Chesapeake Bay Magazine
The Best of the Bay
The latest on nature, wildlife, and the environment around the Chesapeake Bay.
Keeping tabs on the Bay’s dolphin population
Documenting the sinking cemeteries of the Eastern Shore
Citizen science, education, and crucial research come together along the Rhode River at the Smithsonian
Photographer Jay Fleming dives deep on underwater Bay grasses
Hope springs eternal in the persistence of Nick Carter.
By Joe Evans Those of us who fished in the late 1970s and ‘80s, when
Citizen scientists band together for the Maryland herp count
Catching up with the nesting birds of the Bay Story and Photos by Mark Hendricks
Smithsonian researchers use DNA to track an elusive species
The watershed’s native trout are an early indicator of Bay health.