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CBF Appeals Atlantic Coast Pipeline Certification

(RICHMOND, VA)–The Chesapeake Bay Foundation Friday filed an appeal of the Virginia State Water Control Board’s water quality certification for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.

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Chesapeake Bay Foundation Names Trisha Salvia as Staff Attorney in Pennsylvania

(HARRISBURG)–The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) has named Trisha Salvia as its Staff Attorney in Pennsylvania.

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DC on the Half Shell 2018

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DC on the Half Shell

6:30 p.m.
  • Dock 5 at Union Market
  • 1309 5th Street, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20002 |

Join CBF February 26, 2018 as we celebrate the Chesapeake Bay and its beloved oyster.


Grasses for the Masses (Arlington)

7:15-8:15 p.m.
  • Arlington, Virginia

Grasses for the Masses (Arlington)

9:00-10:30 a.m.
  • Arlington, Virginia

Grasses for the Masses (Fredericksburg)

1:00-3:00 p.m.
  • Fredericksburg, Virginia

Grasses for the Masses (Williamsburg)

2:00-3:30 p.m.
  • Williamsburg, Virginia

Grasses for the Masses (Glen Allen)

6:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Glen Allen, Virginia
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CBF President Will Baker addresses a standing-room only crowd at the 2018 Maryland Environmental Summit.

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This Week in the Watershed: A United Front

In our current polarized and fractured political sphere, it is extremely rare for a clear majority to agree...

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Taking Bets on Innovation

In this episode, CBF President Will Baker and Quantified Ventures CEO Eric Letsinger discuss a promising...

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Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week: Iced in!

This photo, taken January 7, 2018, shows the deep freeze that swept across the Bay with Winter Storm Grayson.

Marilyn DiMarco

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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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Save the Bay

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

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Support the Bay Year-Round!

Chesapeake Guardians are our backbone. They provide the critical support that restores our rivers, streams, and Bay every single day of the year.