October 14, 2016
From dolphins, to sharks, to manatees, the Bay is always full of surprises. This week revealed yet another, as a gigantic blue crab was caught and released on a CBF education trip.
October 7, 2016
Plenty of plans to save the Bay and its rivers and streams have been made in the past, but good intentions devoid of action left us in a vicious circle of empty words and dirty water.
October 5, 2016
The three houses probably should never have been built on the low swampy ground in the James Terrace neighborhood in Williamsburg.
September 28, 2016
Efrain Carcamo and his three children hop across boulders along the James River in Richmond, hunting litter lodged by the current among rocks and branches.
September 23, 2016
It's no secret that the condition of the Chesapeake Bay is a far cry from when Captain John Smith first explored its fruitful waters in the 1600s.
September 21, 2016
Pennsylvania is significantly behind in meeting its clean water commitments, and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation has identified the five counties that contribute the most pollution from agriculture and that would return the greatest reductions for new restoration dollars.
September 20, 2016
Excrement in Howard County streams and rivers isn't just a problem after a deluge like we had July 30.
September 16, 2016
As we discussed last week, one of the most cost-effective ways to rid our waters of pollution is to implement best management practices (BMPs) on farms throughout the watershed.
September 15, 2016
As CBF approaches our 50th year (2017), we are simultaneously encouraged, worried, and determined.
September 13, 2016
"They need our help," explains Doug Myers, CBF Senior Scientist and in-house sturgeon expert. "