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Solar Panel Siting and Land Conservation Values

Solar Panel Siting and Land Conservation Values

Fossil fuel extraction has dramatically affected our landscape for well over a century. With the press of climate change, converting to renewable energy sources is essential. That process is underway and conservationists are working to advance it while ensuring key...

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Watch this Video: Twenty & Odd

Watch this Video: Twenty & Odd

The Chesapeake Conservation Partnership is committed to engaging an inclusive, new generation of conservationists, and to protecting lands important to communities historically underrepresented in land conservation. So, when we see examples of how protected lands...

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Like and Vote!

Like and Vote!

Here are two very quick ways you can help draw more attention to the Chesapeake Conservation Partnership -- and they shouldn't take more than a minute! First, we started a Chesapeake Conservation Partnership page on Facebook to share our news and stories more broadly....

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Advancing Landscape-scale Collaboration in Pennsylvania

Advancing Landscape-scale Collaboration in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania has focused regional collaboration around large Conservation Landscapes since 2004. All, or significant portions, of five of these landscapes are within the Chesapeake Bay watershed. The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources...

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Over 12,000 Acres Protected in Piedmont Region in 2019

Over 12,000 Acres Protected in Piedmont Region in 2019

More than 12,000 acres of land were protected in Virginia's nine-county northern Piedmont region in 2019, the highest level of land conservation since 2009. (Image: Chesapeake Bay Program/Will Parsons) The Piedmont Environmental Council recently announced the annual...

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New Faces – Great Energy

New Faces – Great Energy

The Chesapeake Conservation Partnership's Steering Committee met last week and, among other items on the agenda, welcomed six new committee members. Here's a quick run down of who's joining the Partnership's leadership team: Brett Glymph has been executive director of...

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