6 episodes

Cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay is one of the largest and longest running ecosystem restoration efforts in the world. Over the last 50 years, we’ve invested billions to restore the Bay, and the world is watching to see how the Chesapeake responds. Chesapeake Conversations takes an in depth look at what’s working for the Chesapeake, and what’s not.

Chesapeake Conversations Joel Dunn

    • Earth Sciences
    • 5.0 • 5 Ratings

Cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay is one of the largest and longest running ecosystem restoration efforts in the world. Over the last 50 years, we’ve invested billions to restore the Bay, and the world is watching to see how the Chesapeake responds. Chesapeake Conversations takes an in depth look at what’s working for the Chesapeake, and what’s not.

    A Brighter Future for the Chesapeake

    A Brighter Future for the Chesapeake

    A new year and new Administration will bring us even closer toward achieving our conservation goals. In this episode, meet Executive Vice President Mark Conway who recently joined our team. Hear our exciting plans to help inspire new conservationists to restore the health of the Bay and ignite our efforts to conserve 30% of the Chesapeake’s lands by 2030.  

    • 37 min
    Chesapeake Conversations Episode 1: Data, the New Driver In Conservation

    Chesapeake Conversations Episode 1: Data, the New Driver In Conservation

    We live in a brave new world where information is power. Think about what big data did for the banking and health care industries. Imagine if we cold do the same for conservation...We are. It's called precision conservation. 

    • 10 min
    Chesapeake Conversations Episode 2: Save Half of the Chesapeake for Nature

    Chesapeake Conversations Episode 2: Save Half of the Chesapeake for Nature

    A hero to many conservationists, E.O. Wilson from Harvard University, has called for the protection of half the earth to protect biodiversity. Using precision conservation, we can do this in the Chesapeake, conserving 30% by 2030 and 50% by 2050. Imagine the legacy we can leave behind. 

    • 7 min
    Chesapeake Conversations Episode 3: Public Funds Are Not Enough

    Chesapeake Conversations Episode 3: Public Funds Are Not Enough

    We need you, Wall Street. The government can't fund the Chesapeake's cleanup on its own. It's going to take private investment to get the job done. The future of our Chesapeake Bay, and indeed our plant, depends on it. 

    • 7 min
    Chesapeake Conversations Episode 4: Technology Puts Conservation in Your Hands

    Chesapeake Conversations Episode 4: Technology Puts Conservation in Your Hands

    Information and technology is democratizing conservation and empowering people everywhere to protect the environment where they live. It is literally up to us now--you and me. 

    • 6 min
    Chesapeake Conversations

    Chesapeake Conversations

    Cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay is one of the largest and longest running ecosystem restoration efforts in the world. Over the last 50 years, we’ve invested billions to restore the Bay, and the world is watching to see how the Chesapeake responds. Chesapeake Conversations takes an in depth look at what’s working for the Chesapeake, and what’s not.

    • 1 min

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