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Chesapeake Bay Maryland National Estuarine Research Reserve, MD

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Loosestrife removal in Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Maryland
Loosestrife removal in Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Maryland

Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

Osprey Banding in Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Maryland
Osprey Banding in Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Maryland

Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

Wild rice planting in Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Maryland
Wild rice planting in Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, Maryland

Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

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Chesapeake Bay Maryland National Estuarine Research Reserve

The Chesapeake Bay is the largest estuary in the United States and is one of the most productive bodies of water in the world. The multi-component Chesapeake Bay Reserve in Maryland reflects the diversity...[more]

Address

Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve-Maryland
Tawes State Office Building E-2
580 Taylor Avenue
Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone:410-260-8744
Email:cweilminster@dnr.state.md.us

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The Jug Bay component of the reserve is located 20 miles from Washington, D.C.; the Otter Point Creek component is 19 miles northeast of Baltimore; the Monie Bay component is located 20 miles from Salisbury, Maryland

Activities
  • BOATING BOATING
  • FISHING FISHING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE
  • HUNTING HUNTING
  • INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS
  • PADDLING PADDLING
  • PHOTOGRAPHY PHOTOGRAPHY
  • SWIMMING SWIMMING
  • VISITOR CENTER VISITOR CENTER
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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