Anglers for Clean Water


Karine Aigner/iLCP

Resources to inspire, educate, equip, and mobilize anglers across the Chesapeake Bay watershed to be advocates for clean water.

If sportsmen and environmentalists worked together, they would be invincible"

– Ted Williams, outdoors writer

Looking up at a fisherman from under the water. Octavio Aburto/iLCP

Safe Fish Handling

Approximately nine percent of bass released alive die, resulting in millions of dead fish each year. Do your part to increase survival rates by using best practices for catch and release.


Photo credits: (from top) Octavio Aburto/iLCP, Krista Schlyer/iLCP, CBF Staff

How You Can Help

Support the Chesapeake Bay Foundation

Your donation helps the Chesapeake Bay Foundation maintain our momentum toward a restored Bay, rivers, and streams for today and generations to come.

Donate Today


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 advocating for a clean Bay, there are plenty of ways you can contribute.

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