About Us

The Chesapeake Riparian Forest Buffer Network is an online resource hub and community of practice created to support the Riparian Forest Buffer Outcome and Strategy adopted in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed Agreement. The Network is a collaboration of the Chesapeake Bay Program Forestry Workgroup, the US Forest Service, and the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, with funding from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation and the US Forest Service. 

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Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay
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Forestry Workgroup – Jurisdiction Partners

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Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control
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Department of Energy & Environment
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New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
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