Clean the Bay Day Zone Captain Training

Ever year more than 6,000 volunteers across Virginia come together on the first Saturday in June to pick up trash from beaches, rivers, streams, and parks on Clean the Bay Day. Watch this video to learn the basics of becoming a Zone Captain to lead your own Clean the Bay Day site!

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.

Save the Bay