Saving the Bay through education, advocacy, litigation, and restoration.


Halfmoon Creek on John Pascavage's property in Centre County, Pennsylvania.

BJ Small/CBF Staff

‘Envision Marsh Creek’ Restoration and Protection At Free Event June 8

The local community is invited to learn more about the Marsh Creek Watershed and plans to restore and protect it at a free public event in Centre County, Pennsylvania, on Thursday, June 8.

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An aerial view of white tents and people on a beach

AJ Metcalf/CBF Staff

Tickets Still Available for Bands in the Sand—CBF’s Summer Beach Concert and Fundraiser

There’s still time to get tickets to attend CBF's Bands in the Sand beach concert, the waterfront party of the year that helps CBF fund its Bay-saving mission.

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Streams ramble like arteries through wetlands of varying shades of green and brown.

Morgan Heim/iLCP

CBF Statement on Supreme Court Decision in Sackett v. EPA

Today the United States Supreme Court released its decision in Sackett v. EPA. By significantly narrowing the definition of which wetlands and other waters are protected by the Clean Water Act, the decision could damage the decades-long effort to restore the Chesapeake Bay and its waterways.

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Upcoming Events

Saturday, June 3

Clean the Bay Day

9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Thursday, June 8

Envision Marsh Creek

6-7:30 p.m.
Bald Eagle State Park Environmental Learning Center
Howard, Pennsylvania
Saturday, June 10

Bands in the Sand

5:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Philip Merrill Environmental Center
Annapolis, Maryland
Saturday, June 10

Oyster Gardening Seminar

9:00-11:00 a.m.
Registration Deadline: June 8
CBF's Brock Environmental Center
Virginia Beach, Virginia

Where We Work

The Chesapeake Bay's 64,000-square-mile watershed covers parts of six states and is home to more than 18 million people.

CBF has programs in Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and the District of Columbia.

Visit our locations to explore our offices, operations, and education centers.


The Bay Needs You

The State of the Bay Report makes it clear that the Bay needs our support now more than ever. Your donation helps the Chesapeake Bay Foundation maintain our momentum toward a restored Bay, rivers, and streams for today and generations to come.

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Do you enjoy working with others to help clean the Chesapeake Bay? Do you have a few hours to spare? Whether growing oysters, planting trees, or advocating for a clean Bay, there are plenty of ways you can contribute.

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