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An egret at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge.

Photo: Kevin Moore

CBF Files Comments Opposing Two EPA Regulatory Changes

(ANNAPOLIS, MD)—The Chesapeake Bay Foundation submitted comments this week in opposition to two of EPA's proposed regulatory changes.

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CBF Statement on FERC Pipeline Approval Challenge

(RICHMOND, VA)—Today the Chesapeake Bay Foundation joined a challenge to Atlantic Coast Pipeline approval by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, filed by the Southern Environmental Law Center on behalf of CBF and other conservation groups.

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Bridal Showcase

6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Join us for a Bridal Showcase on the Bay at CBF's Philip Merrill Environmental Center.

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U.S. Marine Corps veteran Daniel Graff and his son, DJ, paddle the Susquehanna River, under the watchful eye of Joe Pegnetter of "Heroes on the Water" at Shank's Mare Outfitters in Wrightsville, Pennsylvania.

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Veterans on the Susquehanna

1:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Join us on the Susquehanna for a day of paddling and celebrating our veterans and our river.


Bridal Showcase

6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Shell Shaking

9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Oyster Restoration Center
  • Shady Side, Maryland

Veterans on the Susquehanna

1:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Shell Shaking

9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Oyster Restoration Center
  • Shady Side, Maryland

Save the Bay Family Day

12:30-4:00 p.m.

Wicomico County Council Candidate Forum on the Environment

6:30-8:30 p.m.

VoiCeS Hampton Roads

6-9 p.m. every Wednesday for 6 weeks Registration Deadline: September 10
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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.

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Lisa Feldt

Photo: CBF Staff

A Great Honor and an Exciting Challenge

Hi, I'm Lisa Feldt, the new vice president of the Environmental Protection and Restoration department at...

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Latest Podcast

Two dolphins

Cleaner water and more abundant fish are bringing more dolphins into the Chesapeake Bay.

Photo: Ian Robbins

Can You Speak Dolphin?

In this episode, CBF President Will Baker talks with CBF’s resident dolphin geek Maryland Scientist Doug...

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Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week: Chestertown Docks

Morning sunrise over the Chestertown Marina docks on the Chester River in Maryland.

Bob Plank

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Decades of Success: The 1970s

Even as a young organization, our work was effective and got noticed. Find out what we did.

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Do you enjoy working with others to help clean the Chesapeake Bay? Do you have a few hours to spare? Whether growing oysters, planting trees, or helping in our offices, there are plenty of ways you can contribute.