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Photo of the Week: A Lot of Beauty Along the Way

Hoops.S-BlakelySkipjack mast hoops, Chestertown, MD. 

In winter, the historic skipjack Elsworth (left) and Schooner Sultana (right) are docked side-by-side at the Chestertown dock. Sail technology has come far, but it's lost a lot of beauty along the way. No boat defines the Chesapeake Bay like the skipjack—a vessel that's more endangered now than the oysters it used to harvest. 

—Steve Blakely

Ensure that Steve and future generations continue to enjoy extraordinary sights like these. Support the Chesapeake Clean Water Blueprint! 

Do you have a favorite Bay photo you'd like to submit to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Photo of the Week contest? Send your digital images to CBF's E-Communications Manager, Emmy Nicklin, at enicklin [at sign] cbf.org, along with a brief description of where and when you took the photo, and what the Chesapeake Bay means to you. We look forward to seeing your photos!


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