The Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail partners with the Chesapeake Conservancy, a not-for-profit conservation organization dedicated to appreciation and enjoyment of the Chesapeake Bay. The National Park Service encourages your support of the Conservancy with your tax-deductible donation.
Visit the website for the Chesapeake Conservancy here.
Did You Know?
Since the Colonial Era, the Chesapeake Bay has been critical to the world’s commerce. Today, approximately ninety million tons of imports and exports pass through the major ports of Hampton Roads and Baltimore each year.