Chesapeake Bay Surface Water in Northern Virginia Region

 Fisheries

   
Show Fisheries Organizations & Professionals (24)
There are 24 resources serving Northern Virginia Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Fisheries Organizations & Professionals serving Northern Virginia Region
Fisheries Biologists
Jackson Environmental Consulting Services, LLC
Jeremy L.Jackson - Ecologist, President/Owner - Richmond, KY
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Virginia Field Office
Cindy Schulz - Field Supervisor - Gloucester, VA
Wildlife / Habitat Specialists
500-Year Forest Foundation
- Charlottesville, VA
Appalachian Mountains Joint Venture
- Blacksburg, VA
Atlantic Coast Joint Venture
Debra Reynolds - Communication Coordinator - Hadley, MA
Blue Ridge Forestry Consulting, Inc.
Jeremy A. Clem - Consulting Forester - Flint Hill, VA
Brian W. Morse
Virginia Forestry and Wildlife Group - Certified Wildlife Biologist - Afton, VA
Bruce A. Riley
Riley Forestry - Owner, Forester - Halifax, VA
Daniel Hammond
H & H Forest Management, Inc. - South Hill, VA
Dowdy's Forest & Land Management
Matthew E. Dowdy - Louisa, VA
Environmental Services, Inc.
Gary Howalt - Jacksonville, FL
Gary R. Long, ACF
Ridgerunner Forestry, LLC - Pilot, VA
Hilliard Estate and Land Management
Carter Hilliard - Principal - Charlottesville, VA
Jackson Environmental Consulting Services, LLC
Jeremy L.Jackson - Ecologist, President/Owner - Richmond, KY
John C. Smith
John Smith Forestry Services - Consulting Forester - Richmond, VA
Leif Riddervold
Virginia Forestry and Wildlife Group - Environmental Scientist - Afton, VA
McChesney 'Ches' Goodall III
Virginia Forestry and Wildlife Group - Consulting Forester - Afton, VA
Michael Skinner
Confluence Forestry & Land Management Services, Inc. - President - Blacksburg, VA
Paul Maslen
Parkton Woodland Services - Registered Professional Forester - Upperco, MD
Sustainable Solutions LLC
James Remuzzi - President and Founder - Shepherdstown, WV
Thomas W. Reisinger, ACF
Reisinger & Associates, Inc. - President - Blacksburg, VA
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Virginia Field Office
Cindy Schulz - Field Supervisor - Gloucester, VA
Wildland Forestry & Environmental, Inc
Brandon Price - Consulting Wildlife Forester - Madison, NC
Woodland Vegetation Management
Daniel Reynolds - Farmville, NC

 Groundwater

   
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State Oil & Natural Gas Regulations Designed to Protect Water Resources
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This report is designed to equip regulators and policymakers with pertinent data and observations to consider when evaluating and revising rules in their states.

 

New Study Improves Drought Prediction Methods
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A new study by researchers at Oklahoma State University’s Department of Plant and Soil Sciences may well improve the predictability of seasonal droughts and provide a better way for farmers to determine when drought conditions are likely to occur.

 

Conducting a Household Water Audit

Conducting a water audit can help you save money by reducing your home water bill (and sewer bill if you are connected to a public sewer system).& ...

 

Estimated Use of Water in the United States in 2010
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This report is the 13th in a series of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Circular reports that have been published every 5 years since 1950.

 

