We speak to Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) as he prepares to leave office after four years at the helm.
More than 50 billion gallons of fresh water flow into the Chesapeake Bay every day from 100,000 rivers and streams. A new study finds that water temperatures in those tributaries have risen half a degree per decade since 1960. We explore why seemingly slight fluctuations upstream can have major impacts on the Bay and its wildlife.
- Karen Rice Research Hydrologist, United States Geological Survey; member of the research faculty in the Department of Environmental Sciences at the University of Virginia
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