Maryland Coastal Bays
one of 28 National Estuary Programs
engaged in conservation and
What is the Maryland Coastal Bays Program?
The Maryland Coastal Bays Program (MCBP) is one of 28 National Estuary Programs (NEP) across the country that receives EPA funding in order to work toward the restoration and protection of “estuaries of National significance.” The Program is a grassroot, multi-stakeholder collaboration working toward meeting this goal.