Winter 2014 | Vol. 40 ; No. 3
2 PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE
No one will fail to benefit from a
It’s going to take all of us to reach every
person, every tributary.
22 BAY BRIEFS
CBF activities in the Bay states and D.C.
26 OUR GIVING COMMUNITY
CBF salutes the donors who make our
clean water work possible.
Bay bits and pieces.
30 LAST LOOK
Hope for a forgotten fishery.
PHOTO CREDITS THIS PAGE: ISTOCK, CHRIS GORRI/CBF STAFF,
COURTESY SARAH CONLEY, CBF STAFF, CARRIE GRISHAM
5 CBF’s Brock Center: Raising the Bar
CBF opens a remarkable new building in Virginia Beach.
6 Defending and Implementing the Blueprint
Saving the Bay makes environmental and economic sense.
10 Destination Chesapeake: Amish Country
Explore simple living in Lancaster County.
15 The Importance of Environmental Education
The Chesapeake Bay is one of Virginia’s natural treasures.
Its youth is another.
16 CBF: The Year in Review
Look what you’ve helped CBF achieve this year.
18 Bringing Oysters Back
Efforts to restoring these jewels face a unique challenge.
21 Chesapeake Bay Fisheries Update