Saving the Bay through education, advocacy, litigation, and restoration.

Smoke billows from a power plant smokestack.

Photo: iStock

Chesapeake Bay Foundation Supports Maryland’s Effort to Appeal Air Pollution Decision

(ANNAPOLIS, MD)—The Chesapeake Bay Foundation is supporting Maryland’s legal efforts to compel the EPA to maintain its responsibility under the Clean Air Act to reduce pollution that crosses state lines.

Read More
fisherman holds a rockfish in the water.

Striped bass, also called rockfish, are an iconic sport fish of the Chesapeake Bay.

Photo: Blair M. Seltz/CBF Staff

CBF Statement on Juvenile Striped Bass Survey in Chesapeake Bay

(ANNAPOLIS, MD)—Juvenile striped bass numbers in the Chesapeake Bay are higher than average this year, according to survey results released this week by the Virginia Institute of Marine Science and the Maryland Department of Natural Resources.

Read More
more Press Releases
Burgers and Brews for the Bay 2017 header image 695x352

Burgers and Brews for the Bay

Noon-4:00 p.m.
  • Clagett Farm
  • 11904 Old Marlboro Pike, Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20772 |

Join CBF on Clagett Farm for pasture-raised meats, fresh veggies, craft beer, music, and family fun.

REGISTER NOW
DC on the Half Shell header with 2019 logo

DC on the Half Shell 2019

Photo: Daniel Swartz

DC on the Half Shell

5:30-9:00 p.m.
  • Dock 5 at Union Market
  • 1309 5th Street, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20002 |

Join CBF February 25, 2019 as we celebrate the Chesapeake Bay and its beloved oyster.

REGISTER NOW

CBF Presents The Human Element Premiere and Screening with James Balog

6:00-8:30 PM
  • Sandler Center for the Performing Arts
  • Virginia Beach, Virginia

Chesapeake Requiem Book Discussion & Panel

7:00-9:00 pm
  • Philip Merrill Environmental Center
  • Annapolis, Maryland

DC on the Half Shell

5:30-9:00 p.m.
  • Dock 5 at Union Market
  • Washington, District of Columbia
more Events

Where We Work

The Chesapeake Bay's 64,000-square-mile watershed covers parts of six states and is home to more than 18 million people.

CBF has programs in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

Visit our locations to explore our offices, operations, and education centers.

map

Latest from the Blog

Rafiyqa Muhammad stands beside a newly planted rain graden in Harrisburg, PA.

Photo: BJ Small

CBF’s Rain Garden Maintenance Specialist Brings Environmental Justice to a Harrisburg Neighborhood

Garden mud, rain, and rocks were Rafiyqa Muhammad's playground growing up in a south-Harrisburg, PA...

Read Now

Latest Podcast

We're Taking a Breather

Everyone needs to take time once in a while to sit back, take a breath, and think about the future....

Listen Now

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week: Sunrise on the North East River

Sunrise in the early summer of 2017 from the beach at Craft Haven Marina in Perryville, MD.

Kim Levinsky

Photo of the Week Archive   |   Save the Bay Blog

Support the Chesapeake Bay Foundation

Your donation helps the Chesapeake Bay Foundation maintain our momentum toward a restored Bay, rivers, and streams for today and generations to come.

Donate Today

Save the Bay

Founded in 1967, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) is the largest independent conservation organization dedicated solely to saving the Bay.

Save the Bay
x
This website uses cookies to tailor and enhance your online experience. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. For more information, including details on how to disable cookies, please visit our Privacy Policy. Agree