The future well-being of the Chesapeake Bay watershed will soon rest in the hands of its youth with more than three million students in kindergarten through 12th grade. Establishing strong, targeted environmental education programs now provides a vital foundation for these future watershed stewards. NPS Chesapeake Gateways is leading the Chesapeake Bay Program in implementing actions to achieve the Environmental Literacy Goal. The articles below highlight some of the important work happening to make this goal a reality. To learn more about the Environmental Literacy Goal, click this link. To learn more about the Fostering Chesapeake Stewardship Goal Implementation Team (GIT 5), click this link.
Last updated: September 20, 2023