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


View from the bank of a calm creek with trees reflecting in the water.

Daniel DiPanfilo

Talbot County Approves Additional Oversight of the Lakeside at Trappe Development

Talbot County Council agreed yesterday to review the Lakeside at Trappe development project at each phase of development.

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Donna Rice

Maryland Legislation Passes, Protecting State From Impact of Industrial Sludge

Maryland lawmakers voted for cleaner water and healthier communities this General Assembly session with the passage of legislation that will address the state’s influx of industrial sludge.

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A group of people smile while on a boat

Julieta Rodrigo/CBF Staff

Chesapeake Bay Foundation Seeking Environmental Advocates in Cambridge and Prince George’s County, Maryland

Maryland residents who are passionate about their local rivers and streams and the Chesapeake Bay can now make a difference in their communities through the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF)’s Volunteers as Chesapeake Stewards (VoiCeS) program.

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Upcoming Events

Saturday, April 13

Catoctin Creek Farm Stewardship Project

9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Registration Deadline: April 11
Frederick County, Maryland
Thursday, April 18

Cambridge VoiCeS

Thursday evenings from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Registration Deadline: April 11
Thursday, April 18

Prince George's County VoiCeS

Thursday evenings from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Registration Deadline: April 10
Saturday, April 20

Clagett Farm Spring Open House

1:00-4:00 p.m.
Clagett Farm
Upper Marlboro, Maryland

Ongoing: Volunteers are invited to join us at Clagett Farm in Maryland on Tuesdays to plant, weed, and harvest food for our CSA and the surrounding community. See our calendar to register.

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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.

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