Critical Area Management Program

The State of Maryland Chesapeake Bay Critical Area Law establishes the Chesapeake Bay Critical Area Commission (CAC) and requires that the City of Baltimore and other jurisdictions prepare and adopt a Critical Area Management Program (CAMP) to: (1) Improve the water quality of the Bay by controlling pollution from stormwater runoff and; (2) To conserve and protect wildlife habitat along the shoreline of the Bay. 

Critical Area Grants Application: 2019 application - Due March 15

Critical Area Manual (2002)

Executive Summary

Native Plant List

View the Critical Area in CityView.

Critical Area Map

Critical Area Map Sheets

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