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Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a question about the Chesapeake Bay? Explore our list of frequently asked questions to learn more about the Bay and its watershed, habitats and wildlife. You can browse the FAQ by category, or explore the answers to some of our most common questions below.

If you have a question that hasn’t been answered in our FAQ, ask us by filling out the form below.

When do underwater grasses grow?

What are the effects of poor water clarity?

What are underwater grasses?

Why are underwater grasses important?

Why do underwater grasses die?

How do people cause underwater grasses to die?

How do grasses grow underwater?

How do animals depend on underwater grasses?

How does temperature affect the growth of underwater grasses?

How many types of grasses grow in the Chesapeake Bay?

How does a loss of underwater grasses affect other parts of the Chesapeake Bay?

How can people save underwater grasses?

What is SAV?

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