They may not be as colorful or well-known, but the Chesapeake Bay has its own version of tropical coral reefs—oyster reefs!
While some species leave the Chesapeake Bay when colder weather settles in, others thrive in the freezing temperatures!
A black-crowned night heron has inhabited our floating wetland prototype in the Inner Harbor!
In honor of National Estuary Week, Charmaine Dahlenburg, Manager of our Chesapeake Bay Program, is highlighting how we bring the nation’s largest estuary to the Inner Harbor.
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