HAVRE DE GRACE, Md. (WJZ) — Two Maryland man are working to raise awareness about the importance of oysters in the Chesapeake Bay.

To do it he’s travelling from Havre de Grace to Virginia Beach on a paddle board.

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Maryland Man Paddle Boards Across Chesapeake Bay In 9 Days

Chris Hopkinson and Chris Norman are trying to paddle the length of the Chesapeake in just nine days!

During the journeym the pair are looking to raise $200,000 to put 20 million oysters into the bay.

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Follow his journey here. 

 

 

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CBS Baltimore Staff