Do you have a favorite Chesapeake photo you'd like to submit to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Photo of the Week contest? Upload your digital photo along with a brief description of where and when it was taken, and what the Chesapeake Bay means to you. We look forward to seeing your photos!
09 Oct 2017
The Bay and it's tributaries mean so much to me. I grew up on the Magothy River: it is my childhood of boats, swimming, and exploring! It is where I learned how important nature is, and it is truly my "place." The Bay grounds me and gives me peace.
28 Sep 2017
The Bay, to me, represents Maryland and the foundation of our lives. From the creatures of the Bay to beautiful summers in the water.
21 Sep 2017
Beautiful late-August afternoon sunlight catches Sharps Island Lighthouse.
08 Sep 2017
Spence Winter and his son Alex enjoy all the natural beauty the Chesapeake Bay has to offer, including this early morning sunrise on the shore of Hughlett Point Natural Area Preserve.
15 Aug 2017
The brilliant sky after a storm passed through the Ivy Neck Farm area on Maryland's Rhode River.
01 Aug 2017
Canada geese at low tide in Hughlett Point Natural Area Preserve In Northumberland County, Virginia.
11 Jul 2017
A young heron feeding in the marsh around Salt Ponds in Hampton, VA.
20 Jun 2017
A view of the sunset over Warehouse Creek on Maryland's Kent Island. The creek runs into the Eastern Bay which joins the Chesapeake at the southern tip of Kent Island.
12 Jun 2017
Bright and early sunrise on the Bay in Shady Side, Maryland.
05 Jun 2017
This bushel basket washed ashore on a beach in Kent Island from the Chesapeake Bay. We're thankful for the hardworking men and women who work on the water to provide the best local seafood.