Photo of the Week: Tidal Pool Secrets

Photo of the Week: Tidal Pool Secrets

Hughlett Point Nature Preserve tidal pools in Northumberland County, Virginia.

Photo Credit: Bob Diller

Nothing is better than observing the tides come and go right on the Chesapeake Bay. I find things in tidal pools to endlessly occupy my attention. Sea squirts, anemones, and a myriad of other life goes about it's business here.  Tread lightly—watch, photograph, then leave them as you found them.

—Bob Diller

Ensure that Bob 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!

Do you have a favorite Chesapeake photo you'd like to submit to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Photo of the Week contest? Upload your digital photo along with a brief description of where and when it was taken, and what the Chesapeake Bay means to you. We look forward to seeing your photos!

Photo of the Week

The Bay Needs You

The 2020 State of the Bay Report makes it clear that the Bay needs our support now more than ever. 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 helping in our offices, there are plenty of ways you can contribute.

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