Back Bay Restoration Foundation


BBRF's mission is to preserve, protect, and improve
Back Bay and its watershed
through stewardship,
education, and outreach.

Back Bay Forum

Annually, Back Bay Restoration Foundation presents a forum on relevant research and current information affecting the Back Bay watershed. 


The Forum includes area National Wildlife Refuge managers, Federal, State and University biologists, City Officials, farmers, and other stakeholders in our watershed.


2012 Forum Presentations


Click on the links below to open a pdf file of the presentations from the 2012 Back Bay Forum.

The 2012 Back Bay Forum was funded, in part, by the Virginia Coastal Zone Management Program at the Department of Environmental Quality through FY11 Grant #NA11NOS4190122 of the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, under the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended.

Forum archives


Archived presentations from past Forums are available here.


Forum 2010

Forum 2009
Forum 2008