May 21, 2015 - President and CEO Joel Dunn of the Chesapeake Conservancy will join U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and other dignitaries at a celebration of the success of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) during its 50th anniversary.
May 27, 2015 - The Chesapeake Conservancy in partnership with the Coastal Heritage Alliance, the Maryland Watermen’s Association and the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has trained more than 120 watermen to provide working tours of the Chesapeake Bay through the Watermen Heritage Tourism Training program. Shadow a Local Waterman for an Authentic Connection to the History, Culture and Maritime Heritage of the Chesapeake Bay
Consider creating habitat for monarch butterflies in your own garden or fields! Incorporate native milkweed species into a native flower seed mix. This will create habitat for both the monarch caterpillars and the adult butterflies, as well as other pollinators, once they emerge. To learn more about monarchs, their decline, and ways that you can help, click here.