The following is a list of acronyms that are popular in the Chesapeake Bay region:


ANP – Annapolis

BB – Bay Bridge

CBBT – Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel

EBAY – Eastern Bay

HRBT – Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel

JRB – James River Bridge

KI – Kent Island

PAX – Patuxent River

SI – Solomons Island

SPSP – Sandy Point State Park

TPL – Thomas Point Lighthouse


Sports – Outdoors Acronyms

C&R – catch and release

FF – fly fishing

LTJ – light tackle jigging

SIK – sit in kayak

SOK – sit on kayak

SUP – stand up paddleboard