This work could not have been achieved without the help of our generous partners. We'd like to thank the following organizations for the specific contributions they made.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Chesapeake Bay Field Office: funding and staff support
The Chesapeake Conservancy: high quality land cover data
Baltimore Green Space: community-based conservation perspective and opportunity to share project with partners and stewards
Baltimore Ecosystem Study: research perspective, literature, and avian data
Baltimore Office of Sustainability: prioritization consultation
Dr. Lea Johnson of University of Maryland, College Park: team of students reviewing best conservation knowledge available for each ambassador species