Bringing the Bay Home

Blackwater_JonMcRay_1171x593

A serene sunset in Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge.

Photo Credit: Jon McRay

Enjoying, exploring, and saving the Bay together from home.

This unique time of social distancing and isolation is an unexpected opportunity to connect to the Bay, to your local rivers and streams, and to the creatures that share this remarkable ecosystem with us. Bring the Bay home by exploring our uplifting stories, inspirational videos, helpful teaching resources for those with students at home, and more.

Video Stories

From watching the Bay's rivers come to life with spring to talking with oyster farmers and other businesses about how they're impacted by COVID-19, we're bringing you out on the water and beyond with compelling stories and helpful tips about Bay life and the current challenges facing it.

Items 19 - 16 of 16  Previous123456

See More

CBF Webinars

From freshwater mussels to microplastics, CBF's webinars serve up timely, science-based explorations into Bay topics that will delight and inform.
See More

Zoom Bay Backgrounds

Bring the Bay to your next virtual happy hour or birthday party with one of our exciting Bay backgrounds.
Download Now

Interactive Activities

Pledge to Save the Bay from Home

Sign our pledge to do your part to restore and protect the Bay from home during COVID-19 lockdowns.
Sign Now

Coloring Pages

Local artist David Scheirer has transformed his extraordinary art into coloring pages for you and your family to enjoy.
Download Now

Chesapeake Bay Crossword Puzzle

Test your Chesapeake Bay knowledge with our newest activity: a Chesapeake Bay crossword puzzle.
Download Now

Oyster Quiz

You may know a healthy Chesapeake Bay depends on water-filtering oysters. But what else do you know about the Bay's favorite bivalve? Take the popular oyster quiz to find out!
Take the Quiz

Bay Footprint Calculator

Use this fun and handy tool to identify ways your lifestyle adds pollution to the Bay and what you can do to reduce it.
Find Your Footprint

Save the Bay Blogs

  • GIANT Goes Solar

    July 21, 2020

    The GIANT Company has installed a ground and rooftop solar system of over 6,700 panels that is good for light bills and bees.

  • Bringing the Bay Home: Environmental Justice, City Nature, and Bay Yoga

    July 17, 2020

    Our weekly roundup of engaging, educational, and inspirational Bay content to enjoy at home during the age of COVID-19.

  • Dirty Air

    July 16, 2020

    Clean air should be a top priority for EPA. But the agency is ignoring the science yet again, putting human health and water quality at risk by refusing to strengthen standards for particulate matter pollution.

Items 19 - 21 of 46  Previous12345678910Next

Read More

Ask an Expert Series

How does the Chesapeake Bay's amazing natural system work? And how can we restore and protect it? Explore the answers with our CBF experts in this bite-sized video series.

Items 19 - 11 of 11  Previous1234

See More

Learn Outside, Learn at Home

At home with children? Dig into interactive and social resources with your at-home student to learn about the Bay and its watershed from your own backyard, porch, or park.
See More

Bay Cam

This penthouse overlooking CBF's Philip Merrill Environmental Center headquarters and the beautiful Bay has housed both geese and osprey over the years. Tune in and take a Zen break—if nothing else, enjoy those calming Bay waters in the background.

See More

Sunrise & Sunset Cams

Enjoy these marsh (east) and cove (west) views looking out from the Karen Noonan Memorial Environmental Education Center which is situated on 20 acres of marsh in southern Dorchester County, Maryland. Check the sun tables from NOAA for times and tune in for the next sunrise or sunset.

Sunrise

Sunset

Decades of Success: The 1970s

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

Explore Our Timeline

Stay Up-to-Date on Bay News

Want to stay up-to-date on all news and happenings in your region and across the Chesapeake watershed? Join our digital community.

Sign Up
x
This website uses cookies to tailor and enhance your online experience. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. For more information, including details on how to disable cookies, please visit our Privacy Policy. Close