Videos

  • Why Whales Follow Menhaden into the Bay

    Whales are following schools of menhaden to Virginia’s waters and even up into the Bay.

  • Why Are Menhaden "The Most Important Fish in the Sea"?

    Small, silvery, and packed with nutritional might, menhaden have often been referred to as the "most important fish in the sea."

  • Menhaden Recovery

    Overview of the status of menhaden in the Chesapeake Bay from Capital News Service.

  • Environmental Impact Bond Webinar

    CBF held a webinar on September 14, 2017, and again on September 21, 2017, to introduce our Green Infrastructure and Environmental Impact Bonds project.

  • Virginia Clean Water Forum

    Virginia Gubernatorial candidates Ralph Northam and Ed Gillespie answer questions about the future of clean water in Virginia. Recorded on September 6, 2017, at The National Theater in Richmond, Virginia.

  • Back to Baysics: Eastern Hellbender Salamander

    Snot otter, devil dog, mud-devil. No matter the endearing nickname, eastern hellbenders are vanishing from the Chesapeake Bay watershed, particularly in their primary habitats in the Pennsylvania region. Learn more in this edition of Back to Baysics.

  • Live at CBF's Oyster Restoration Center for #50Forward

    We're live here at CBF's oyster restoration center in Shady Side, MD with students participating in our #50Forward program

  • Live on the Potomac River for #50Forward

    We're trawling on the Potomac River for #50Forward

  • Greening Diplomacy for the Bay

    In June 2017, 15 embassies and foreign missions joined CBF to plant underwater grasses along the Potomac River in Virginia. The embassies and foreign missions spent the previous six months growing the grasses in an effort to help to restore the Chesapeake Bay.

  • Listen to the swimmers; invest in the Chesapeake’s health

    Open-water swimming in the Chesapeake is the hottest new sport. Swimmers have noticed the cleaner water in recent years. But they are worried the federal government may sharply cut back investments in the Bay just as it is showing so much improvement.

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