CBF in Virginia

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Since opening the Virginia office in the early 1980s, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation has been leading the efforts to Save the Bay in the Old Dominion through environmental advocacy, education, science, policy, litigation, and restoration. Today, CBF boasts offices in Richmond and Virginia Beach, field staff in the Shenandoah Valley, an oyster restoration center in Gloucester Point, and six outdoor environmental education programs across the state. Our efforts are focused on ensuring Virginia meets its 2025 Bay cleanup goals to reduce pollution from sewage treatment plants, farms, and urban and suburban stormwater runoff.

See our recap of the 2019 Virginia General Assembly session.

Offices in Virginia

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    Virginia Office, Richmond

    Since opening the Virginia office in the early 1980s, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation has been leading the efforts to Save the Bay™ in the Old Dominion through environmental advocacy, education,...

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    Hampton Roads Office

    Our Virginia Beach staff is involved across the Hampton Roads, Virginia area. Partnerships to clean up the Elizabeth and Lynnhaven Rivers, protection of critical fisheries, and supporting farmers'...

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Facilities in Virginia

Decades of Success: The 1970s

Even as a young organization, our work was effective and got noticed. Find out what we did.

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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 helping in our offices, there are plenty of ways you can contribute.

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