Live blue crab in a bushel basket
Blue Crab An iconic symbol of the Chesapeake Bay. © Jason Houston

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The Nature Conservancy in Maryland / DC

Make a Difference in Maryland and DC

Our work is focused on two areas where our outcomes can have the greatest impact: protecting clean water and tackling climate change. Our efforts span the region, from western Maryland's Central Appalachian forests to our nation's capital and beyond to the Chesapeake Bay.