Ex officio: Henry A. Virts, D.V.M., Secretary of Agriculture; Jane T. Nishida, Secretary of the Environment; Donald F. Boesch, Ph.D., designee of Chancellor, University System of Maryland; Thomas A. Fretz, Ph.D., Dean, College of Agriculture & Natural Resources, University of Maryland, College Park; Ronald M. Kreitner, Director of Planning.
Contact: Charles A. Wheeler
c/o Chesapeake Bay Policy Office
Dept. of Natural Resources
Tawes State Office Building
580 Taylor Ave.
Annapolis, MD 21401
fax: (410) 260-8709
The Governor's Council on the Chesapeake Bay was initiated by the Governor in January 1985 (Executive Order 01.01.1985.02). The Council advises the Governor on management of the Bay and surrounding areas. The six-member Council also promotes interagency coordination and integration of Bay-related programs.
July 18, 2000
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