March 18, 2016
Chesapeake Bay Foundation Maryland Executive Director Alison Prost issued this statement following the Prince George's County delegation meeting today. At that meeting, a majority of the delegation voted to significantly weaken forest protection laws in Prince George's County.
June 6, 2015
Thousands of volunteers turned out today for the 27th Clean the Bay Day, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's (CBF) annual shoreline and stream cleanup and one of the largest volunteer events in Virginia.
February 11, 2015
Chesapeake Bay Foundation Pennsylvania Executive Director Harry Campbell issued this statement today following Gov. Tom Wolf's proposal for a natural gas severance tax to be used exclusively for education:
October 6, 2014
Harry Campbell, Pennsylvania Director for the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF), today issued the following statement in response to the Pennsylvania Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee's passage of HB1565.
June 20, 2014
Simply put, the single most important variable in my mind to having a healthy fishery not only in my home waters of the Choptank River, but the entire Chesapeake Bay watershed, is having clean water. I have been fishing and living on the Chesapeake since I was a little boy.
April 28, 2014
When respected and beloved environmental journalist Scott Harper passed away last fall after a four-year battle with pancreatic cancer, his family decided the best way to honor him was to cast his cremated remains in a reef ball and place it in Chesapeake Bay waters to aid in the Bay's oyster restoration efforts.
April 21, 2014
Chesapeake Bay Foundation Senior Water Quality Scientist Beth McGee issued this statement following the Chesapeake Bay Program's annual release of bay grass acreage.
October 8, 2013
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) today marked the beginning of construction of the Brock Environmental Center, which when completed in 2014 will be the greenest, most sustainable building in Virginia and among the greenest structures in the world.
CBF Names Veteran Virginian-Pilot Environmental Reporter as 2013 Virginia Conservationist of the Year
August 29, 2013
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) has presented its 2013 Virginia Conservationist of the Year Award to Scott Harper, longtime environmental reporter for The Virginian-Pilot newspaper.
May 7, 2013
Recent donations of more than a half-million dollars to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) for the creation of a cutting-edge, eco-friendly environmental education center in Virginia Beach demonstrate wide support for the project.