CBF's Save the Bay Blog features a range of informative, engaging, and hopeful stories about CBF, our work, and conservation issues of the moment. Read on!
September 28, 2016
Efrain Carcamo and his three children hop across boulders along the James River in Richmond, hunting litter lodged by the current among rocks and branches.
September 26, 2016
The Chesapeake creates lasting memories, and for these folks_the memory of a fading late summer sunset will no doubt carry them through the winter.
September 23, 2016
It's no secret that the condition of the Chesapeake Bay is a far cry from when Captain John Smith first explored its fruitful waters in the 1600s.
September 21, 2016
Pennsylvania is significantly behind in meeting its clean water commitments, and the Chesapeake Bay Foundation has identified the five counties that contribute the most pollution from agriculture and that would return the greatest reductions for new restoration dollars.
September 20, 2016
Excrement in Howard County streams and rivers isn't just a problem after a deluge like we had July 30.
September 19, 2016
Looking east out over the Chesapeake [Stingray Point to the left, Gwynn's Island to the right] with crisp fall light in abundance! Could not believe the light so late in the morning (around 10 a.m.). Looks like fall . . . then it was gone.
September 16, 2016
As we discussed last week, one of the most cost-effective ways to rid our waters of pollution is to implement best management practices (BMPs) on farms throughout the watershed.
September 15, 2016
As CBF approaches our 50th year (2017), we are simultaneously encouraged, worried, and determined.
September 14, 2016
Every sunrise brings a new, beautiful morning on the Chespeake Bay. Many memories [are captured] around the Bay, from land to sea. We need to preserve the Chesapeake Bay that was gifted to us.
September 13, 2016
"They need our help," explains Doug Myers, CBF Senior Scientist and in-house sturgeon expert. "