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An egret at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge.

Photo: Kevin Moore

Issues for Local Streams, Rivers, and the Bay Highlighted at Culpeper Breakfast Talk

(CULPEPER, VA)–The Chesapeake Bay Foundation and Piedmont Environmental Council are hosting a breakfast discussion in Culpeper on issues facing local streams, rivers, and the Bay ahead of this fall's elections for Virginia’s Governor and House of Delegates.

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Photo of a power plant on the edge of a waterway.

Steam rises into the clear blue sky from the Brunners Island Power Station, a coal-fired electric-generating facility on the Susquehanna River in southern Pennsylvania.

Photo: iStock

CBF Statement on the Rollback of the Clean Power Plan

(ANNAPOLIS, MD)—Chesapeake Bay Foundation President William C. Baker issued this statement concerning the rollback of the Clean Power Plan.

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Antietam Creek Watershed Restoration

9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
  • Washington County, Maryland

Clean Water Breakfast (Culpeper)

8:00-10:00 a.m.
  • Culpeper Center
  • Culpeper, Virginia

Clean Water Breakfast (Fredericksburg)

9:00-11:00 a.m.
  • Central Rappahannock Regional Library
  • Fredericksburg, Virginia

Catoctin Creek Watershed Restoration

9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
  • Frederick County, Maryland

DC on the Half Shell

6:30 p.m.
  • Dock 5 at Union Market
  • Washington, District of Columbia
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Rockfish chasing menhaden.

Photo: The Pew Charitable Trusts

This Week in the Watershed: The Bay's Bread and Butter

There are only a few days left to help the most important fish in the sea.

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Photo of smoke billowing from a power plant smokestack, reflected in the river running alongside.

Smoke rises into the clear blue sky from the Brunners Island Power Station, a coal-fired electric-generating facility on the Susquehanna River in southern Pennsylvania.

Photo: iStock

Up In the Air

In this episode, CBF President Will Baker talks with CBF attorneys Ariel Solaski and Alayna Chuney about...

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Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week: Northern Fence Lizard

This picture of a Northern Fence Lizard with an ant on its head was taken at Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary.

© 2017 Andrew Wood

Photo of the Week Archive   |   CBF Blog

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For 50 years we have fought vigilantly for healthy rivers, clean streams, and a saved Chesapeake Bay, and we won't stop until the job is done. Sign the pledge to join us in the Save the Bay movement!

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