Check our calendar for restoration events, special lectures, festivals, and more. And be sure to check out our signature events like Clean the Bay Day and Bands in the Sand.

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    Bands in the Sand

    Join us for a fun-filled evening on the water's edge with great friends, amazing live music, cool...Read More

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    Photo Credit: John Rodenhausen/CBF Staff

    Bay Discovery Trips

    From fishing and canoe trips to sailing on our historic skipjack, join us out on the water!Read More

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    Photo Credit: Kevin DuBois

    Clean the Bay Day

    Each year, on the first Saturday of June, thousands of Virginians simultaneously descend on the...Read More

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    Photo Credit: Santosh Shanmuga

    Save the Bay Photo Contest

    CBF's annual photo contest is open to both amateur and professional photographers. Each year we...Read More

Share Your Clean Water Story

What does the Bay, its rivers and streams mean to you? What impact have the Bay and its local waters had on your life? We'd like to know.

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Do you enjoy working with others to help clean the Chesapeake Bay? Do you have a few hours to spare? Whether growing oysters, planting trees, or helping in our offices, there are plenty of ways you can contribute.