July 20, 2018
In 1608, during the first exploration of the Chesapeake Bay by European settlers, it was Captain John Smith who led the way. Of the countless voyages throughout this national treasure since, it's a safe bet that most had a captain.
July 16, 2018
The always new art of the low tide shoreline never disappoints.
July 14, 2018
The Brandis family, Scharver sisters, and Chesapeake Bay Foundation last week rescued 10 seahorses stranded on Chic’s Beach in Hampton Roads.
July 13, 2018
The recent hot and sunny weather throughout the watershed has blessed many of us with picturesque days to swim, fish, or work in our gardens. But this weather isn’t a blessing to some.
July 11, 2018
If oyster reefs are the Chesapeake's equivalents to corals, underwater grass beds are our rain forests.
July 9, 2018
Evening sailing races in Annapolis, viewed from a pier in Eastport.
July 6, 2018
The least expensive ways to fight pollution also targets the largest source of pollution–agricultural runoff.
July 5, 2018
One hundred and fourteen years ago, spring was an exciting time in Baltimore.
July 2, 2018
A blue crab prepares for battle in Northumberland County Virginia.
July 1, 2018
Here's an idea: What if we were to swap the burger for some healthy and equally delicious (if not more so) meatless meals this summer?
June 29, 2018
Speak of the Chesapeake Bay and thoughts of the mighty oyster or beloved blue crab are not far away. These treasured critters are not only delectable but are critical building blocks for the health of the Bay's ecology.
June 25, 2018
Male osprey coming in to perch on a piling near his nest in the Upper Potomac River, Leesylvania State Park.
June 18, 2018
The Bay is my home, my family, and my soul.
June 12, 2018
Our Bay's worms are cornerstones of its ecological wealth.
June 11, 2018
A healthy Bay means a happy Osprey family.
June 8, 2018
When Virginia's General Assembly adjourned in March, there was one item unresolved. There was deadlock on the state budget. But following a lengthy special session, it's clear there is something legislators all agree on: clean water.
June 6, 2018
“Society has moved away from agriculture, and we want to bring people closer to the farm again.”
June 4, 2018
My father has been enjoying the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries for 50 years.
June 1, 2018
The history of efforts to clean up the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers and streams are riddled with grand promises, high expectations, and missed deadlines. But the story changed when the Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint was introduced in 2010.
May 29, 2018
This blue crab was skirting the shore trying to find a way into the marshes.
May 24, 2018
On May 15, a small group of people concerned about the state of the Bay and its beaches reconvened for the first time in many years.
May 23, 2018
This couple has made it a priority in life to craft a wilder world by mimicking the natural processes of the earth in their farming techniques.
May 21, 2018
I was thrilled to catch this osprey spreading it's wings right before take off.
May 18, 2018
When Robert Dean was planning the first Clean the Bay Day 29 years ago, his greatest worry was getting enough volunteers to leave the comfort of their homes on a Saturday morning to get dirty and tired picking up trash. But he underestimated the love Virginians have for their waterways.
May 17, 2018
We have to be the promise for the planet.
Save the Bay Blog - 2018
- This Week in the Watershed: A Bay Mutiny
- Photo of the Week: Daily Tidal Art
- Seahorse Rescue on Chic's Beach
- This Week in the Watershed: A Blessing and a Curse
- This Month on the Bay: Life in an Eelgrass Bed
- Photo of the Week: Wednesday Night Races
- This Week in the Watershed: Best Bang for Our Buck
- Fixing the Pipes in Charm City
- Photo of the Week: En Garde!
- Summer Picnic Recipes We Love (Without the Meat!)
- 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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