Beneath the Surface-Exploring the Severn River

Take a trip beneath the surface of the Severn where we see ncredible signs of the Bay's recovery

"The water's just about perfect," says Jay Fleming, photographer, on a recent adventure with us on the Severn River. Watch with us and see abundant grasses, scampering blue crabs, and thick, healthy oyster reefs.

Decades of Success: The 1970s

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

Explore Our Timeline

Save the Bay

Founded in 1967, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) is the largest independent conservation organization dedicated solely to saving the Bay.

Save the Bay