A glimpse into a restored Chesapeake oyster reef
Oyster sanctuaries are allowing restored reefs to form clumps of habitat for bay critters
Bay 101: American Shad
What role do American shad play in the Bay's ecosystem, and how are experts working to restore them?
Bay 101: Fish Food
What do larger fish like striped bass and bluefish eat to survive in the Chesapeake Bay?
Bay 101: Fish Kills
What is a fish kill, and what causes them to occur in the Chesapeake Bay?
Bay 101: Intersex Fish
How has exposure to chemical contaminants in the Chesapeake Bay region led to intersex characteristics in fish?
Bay 101: Ospreys
How does studying this top predator help scientists understand the effects of toxics in the Bay ecosystem?
Bay 101: Striped Bass
What role do striped bass play as both a sought-after catch and a key predator in the Bay food web?
Bay 101: Waterfowl
What are waterfowl, and why is the Chesapeake Bay so important for these migratory birds?
Bringing back the bobwhite quail
An Eastern Shore farm partnered with Washington College to manage native grasslands for wildlife