The Star-Spangled Banner National Historic Trail works through a growing number of partnerships with museums, parks, wildlife refuges, water and land trails that rely on volunteer help to maintain and restore the natural, cultural, and recreational resources that characterize the Bay.Join Others in Restoring the Chesapeake Bay
The Bay's future depends on the actions of every person who lives, works and plays in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Simple changes in how we treat our backyards and public spaces can improve the quality of the Bay and its rivers now and for future generations.
Did You Know?
The Chesapeake Bay region was a center of trade, commerce, and government during the 18th and 19th centures. As such, it became a target of British military strategy during the War of 1812.