Fall 2016 | Vol. 42 ; No. 2
2 PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE
As our 50th anniversary appraoches,
we look ahead to the future.
Former CBF educator Cindy Dunn,
now Secretary of the Pennsylvania
Department of Conservation and
Natural Resources, recalls her time
on Fox Island.
22 BAY BRIEFS
CBF activities in the Bay states and D.C.
26 OUR GIVING COMMUNITY
CBF salutes the donors who generously
support our clean-water work.
Bay bits and pieces.
30 LAST LOOK
Our native oyster population is critical
in the fight to save the Bay.
PHOTO CREDITS THIS PAGE: CRAIG HERNDON,
KARINE AIGNER/ILCP, ISTOCK, JAY FLEMING, CBF STAFF
5 Campaigns: The Road to Clean Water
Despite much success across the watershed, the region as a
whole is not on track largely as a result of Pennsylvania’s
failure to reduce nitrogen pollution from agriculture.
10 A History of Promise
One small Maryland town, Highland Beach, has created
a world of good.
14 The Atlantic Sturgeon
What will it take to save this Jurasic gem?
17 What are Crabs Telling Us?
Both fisheries management and habitat protection are key.
19 Our Past, Present, and Future
We celebrate our unique outdoor education programs.
21 A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words
Check out this year’s CBF Photo Contest winners.