Chesapeake Bay

Learn more about the chesapeake bay

Description of place

The Chesapeake bay is the largest estuary in the united states. it also has a complex ecosystem that has many important food webs

History of the chesapeake bay

It was founded by john smith between 1607 and 1609. it has been around for a very long time. it was established in Jamestown Virginia

Facts

1 There were a lot of wars in the Chesapeake bay in 1812

2 The bay was created by a meteorite

3 the bay has been here over a million years ago

importance to community

because we get food like fish crabs clams and oysters. we get about 500 million of seafood