December 21, 2016
Alison Prost, Maryland Executive Director of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF), issued this statement today following the announcement by the Natural Resources Conservation Service that CBF received a Regional Conservation Partnership (RCPP) award to funnel $1.1 million worth of conservation practices to Maryland livestock farmers.
University of Maryland Study Raises Concerns, Questions about Effectiveness of State's Shoreline Protection Law
December 12, 2016
Alison Prost, Maryland Executive Director of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF), issued this statement following the release today of a report, Maryland's Critical Area Protection Program; Variances and Enforcement in Selected Jurisdictions from 2012 to 2014, by the Environmental Law Clinic at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law.
November 21, 2016
As the supermoon (AKA the beaver moon) rises over ridgelines of Blockhouse Point Conservation Park and Sharpshin Island under fall skies, the mighty Potomac becomes vividly reflective of its serene beauty and deeply solemn among paddlers who enjoy this magical and wondrous waterway through all the seasons.
October 18, 2016
Alison Prost, Maryland Executive Director of the Chesapeake Bay Foundation issued this statement in response to the Maryland Department of the Environment's (MDE) approval of the stormwater management plans for the state's largest jurisdictions.
October 11, 2016
October 10, 2016
The other morning, we had a spectacular sunrise on Plum Point Beach in Huntingtown, Maryland.
October 4, 2016
This was on the Severn River, exiting Round Bay, trying to outrun the storm.
September 20, 2016
Excrement in Howard County streams and rivers isn't just a problem after a deluge like we had July 30.
August 30, 2016
This early August sunset photo of the Bay Bridge and the Chesapeake was taken from Hemingway's Restaurant.
August 24, 2016
It's for folks like Janet and Pete Terry that I thought CBF should start a water-monitoring program. They need information like the guys at the Alamo needed ammunition.