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


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


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


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


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


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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