|TAKE ACTION: Protect Farm Bill Conservation Programs |
Right now, the House and Senate are behind closed doors, negotiating a new Farm Bill. Bay restoration relies heavily on key conservation programs within the bill that protect our local water quality. Please make sure your representatives preserve this vital funding to Bay state farmers. TAKE ACTION NOW!
|Good Things Are Happening|
Across the watershed, from Pennsylvania to Virginia, people are pulling together to restore the Bay and its waters. Through a variety of innovative, collaborative clean water projects, good things are starting to happen! Click here for a glimpse of these successes. Plus, read updates from our state and program directors in Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and the Eastern Shore.
|Keeping Bay Restoration on Track|
The news is out! Our latest assessment report evaluates what progress the Bay states are���or are not���making toward clean water restoration. It celebrates the areas where states are exceeding the Chesapeake Bay restoration goals, but also shines a light on areas needing improvement. So, how did your state measure up? Read on to find out!
|Students Leading the Way to Saving the Bay|
Meet James Hemphill: A sophomore at Virginia Beach's Ocean Lakes High School and a clean-water activist ever since visiting CBF's Fox Island Environmental Education Center in the 6th grade. Just what exactly motivates and inspires this young community leader? Read on for his story here.
For more than 40 years, CBF has provided meaningful education experiences to more than a million students. Check out these photos, which capture some of the extraordinary moments out in the field.
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Photo credits: (left column) Courtesy of NRCS, CBF Staff, Chelsea Hachey/CBF Staff (right column) Courtesy of Ian Robbins/CBF Staff, Courtesy of Virginia River Restorations, Courtesy of SmithGroup JJR, Heather Tuckfield/CBF Staff.
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