The Nature Conservancy's Forest Pools Preserve near Kings Gap State Park in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, is home to acres of vernal pools—important habitat for young frogs and salamanders.Learn more »
The metallic insect has spread into 24 more states—including five in the Chesapeake Bay watershed—and now threaten millions of native ash trees. (Photo: Anna Hesser/Flickr)Learn more »
Eight bike paths to ride through the Chesapeake region
Marsh periwinkles inhabit the once nearly-lifeless Money Point
The amount of microbeads released each day into aquatic habitats across the United States.
Get a closer look at four waterfront sites that opened in 2015
EPA, NOAA workshops gleaned local planners’ perspectives
May's Critter - Named for its large head and powerful jaw, the loggerhead turtle visits the Chesapeake Bay from May to November to forage and will nest on nearby barrier islands.
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, management strategies and work plans to guide the restoration of the Bay, its tributaries and the lands around them.
Between 2010 and 2014, 6,191 acres of wetlands were established, rehabilitated or reestablished on agricultural lands in the Bay watershed.
Rapid acceleration and frequent breaking increases fuel consumption, and can endanger yourself and others. Driving less aggressively lets you save fuel and keep safe.