Hampton Roads Virginia Programs & Initiatives

Situated at the southern tip of the watershed, our Hampton Roads office focuses on restoration and advocacy efforts all in the name of clean water.

Programs & Initiatives: Hampton Roads &
Eastern Shore, Va

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    Blue Planet Forum

    The Blue Planet Forum is a free environmental lecture series. Its mission is to educate and...

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    Clean the Bay Day

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

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    Clean Water Captains

    Clean Water Captains are ambassadors for clean water in their communities.

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    Photo Credit: Harry Strite

    Mountains to Bay Grazing Alliance

    A multi-state program supporting farmers interested in grazing their livestock.

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    Photo Credit: Jackie Shannon/CBF Staff

    Oyster Restoration

    CBF's oyster restoration programs offer citizens the tools and information needed to help restore...

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    Speakers Bureau

    Our special program that trains CBF volunteers to educate the public on Bay and water quality...

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    Stream & Shoreline Restoration

    Five major rivers—the Susquehanna, Potomac, Rappahannock, York, and James—provide nearly 90...

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    Volunteers as Chesapeake Stewards (VoiCeS)

    CBF created the VoiCeS program in 2004 as a way to reach out to local volunteers and their...

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    Restoring Hampton Waterways

    CBF's "Partnership to Restore Hampton Waterways" is seeking to reduce stormwater pollution in the...

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    Lafayette River Restoration

    Since 2009, CBF and partners have greatly stepped up efforts to resuscitate the Lafayette River...

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    Environmental Impact Bonds

    Environmental Impact Bonds provide an innovative source of funding for green infrastructure...

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Decades of Success: The 1970s

Even as a young organization, our work was effective and got noticed. Find out what we did.

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Volunteer

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.

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