Show Groundwater Organizations & Professionals (84)
There are 84 resources serving Northern Virginia Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Groundwater Organizations & Professionals serving Northern Virginia Region
Geologists / Hydrologists
C&S Environmental Consulting
Buford E. Collier - Senior Environmental Project Manager - Kilgore, TX
ENVIRON
- Arlington, VA
Fogarty Land and Environmental
Michael Fogarty - Earth Scientist - Canaan, NH
Gulf Engineers & Consultants
Bob Boagni, P.E. - President - Baton Rouge, LA
James Armstrong
Rare Earth Science, LLC - Principal Geologist - Gunnison, CO
Sevee & Maher Engineers, Inc.
- Cumberland, ME
Government Agencies
Be Wild, Virginia!
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries - Henrico, VA
Bureau of Land Management
Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
DCR Office of Land Conservation
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Farm Service Agency
USDA - Washington, DC
National Invasive Species Council
U.S. Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
Natural Resources Conservation Service
USDA - Washington, DC
State and Private Forestry
USDA Forest Service - Office of Communication - Washington, DC
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
- Washington, DC
U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Washington, DC
U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture - Washington, DC
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
USDA Rural Development - Virginia Office
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Environmental Quality
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Forestry
- Charlottesville, VA
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
- Big Stone Gap, VA
Virginia Land Conservation Foundation
Sarah Richardson - Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia NRCS State Office
John A. (Jack) Bricker - State Conservationist - Richmond, VA
Virginia Wildfire and Forest Protection
Virginia Department of Forestry - Fred Turck - Charlottesville, VA
Licensed Water Well Contractors
C&S Environmental Consulting
Buford E. Collier - Senior Environmental Project Manager - Kilgore, TX
Soil / Water Testing Labs
DBSA Soil Testing & Research Laboratory
Joleen Hines - Laboratory Manager - Albuquerque, NM
Fairfax County Master Gardeners Association, Inc
Fairfax County Cooperative Extension Office - Fairfax, VA
Perry Agricultural Laboratory
- Bowling Green, MO
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
TPS Lab
- Edinburg, TX
State Funding / Technical Resources
AgrAbility Virginia
Kirk Ballin - Salem, VA
Agricultural Best Management Practices Loan Program
- Richmond, VA
Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay and Chesapeake Forest Fund Tree Planting Program
Jenny McGarvey - Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership
Dr. Lisa Havel - Coordinator - Arlington, VA
Deer Management Assistance Program
- Forest, VA
Eastern Brook Trout Joint Venture
Stephen G. Perry - Coordinator - Sanbornton, NH
Emerald Ash Borer Treatment Program
Meredith Bean - EAB Coordinator - Charlottesville, VA
Firewise Communities - Virginia
John Miller - Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
GoodFires
Southern Group of State Foresters - Garner, NC
Mississippi Interstate Cooperative Resource Association
- Marion, IL
Money for Mitigation Grant Program
John Miller - Chief, Resource Protection - Charlottesville, VA
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
John Doty - Communications Director - Knoxville, TN
Pine Bark Beetle Prevention Program
Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
Project WILD - Virginia
Suzie Gilley - Project WILD Coordinator - Henrico, VA
Reforestation of Timberlands Program
Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
Riparian Forest Buffer Tax Credit
Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
Small Farms Nutrient Management Program
Tad Williams - Dairy and Small Farms Nutrient Management Specialist - Richmond, VA
Southeast Prescribed Fire Update
North Carolina State University Extension Forestry - Raleigh, NC
Terry Lasher
Virginia Department of Forestry - Assistant State Forest Manager - Charlottesville, VA
The Bobwhite Quail in Virginia
VDGIF - Richmond, VA
The Chesapeake Bay Program
Dana Aunkst - Director - Annapolis, MD
Virginia Agricultural BMP Cost Share (VACS) Program
Department of Conservation and Recreation - Soil and Water - Richmond, VA
Virginia Agricultural BMP Tax Credit Program
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Soil and Water - Richmond, VA
Virginia Agricultural Stewardship Program
Darrell Marshall - Agricultural Stewardship Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Virginia Beginning Farmer and Rancher Coalition Program
Kim Niewolny - Program Director and Extension Specialist - Blacksburg, VA
Virginia Clean Water Revolving Loan Fund
Walter Gills - Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Virginia Conservation Assistance Program (VCAP)
Kevin McLean - VCAP Coordinator - Mechanicsville, VA
Virginia Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program
- Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Forest Landowner Education Program
Jennifer Gagnon - Virginia Cooperative Extension - Blacksburg, VA
Virginia Land Conservation Foundation
Sarah Richardson - Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia Open-Space Lands Preservation Trust Fund
Brett Christina Glymph - Director, Virginia Outdoors Foundation - Warrenton, VA
Virginia Recreational Trails Fund
Kristal McKelvey - Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia Wildfire and Forest Protection
Virginia Department of Forestry - Fred Turck - Charlottesville, VA
Whitewater to Bluewater Project
Lisa Havel - Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership Coordinator - Arlington, VA
Woodland Steward Series
NC Forest Service (NCFS) - Raleigh, NC
Water Conservation
Alice Ferguson Foundation
Emily Leedy - Director of Programs - Accokeek, MD
Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay
Liz Chudoba - Water Quality Program Manager - Annapolis, MD
Center for Watershed Protection
David Hirschman - Director of Va Office - Ellicott City, MD
Chesapeake Bay Foundation
- Annapolis, MD
Mountains-to-Bay Grazing Alliance
Michael Heller - Steering Committee Co-chair - Annapolis, MD
Restore America's Estuaries
- Arlington, VA
Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project
- Roanoke, VA
Southeast Water Forum
- Knoxville, TN
The Downstream Project
William R. Howard - Executive Director - Berryville, VA
Virginia Clean Water Revolving Loan Fund
Walter Gills - Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Virginia Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program
- Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
WestWater Research, LLC
Clay Landry - Managing Director - Boise, ID
Water Districts and Associations
The Virginia Lakes & Watersheds Association
Andrew Gould - President - Chantilly, VA
Virginia Rural Water Association
- Buena Vista, VA
Virginia Section: American Water Works Association
Geneva Hudgins - Executive Manager - Lynchburg, VA
Virginia Water Environment Association
- Glen Allen, VA

