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TOMORROW: EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson, USDA and DOI to Hold Chesapeake Bay Press Conference Call

Release Date: 09/09/2009
Contact Information: EPA Press Office (PRESS ONLY), press@epa.gov, 202-564-6794

WASHINGTON – EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson will hold a press conference call Thursday, September 10 at 1:30 p.m. to discuss the seven draft reports required by President Obama’s Executive Order on the Chesapeake Bay. She will be joined on the line by officials from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Department of the Interior and others.

The reports will be posted at 12:30 p.m. Thursday on the Chesapeake Bay Executive Order website: http://executiveorder.chesapeakebay.net.

Members of the press who are interested in participating should email press@epa.gov for the call-in information.

Due to a limited number of lines, this call is reserved for press only.

WHO: Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa P. Jackson and representatives from the Department of Agriculture, the Department of Interior

WHAT: Press conference call to discuss the future of the Chesapeake Bay

WHEN: Thursday, September 10, 2009 at 1:30 p.m.

RSVP: email press@epa.gov