Decades of Success
For nearly five decades, CBF has been a leader for clean water rights.

1970s:

Wetlands.  Photo by CBF StaffFrom a landmark court case for environmental law to a 90+ percent reduction in tidal wetlands loss, CBF hit the ground running.
Read more about CBF in the '70s

1980s:

Rockfish   Photo by CBF StaffPrompted by CBF advocacy, states established critical areas preservation laws and striped bass received greater protection.
Read more about CBF in the '80s

1990s:

Rock Run, Lycoming County, PA   Photo by c Neil Ever Osborne/iLCPWith CBF's leadership and support, water quality standards were set, preserved, and enforced.
Read more about CBF in the '90s

2000s:

Blackwater egret. Photo by Kevin MooreCBF helped secure three major programs for farmers, saved wetlands, and founded a national environmental education partnership.
Read more about CBF in the '00s

2010s:

Menhaden    Photo by CBF StaffCBF's leadership helped launch agricultural conservation efforts, save menhaden, and set in motion precedent-setting pollution reduction efforts for the Bay.
Read more about CBF in the '10s

Photo credits, from top: CBF Staff, Unknown, © Neil Ever Osborne/ iLCP, Kevin Moore, CBF Staff

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