 Nutrient Credit Trading

   
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Trading Nutrient Reductions from Nonpoint Source Best Management Practices in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
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Guidance for Agricultural Landowners and Your Potential Trading Partners

 

Innovations in Market-Based Watershed Conservation in the United States - Payments for Watershed Services for Agricultural and Forest Landowners
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New innovations in payments for watershed services (PWS) have emerged in the past decade and are pointing the way toward watershed protection approaches that might effectively complement existing government conservation programs and incentives for rural landowners.

 

Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due - Increasing Landowner Compensation for Ecosystem Services
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This report provides an overview of existing payment programs and markets, and discusses the concepts of bundling and stacking, offer policy recommendations, and provides examples of current efforts to more effectively integrate payment opportunities for landowners.

 

Ecosystem Service Market Development - The Role and Opportunity for Finance
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The creation of tradable credits for the development or preservation of ecosystem services has emerged as a method to provide such payments.

 

Getting Paid for Stewardship - An Agricultural Community Water Quality Trading Guide
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Agricultural producers are finding opportunities to get paid for their stewardship activities through water quality trading. Generally, they sell the amount of nutrients or sediment reduced by conservation practices.

 

Meeting Regulatory Needs with Voluntary Conservation
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Take a look at a PowerPoint presentation on market-based approaches as a voluntary means to reduce the cost of compliance with environmental regulations.& ...

 

Virginia’s Nutrient Credit Trading Program
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Virginia’s nutrient credit trading program, significantly expanded by the General Assembly in 20121, may soon be in operation as the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and stakeholders are winding up the lengthy regulation development process.& ...

 

 River Access - laws regarding surface water use

   

 Surface Water Quality

   
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Investing in the Commonwealth's Land and Water
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Virginia Forever's Five-Year Plan, 2015-2019

 

State Oil & Natural Gas Regulations Designed to Protect Water Resources
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This report is designed to equip regulators and policymakers with pertinent data and observations to consider when evaluating and revising rules in their states.

 

State Of The Bobwhite - Grassland Conservation At A Crossroads
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This first annual “State of the Bobwhite” report by the National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) and the National Bobwhite Technical Committee (NBTC) provides a snapshot of the population, hunting, and conservation status of the northern bobwhite, Colinus virginianus.

 

Fisheries of the Caribbean, Gulf of Mexico, and South Atlantic; Reef Fish Fishery of the Gulf of Mexico; Gag Management Measures
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NMFS implements management measures described in a framework action to the Fishery Management Plan for the Reef Fish Resources of the Gulf of Mexico (FMP), as prepared by the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council).

 

SeaStates 2013 - How Well Does Your State Protect Your Coastal Waters?
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Here, using publicly available information, the Marine Conservation Institute and Mission Blue present the first scientifically rigorous quantitative account of no-take marine reserves in the waters of US coastal states and territories.

 

EPA Cannot Regulate Stormwater Flow, Only Pollutants in Stormwater
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A federal court held last month that the Environmental Protection Agency cannot regulate storm water flow in setting a total maximum daily load for impaired waters under the Clean Water Act.

 

Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due - Increasing Landowner Compensation for Ecosystem Services
By:

This report provides an overview of existing payment programs and markets, and discusses the concepts of bundling and stacking, offer policy recommendations, and provides examples of current efforts to more effectively integrate payment opportunities for landowners.

 

Getting Paid for Stewardship - An Agricultural Community Water Quality Trading Guide
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Agricultural producers are finding opportunities to get paid for their stewardship activities through water quality trading. Generally, they sell the amount of nutrients or sediment reduced by conservation practices.

 

Updated 2013 Gulf of Mexico Red Snapper Recreational Season Length Estimates
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In February 2013, the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council requested the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) promulgate an emergency rule for the 2013 recreational red snapper season.

