SPRING 2018 | VOLUME 44, NUMBER 1
1 PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE
CBF is working to protect federal funding for the Bay.
CBF salutes donors who generously support our
20 BAY BRIEFS
What’s happening in the Bay states and D.C.
Bay bits and pieces.
28 LAST LOOK
MORE THAN A PRETTY VIEW
Pine Creek Gorge, Pennsylvania’s Grand Canyon, offers stunning
vistas and lots of opportunity.
Shorebirds await a feeding
frenzy on Chesapeake beaches as
horseshoe crabs lay their eggs.
ALL KINDS OF CRABS
Callinectes sapidus may be our most
wellknown crab, but there are many
other species in the Bay.
Healthy soil—an ecosystem in
itself—can contain more than a
billion organisms in one handful.
The Chesapeake Oyster Alliance
is set to achieve a goal of 10 billion
new oysters in the Bay by 2025.
The Keystone 10 Million Trees
Partnership will target 6,250 miles
of streams in Pennsylvania.