This page includes overviews of saltwater, freshwater, and anadromous fish species that occur in the Chesapeake Bay watershed.
A few saltwater species occupy the estuary year round while others migrate seasonally.
A variety of freshwater species are found in rivers, creeks and streams of the Chesapeake Bay region.
Gray Trout (weakfish, seatrout)
Northern Puffer (swelling toad)
Brown Bullhead (catfish)