Defending our National Treasure

Defending our National Treasure

As one of the largest Federal landholders in the Chesapeake Bay watershed, the Department of Defense's efforts towards the Chesapeake’s restoration and protection have exemplified the positive effects of interagency cooperation. This report provides a synthesis of the role the Department of Defense (DoD) has played in the Bay restoration effort. It outlines the specific commitments the DoD has made with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and other Chesapeake Bay Program partners and identifies other DoD initiatives that support the Chesapeake Bay Program's efforts. This all-encompassing document will showcase DoDs efforts from 1998-2004.


Key Personnel

Heather Lane
Environmental Policy Analyst
Joanna Woerner
Web and Social Media Analyst
Bill Dennison
Vice President for Science Application


  • Start: 2006-01-01
  • Finish: 2007-06-30
  • Duration: 1 year, 5 months