Subsistence Fishing

The Anacostia River is full of fish—and harmful pollution. It’s common in the local community to fish in these waters, despite warnings of poor water quality. In this video, CBF explores this trend, potential implications, and possible solutions.

   Please leave this field empty
Stay up to date about the Bay!

Support the Chesapeake Bay Foundation

Your donation helps the Chesapeake Bay Foundation maintain our momentum toward a restored Bay, rivers, and streams for today and generations to come.

Donate Today

Volunteer

Do you enjoy working with others to help clean the Chesapeake Bay? Do you have a few hours to spare? Whether growing oysters, planting trees, or helping in our offices, there are plenty of ways you can contribute.

Volunteer