Chesapeake Bay

WWF Abstract

The extent of this ecoregion is defined by the river drainages of the Chesapeake Bay. The ecoregion covers most of northern Virginia, the eastern extension of West Virginia, most of Maryland, part of southwestern Delaware, roughly the central one-third of Pennsylvania, and part of western New York.
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Ecozone:Nearctic
Biome:Temperate Coastal Rivers
Countries:United States
Area:35,144,909 acres (14,222,640 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER