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Chesapeake Bay Foundation Does Not Endorse or Support Candidates

(ANNAPOLIS, MD)—Chesapeake Bay Foundation Vice President for Environmental Protection and Restoration Lisa Feldt today issued the following statement regarding candidate campaign materials including CBF branding, staff, or statements.

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In late 2017, developers illegally cleared 13.5 acres of forest on Fones Cliffs without proper permits and environmental controls.

Photo: Chesapeake Conservancy

CBF and FOR Applaud Action by Attorney General Herring on Fones Cliffs

(RICHMOND, VA)—The Attorney General's office has announced it has filed an enforcement action in Circuit Court that charges Virginia True with violations following illegal actions at Fones Cliffs, in Richmond County.

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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.

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DC on the Half Shell 2019

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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.

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

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A ceremonial oyster planting in the Lafayette River on October 8, 2018, celebrating the Lafayette reaching its oyster restoration goals.

Photo: Terry Young

This Week in the Watershed: An Oyster Revival

Before the Chesapeake was first explored by Captain John Smith in 1608, the Bay was known for its oysters....

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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....

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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

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