Spring 2013 | Vol. 39 ; No. 1
6 Destination Chesapeake: Bedford County
The Juniata and its tributaries lead to outdoor exploration.
The Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint
Defending and implementing the Chesapeake Clean
The Fading Chorus of the Tundra Swans
A decline in uderwater grasses and soft clams is sending
some native tundra swans elsewhere for the winter.
Clean the Bay Day Celebrates 25 Years
Over the last 25 years, 122,000 volunteers have
removed over 250 tons of trash from Virginia waterways.
State of the Bay
Our recent report shows improvement in the Bay’s
health, but much more needs to be done.
Future BaySavers Tackle Stormwater
2 PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE
The stars are aligned for a clean-water
future for the Chesapeake.
Feedback from our readers.
13 CBF LEADERSHIP
CBF welcomes new board members.
22 BAY BRIEFS
CBF activities in the Bay states and D.C.
26 OUR GIVING COMMUNITY
CBF salutes the donors who make our
Bay-saving work possible.
Bay bits and pieces.
30 LAST LOOK
Scientists suspect that pesticides are
causing bee population declines.
PHOTO CREDITS THIS PAGE: OMNI BEDFORD SPRINGS RESORT,
CHRIS KNIGHT/THE PATRIOT NEWS, CBF STAFF,
RICHARD WEIBLINGER, KELLY DONALDSON/CBF STAFF