Chesapeake Bay Report Card Expansion

Chesapeake Bay Report Card Expansion

Incorporating novel indicators into the Chesapeake Bay Report Card. Make key improvements to the Chesapeake Bay Report Card, which has served since 2006 as the definitive source for ecosystem health status in the Bay and tidal tributaries. The project will improve the Chesapeake Bay Report Card process and product by incorporating recent lessons learned, incorporating new design elements, developing indicators for non-tidal watershed areas, and adding social, cultural, and economically relevant values.


Key Personnel

Caroline Donovan
Program Manager
Alexandra Fries
Program Manager
Bill Dennison
Vice President for Science Application
Heath Kelsey
IAN Director
Dylan Taillie
Science Communicator
Brianne Walsh
Senior Science Communicator
Jamie Currie
Science Communication Assistant
Suzanne Webster
Graduate Student
Sky Swanson
Assistant Science Communicator
Annie Carew
Science Communicator
Joe Edgerton
Assistant Science Communicator


  • Start: 2018-01-01
  • Finish: 2023-09-30
  • Duration: 5 years, 8 months