Why We Need to Save the Bay

Over the summer of 2010, CBF teamed up with the International League of Conservation Photographers (iLCP) to highlight—through inspiring photos from across the watershed—the importance of cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay and the rivers and streams that feed it.

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