. Protecting isolated marshes and the headwaters that feed the coastal sounds is critical to maintaining healthy water for people and sustaining waterfowl populations.
Check out these sample letters to the editor, personalize them and submit them to your local newspaper to spread the word about the importance of clean water where you live! (Note: Letters to the editor are in .doc format and will open in Microsoft Word)
After sending a letter, contact your Members of Congress and remind them of the importance of wetlands and clean water to your state.