September 28, 2016
Efrain Carcamo and his three children hop across boulders along the James River in Richmond, hunting litter lodged by the current among rocks and branches.
September 26, 2016
The Chesapeake creates lasting memories, and for these folks_the memory of a fading late summer sunset will no doubt carry them through the winter.
September 23, 2016
It's no secret that the condition of the Chesapeake Bay is a far cry from when Captain John Smith first explored its fruitful waters in the 1600s.
September 21, 2016
Pennsylvania is significantly behind in meeting its clean water commitments, and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation has identified the five counties that contribute the most pollution from agriculture and that would return the greatest reductions for new restoration dollars.
September 20, 2016
Excrement in Howard County streams and rivers isn't just a problem after a deluge like we had July 30.
September 19, 2016
Looking east out over the Chesapeake [Stingray Point to the left, Gwynn's Island to the right] with crisp fall light in abundance! Could not believe the light so late in the morning (around 10 a.m.). Looks like fall . . . then it was gone.
September 16, 2016
As we discussed last week, one of the most cost-effective ways to rid our waters of pollution is to implement best management practices (BMPs) on farms throughout the watershed.
September 15, 2016
As CBF approaches our 50th year (2017), we are simultaneously encouraged, worried, and determined.
September 14, 2016
Every sunrise brings a new, beautiful morning on the Chespeake Bay. Many memories [are captured] around the Bay, from land to sea. We need to preserve the Chesapeake Bay that was gifted to us.
September 13, 2016
"They need our help," explains Doug Myers, CBF Senior Scientist and in-house sturgeon expert. "
September 12, 2016
Top administrators from independent schools across the Chesapeake watershed gathered together this summer at our Port Isobel Island Environmental Education Center near Tangier Island, Virginia, to collaborate, learn, and be inspired.
September 9, 2016
Pollution is the enemy of clean water. And if we want to leave a legacy of clean water to future generations, we need to take action.
September 8, 2016
Underwater grasses rebounding, horseshoe crabs crawling, Maryland winning (in Rio that is) . . . it's been quite a summer on CBF's Facebook Page!
September 7, 2016
A parking lot isn't usually something to get excited about. But believe it or not, the Ashland Police Department's new lot is pretty innovative when it comes to fighting pollution.
September 6, 2016
[This] is a photo my wife Roberta took of us cruising across Nomini Bay on the lower Potomac leaving Shark Tooth Island and heading back to our summer place on the Lower Machodoc Creek [earlier this summer].
September 2, 2016
We all love clean water, but sometimes the path to achieving it is not all that "sexy." From talk of septic systems to land use management, to excess nutrients, the science and policy of clean water can be rather tedious and boring.
September 1, 2016
After decades of restoration efforts, the Chesapeake Bay is finally starting to show promising signs. The oyster population is beginning to rebound.
Save the Bay Blog September 2016
- Photo of the Week: Blackwater
- This Week in the Watershed: 7 Tips for a Bay-Friendly Thanksgiving
- The Original Thanksgiving Dinner Reimagined
- Pesky Leaves on Your Perfect Lawn? We've Got You Covered
- Harry Lester: Use Nature-Based Solutions to Address Flooding
- Photo of the Week: Chester River Tall Ships
- This Week in the Watershed: The Ripple Effect
- This Week's Election
- This Month on the Bay: From Fall Colors to Dead Leaves
- Photo of the Week: Happy Release Day
- Anglers for Clean Water Stories
- Clean Water Stories
- Earth Day
- Education Success Stories
- Farmer Success Stories
- Locally Grown
- Photo of the Week
- Slowing the Flow
- State of the Bay
- Student Leadership
- This Month on the Bay
- This Week in the Watershed
- Water Quality
- What's Bill Seeing in the Field?
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