At Boordy Vineyards, success and sustainability go hand-in-hand. For them, smart business stems from a deep connection to place, a dynamic understanding of the resource and pride in their product.Learn more »
The Chesapeake Bay Program and its countless partners share a commitment to restoring the watershed. Learn how scientists and citizens connect and collaborate in their work to protect the Chesapeake.Watch the video »
The Anacostia River in the District of Columbia has a reputation for being polluted, but the newly established Anacostia Water Trail reveals unseen potential for restoration in the heart of the nation’s capital.Learn more »
At Boordy Vineyards, smart business means responsible land management and community engagement.
Small organizations and businesses are working together to help restore the Chesapeake Bay.
Lowering nutrient and sediment loads more effective than dredging the dam.
Researchers studied link between land use and ecosystem health in Corsica, Magothy and Rhode River watersheds.
As many move to the region, “smart planning” could protect waterway from impacts of rapid growth.
November's Critter - The northern pike is a dark green fish whose range extends farther than that of any other freshwater gamefish.
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 tool to assess progress and enhance accountability and transparency.
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.
Use electric or manual lawn mowers and yard tools instead of gas-powered machines that can pollute our air.