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CBF Goes Off the Power and Water Grid. Will You?

William C. Baker | Posted 05.20.2015 | DC
William C. Baker

Last November, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation "unplugged" the new Brock Environmental Center from the power grid as part of the center's grand opening festivities. It was admittedly a purely symbolic gesture. But we wanted to declare to the world our intention to operate this cutting-edge center using only onsite renewable energy.

GROSS: The Bay's Five Most Polluted Spots Revealed

Robin Wilkey | Posted 09.13.2012 | San Francisco

Once a year, Save the Bay, the largest regional organization working to protect our water, releases its list of the dirtiest, most polluted spots in t...

Robin Wilkey

SHOCK: Study Reveals Unbelievable Pollution Levels In Bay | Robin Wilkey | Posted 02.17.2012 | San Francisco

It looks like we aren't so green here in the Bay Area after all. The San Jose Mercury News reported on a recent study by the Bay Area Stormwater M...

PHOTOS: Save The Bay Names Dirtiest Waterways In Bay Area

Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.14.2011 | San Francisco

On Wednesday, Bay Area environmental volunteer organization, Save The Bay, released this year's Hotspot list -- a collection of the five Bay Area wate...

The Bay vs. the Bag: Only One Side Can Win

David Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Lewis

Plastic bag pollution is growing, and its impact on our rivers, bays and oceans is well documented. The answer to "paper or plastic?" is "neither -- here's my reusable bag!"