What are underwater grasses, and how are they integral to the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem?

Bay grasses, also known as submerged aquatic vegetation, are an integral part of the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem. Lee Karrh from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) explains what bay grasses need to grow and why their survival is important to Bay critters.

  • Produced by Matt Rath
  • Music/Audio: "A Moment of Jazz" by Ancelin

Comments (11)

Jorgen Rodriguez (Future Animator)
February 14, 2019

Wow this is really cool, I like it. Grass is cool. smile 2/14/2019

Quinn Green
February 04, 2019

I love bay grasses

January 31, 2019


January 29, 2019

wow this was ok thumbs up

hello everyody
December 07, 2018

This help me on project too. Very interesting. Also not a good idea to plant bay grass without consulting a professional.

November 14, 2018

Very helpful. Thanks for the info =)

May 17, 2018

it was awesome to plant them

barbara matusky
March 21, 2018

how can I get some grasses to plant in the water by my home, in joppatowne on Rumsey Island. Where can i get seeds or plants?

December 20, 2017

This is awesome! Thanks for all your help, science XD

me mom
December 11, 2017

this help me with project

October 19, 2015

hi thank u for everything

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