Celebrating Chesapeake Bay Week

Celebrating its 50th year, CBF works with citizens, businesses, and governments to implement the Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint. These efforts are working, but there's still a long way to go to Save the Bay.

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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Save the Bay

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

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