Chapter 6. The States Begin to Take Charge

A Soft Collar Protects the Chesapeake Bay 165

Setting the Environmental Agenda and Paying the Bill 168

Recognizing the Impacts of Chemical Runoff 173

States Want to Get Tough on Toxics 176

Keeping Pesticides Out of Groundwater 180

The Importance of an Informed Public 182

The States Prepare for the Long Haul 185