24 Jul 2017 Episode 4 | 00:01:16
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.
13 Jul 2017 Facebook Live 00:07:25
We're trawling on the Potomac River for #50Forward
13 Jul 2017 Facebook Live 00:03:51
We're live here at CBF's oyster restoration center in Shady Side, MD with students participating in our #50Forward program
10 Jul 2017 00:03:08
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.
14 Jun 2017 00:02:50
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.
06 Jun 2017 Episode 3 | 00:00:59
In honor of Chesapeake Bay Awareness Week, we're sharing five interesting facts about the Bay watershed that might surprise you.
24 May 2017 Episode 2 | 00:01:01
Why are underwater grasses so important? What do they tell us about the Chesapeake Bay? Find out in this edition of Back to Baysics.
09 May 2017 Facebook 00:00:11
The James River in Richmond overflowed its banks after heavy rain washed huge amounts of dirt and pollutants into the current. Clear, clean water turned the color of chocolate milk. Even days after the storm the surge continues as runoff flows 200 miles downstream from the headwaters.
08 May 2017 00:00:55
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.
03 May 2017 00:21:44
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!