The Mid-Atlantic is home to some of the most important waterfowl habitat in the country. Areas like the Chesapeake Bay, Delaware Bay and Hudson River Valley are critical hot spots for migrating and wintering waterfowl.
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 writing a letter, contact your Members of Congress and remind them of the importance of wetlands and clean water to Mid-Atlantic states.