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Web Sites

The Chesapeake Bay Program Homepage. Chesapeake Information Management System. (News, programs, publications, and resources)
http://www.epa.gov/region03/chesapeake/

Chesapeake Bay Information Network. (Federal and State Programs, research, citizen access)
http://www.chesapeake.org

The Chesapeake Bay Region and the Eastern Shore
http://www.his.com/~matson/bay.htm

Chesapeake Bay Program: America's Premier Watershed Restoration Partnership
http://www.chesapeakebay.net/

Activities in the Chesapeake Bay Region
http://chesapeake.usgs.gov

Chesapeake Bay History: General Info
http://www.chesapeakebay. net/info/history.cfm

Chesapeake Bay Home Page
http://clab. cecil.cc.md.us/faculty/biology/Chesapeake/cb.html

Books

Bodine, A. Aubrey. Chesapeake Bay and Tidewater. New York: Bonanza Books, 1980.

Brewington, M.V. Chesapeake Bay, A Pictorial Maritime History. Cornell Maritime Press, 1956.

Chase, Valerie, The Changing Chesapeake. National Aquarium in Baltimore, Chesapeake Bay Estuary Program. 1989.

Cummings, Priscilla. Chadwick the Crab. Centreville, Va: Tidewater Publishers, 1987 (fiction, other books in series).

De Kay, James Tertius. Monitor: The Story of the Legendary Civil War Ironclad and the Man Whose Invention Changed the Course of History. New York: Walker and Company, 1997.

Lippson, Alice Jane and Robert L. Lippson. Life in the Chesapeake Bay. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, 1997.

Olsen, Sherry H. Baltimore: The Building of an American City. Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997.

Maryland's Eastern Shore: A Journey in Time and Place. Tidewater Publishers, 1992.

Williams, Jr., John Page. Chesapeake Almanac: Following the Bay Through the Seasons. Centreville, Va.: Tidewater Publishers, 1993.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Chesapeake Bay: Introduction to an Ecosystem. April 1995.


 

 

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