August 25, 2016
This summer, as an intern in the Communications Department at CBF, I helped with a bacteria-monitoring project to educate the public on the water quality in their own backyard rivers and streams and the harmful effect that polluted runoff has on them.
August 24, 2016
It's for folks like Janet and Pete Terry that I thought CBF should start a water-monitoring program. They need information like the guys at the Alamo needed ammunition.
August 19, 2016
George Washington once wrote in his diary that he "went a dragging for Sturgeon," fishing for a culinary staple in the 18th century. But it's more than being mentioned in George Washington's diary that makes the Atlantic sturgeon an American legend.
August 9, 2016
As Arthur Sherwood, one of CBF's founding members and first executive director, said: "The place to teach people about the Bay is on it and in it."
August 5, 2016
The lazy, dog days of summer might be upon us, but saving the Bay never stops.
August 3, 2016
The word "ditch" doesn't conjure up good feelings about water quality, wildlife habitat, or aesthetics.
August 2, 2016
Since my early childhood, I have had a passion for marine science and protecting our coastal ecosystems.
August 1, 2016
A lone waterman tending to his crab pots near the Bethel Beach Natural Area Preserve in Onemo, Virginia.
July 29, 2016
Miles from the countryside, surrounded by townhomes and busy city streets in Prince George's County, Maryland, one organization is working to serve as a model for urban farming operations.
July 22, 2016
There are many things we love about the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers and streams, but near the top of the list are all the wonderful critters.