I took this picture of Ewell, Smith Island on the morning of October 21, 2016. I was participating in a CBF retreat for Maryland Teachers of the Year. CBF's Capt. Jessie Marsh was taking us out to check our crab traps.
I cannot speak highly enough about how passionately the CBF staff (Jessie, Norah, Kat, Adam, and David) worked to inspire us to advocate for Maryland's most precious natural resource and energize the next generation of Chesapeake Bay stewards.
(Anne Highfield is a Cecilton Elementary School teacher.)
Ensure that Anne, her students, and future generations continue to enjoy extraordinary sights and places like these along the Chesapeake. Support the Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint—the plan to Save the Bay and its waters!
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