Videos

  • 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‚Äôs 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.

  • Back to Baysics: Five Things You Didn't Know About the Bay

    In honor of Chesapeake Bay Awareness Week, we're sharing five interesting facts about the Bay watershed that might surprise you.

  • Back to Baysics: Underwater Grasses

    Why are underwater grasses so important? What do they tell us about the Chesapeake Bay? Find out in this edition of Back to Baysics.

  • Goslings Depart Unusually High Nest

    Less than 24-hours after hatching, six goslings follow their parents to the ground on 5/8/2017. All survived the 35 foot plunge off an osprey platform at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Philip Merrill Environmental Center headquarters in Annapolis.

  • 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!

  • 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.

  • Earth Day Tree Planting!

    CBF's David Tana teaches us how to plant a tree!

  • We're Live Planting 880 Trees on Earth Day!

    Happy #EarthDay from Open Book Farm where we're planting 880 trees in the rain with the help of roughly 100 dedicated CBF volunteers to help #SaveTheBay!

  • We're Live Talking Sustainable Farming Practices on Open Book Farm!

    We just finished planting 880 trees on Open Book Farm and now we're catching up with farm owners Mary Kathryn and Andrew Barnet!

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