Chesapeake Cleanup Center


Welcome to Maryland Department of the Environment’s Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Center: Maryland's homepage for Bay restoration.​​​


Bay Basics

Learn the story of the Chesapeake Bay and Maryland's efforts to restore our National Treasure.


Maryland's Bay Cleanup Plan

A comprehensive Chesapeake Bay Cleanup Plan is in place to achieve and maintain Bay restoration.


Progress & Reports

MDE tracks and reports Bay restoration progress.