Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day

On this Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we're reflecting on the ways Dr. King's words inspire us in our efforts to Save the Bay. This excerpt from a 1967 sermon reminds us how much the positive effects of Bay restoration efforts can ripple throughout the watershed.

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

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