USGS Updates Chesapeake Science Strategy
USGS Chesapeake Publication Receives National Award
for Superior Communication Product
New Federal Effort to Address Climate Change
in the Chesapeake Watershed
Study of stream fishes provides new framework to monitor climate change in the Chesapeake Bay headwaters
Assessing the habitat conditions to support freshwater fisheries in the Chesapeake Watershed
20-Year Study Assesses Ecosystem Response to Different Types of Stormwater Management
USGS Chesapeake Accomplishments for 2021
Time marches on, but do factors driving instream habitat and biology remain consistent?
Statistical Power to Detect Regional Temporal Trends in Riverine Contaminants in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
Chesapeake Bay Activities
The Chesapeake Bay is our Nation’s largest estuary and provides over $100 billion in annual economic value. The USGS works with Federal, State, local, and academic partners to provide research and monitoring and to communicate results to inform management for the Chesapeake and other important landscapes across the Nation.