We are the journalists behind "Killing the Chesapeake," a special report from the USA TODAY Network on how pollution from the Susquehanna River is poisoning and endangering the bay. AMA!
The Susquehanna River, the Chesapeake Bay's largest tributary, funnels pollution downstream by the ton, endangering wildlife and degrading habitats people rely on for recreation and subsistence. The clock is ticking to take action before things become irreversible, and Pennsylvania is $324 million behind in its "Clean Water Blueprint" commitment to clean up the Susquehanna River and Chesapeake Bay watersheds. Our reporting examines all this and more. Proof:
UPDATE:That's a wrap for us. Thank you all for the thoughtful questions and comments. Please check out our "Killing the Chesapeake" special report if you haven't already and reach out if you have any other questions.