The property serves as an educational, visual and environmental resource for the surrounding community, as well as a place protect the valued plants and wildlife that are indigenous to central New York.Learn more »
In Blair County, Pennsylvania, Bill Anderson and the Little Juniata River Association have helped repair stream banks and permanently protect public fishing access, allowing the once-dead stream to bounce back.Learn more »
Despite continued demand, the commercial harvest of blue crabs has dropped by two-thirds over the last two and a half decades, and factors like water quality, habitat quality and overwintering mortality could be to blame. (Photo: Tonya Lane Rucker/Flickr)Learn more »
Maryland sanctuary now home to more than two billion oysters
The Stewardship Fund will support 44 projects across the watershed
Focus on diversity at Watershed Forum inspired conversation and collaboration
Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay celebrated four winners at annual Chesapeake Watershed Forum
A total of seven New York conservation easements benefit the community
October's Critter - The red maple is a hardy and adaptable deciduous tree common in the Chesapeake Bay watershed and throughout eastern North America.
A tool to assess progress and enhance accountability and transparency.
The EPA established a "pollution diet" to reduce nutrients and sediment in the Bay.
Calls on the federal government to lead a renewed effort to restore the Bay.
A powerful statewide tool designed to assess and coordinate Bay restoration.
In 2014, our partners signed the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement, establishing goals, outcomes and management strategies to guide the restoration of the Bay, its tributaries and the lands around them.
Between 2010 and 2013, 6,098 acres of wetlands were established, rehabilitated or reestablished on agricultural lands in the Bay watershed.
Instead of fertilizing, leave leftover grass clippings on your lawn for a natural source of nitrogen.