Maryland Facilities

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    Roshani Kothari

    Clagett Farm

    CBF's Clagett Farm embraces regenerative farming methods that are truly sustainable both economically and environmentally. The farm raises crops, beef cattle, and sheep and supports a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program and tree farm.

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    Peak Visuals

    Philip Merrill Environmental Center

    The Philip Merrill Environmental Center houses the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) headquarters, Maryland state office, and an education program. It is also a highly popular event venue. In design, construction, and operation, the building reflects our mission to protect and restore the Bay.

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    Jo Shallcross/CBF Staff

    Arthur Sherwood Environmental Education Center

    The Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Arthur Sherwood Environmental Education Center let's students explore the waters of Meredith Creek in Annapolis, Maryland.

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    Thomas Henderson

    Karen Noonan Memorial Environmental Education Center

    The Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Karen Noonan Memorial Environmental Education Center, near Blackwater Wildlife Refuge, gives students the opportunity to explore pine forests, underwater grass beds, and native oyster reefs.

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    Adam Dunn/CBF Staff

    Smith Island Environmental Education Center

    Located within Tylerton—one of three watermen's communities on Maryland's Smith Island—the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Smith Island Environmental Education Center emphasizes the culture and ecology of a Chesapeake fishing village.

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