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

Vanessa Vargas-Nguyen
Science Integrator
Bill Dennison
UMCES Interim President
Alexandra Fries
Program Manager
Joe Edgerton
Assistant Science Communicator
Sidney Anderson
Science Communicator
Heath Kelsey
IAN Director
Annie Carew
Science Communicator
Caroline Donovan
Program Manager
Sky Swanson
Assistant Science Communicator
Dylan Taillie
Science Communicator
Brianne Walsh
Senior Science Communicator
Jamie Currie
Science Communication Assistant
Suzanne Webster
Graduate Student

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Amphitheater 2 (SYMBOL)

Storm drain 2 (SYMBOL)


  • Start: 2018-01-01
  • Finish: 2024-09-30
  • Duration: 6 years, 8 months