• Farmer Spotlight: Eco-City Farms

    July 29, 2016

    Miles from the countryside, surrounded by townhomes and busy city streets in Prince George's County, Maryland, one organization is working to serve as a model for urban farming operations.

  • This Week in the Watershed

    July 22, 2016

    There are many things we love about the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers and streams, but near the top of the list are all the wonderful critters.

  • Good News about Oysters

    July 21, 2016

    Persuading microscopic oyster larvae to "set" on old shells is as simple as placing plenty of both into a large round tank of circulating Bay water and leaving them together for several days. Right?

  • Chesapeake under Congressional Attack

    July 20, 2016

    Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives approved anti-Save-the-Bay legislation that would turn the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency into a paper tiger when it comes to reducing Chesapeake Bay pollution.

  • What We're Reading This Summer

    July 18, 2016

    So for the second year in a row, we asked some avid readers across CBF what some of their favorite summertime books are. Here's what they had to say:

  • This Week in the Watershed

    July 15, 2016

    It has often been said in some form since George Santayana first uttered the words in the early 20th century, that those who do not learn from the past are condemned to repeat it.

  • Another Outrageous Attack on Clean Water and the Champions Who Stood up to It

    July 14, 2016

    Just this week another outrageous attempt to undermine the historic Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint rose, this time in the halls of Congress.

  • Teachers Connect Schools to Improving Pennsylvania's Water Quality

    July 13, 2016

    A group of Pennsylvania teachers became students when the lessons turned to what schools can do to reduce polluted runoff and improve the Commonwealth's water quality.

  • The Chesapeake's Oldest and Largest

    July 12, 2016

    There's an ancient fish in our Chesapeake Bay, and it's threatened with extinction on our watch.

  • This Week in the Watershed

    July 8, 2016

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