 

Conservation buffers - wildlife benefits in Southeastern agricultural systems
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Conservation buffers such as filter strips, riparian buffers, grassed waterways, and field borders are especially applicable to southeastern landscapes and have multiple environmental benefits while serving to significantly improve wildlife habitats.

 

Algal Blooms, Scums and Mats in Ponds
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This brief document is full of photos that will help landowners to determine what form of algae they may have.  It describes the major types, their causes, effects, and what can be done to manage algal blooms.

 

Show Surface Water Quality Organizations & Professionals (120)
There are 120 resources serving Northern Virginia Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Surface Water Quality Organizations & Professionals serving Northern Virginia Region
Biologists / Ecologists
Anderson J. Hudson, PWS, PWD
Virginia Wetland Consulting - Quinton, VA
David Bryan
Private Lands Biologist - Fredericksburg, VA
Eco-Asset Solutions & Innovations LLC
William Coleman - Co-Founder & CEO - Redwood City, CA
Environmental Services, Inc.
Gary Howalt - Jacksonville, FL
Jackson Environmental Consulting Services, LLC
Jeremy L.Jackson - Ecologist, President/Owner - Richmond, KY
Jay Howell
Small Game Project Leader - Virginia Dept. of Game and Inland Fisheries - Henrico, VA
Kevin Rose
VDGIF Biologist - Fredericksburg, VA
Marc Puckett
Small Game Project Leader - Farmville, VA
The Bobwhite Quail in Virginia
VDGIF - Richmond, VA
Fisheries Biologists
Jackson Environmental Consulting Services, LLC
Jeremy L.Jackson - Ecologist, President/Owner - Richmond, KY
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Virginia Field Office
Cindy Schulz - Field Supervisor - Gloucester, VA
Government Agencies
Be Wild, Virginia!
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries - Henrico, VA
Bureau of Land Management
Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
DCR Office of Land Conservation
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Farm Service Agency
USDA - Washington, DC
National Invasive Species Council
U.S. Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
Natural Resources Conservation Service
USDA - Washington, DC
State and Private Forestry
USDA Forest Service - Office of Communication - Washington, DC
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
- Washington, DC
U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Washington, DC
U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture - Washington, DC
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
USDA Rural Development - Virginia Office
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Environmental Quality
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Forestry
- Charlottesville, VA
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy
- Big Stone Gap, VA
Virginia Land Conservation Foundation
Sarah Richardson - Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia NRCS State Office
John A. (Jack) Bricker - State Conservationist - Richmond, VA
Virginia Wildfire and Forest Protection
Virginia Department of Forestry - Fred Turck - Charlottesville, VA
Riparian and Wetlands Specialists
Anderson J. Hudson, PWS, PWD
Virginia Wetland Consulting - Quinton, VA
Brian W. Morse
Virginia Forestry and Wildlife Group - Certified Wildlife Biologist - Afton, VA
Environmental Services, Inc.
Gary Howalt - Jacksonville, FL
Evergreen Environmental, LLC
- Wayne, NJ
Field Sport Concepts, LTD
- Charlottesville, VA
Jackson Environmental Consulting Services, LLC
Jeremy L.Jackson - Ecologist, President/Owner - Richmond, KY
Leif Riddervold
Virginia Forestry and Wildlife Group - Environmental Scientist - Afton, VA
Marstel-Day, LLC
- Fredericksburg, VA
McChesney 'Ches' Goodall III
Virginia Forestry and Wildlife Group - Consulting Forester - Afton, VA
Sustainable Solutions LLC
James Remuzzi - President and Founder - Shepherdstown, WV
Soil / Water Testing Labs
DBSA Soil Testing & Research Laboratory
Joleen Hines - Laboratory Manager - Albuquerque, NM
Fairfax County Master Gardeners Association, Inc
Fairfax County Cooperative Extension Office - Fairfax, VA
Perry Agricultural Laboratory
- Bowling Green, MO
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
TPS Lab
- Edinburg, TX
State Funding / Technical Resources
AgrAbility Virginia
Kirk Ballin - Salem, VA
Agricultural Best Management Practices Loan Program
- Richmond, VA
Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay and Chesapeake Forest Fund Tree Planting Program
Jenny McGarvey - Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership
Dr. Lisa Havel - Coordinator - Arlington, VA
Deer Management Assistance Program
- Forest, VA
Eastern Brook Trout Joint Venture
Stephen G. Perry - Coordinator - Sanbornton, NH
Emerald Ash Borer Treatment Program
Meredith Bean - EAB Coordinator - Charlottesville, VA
Firewise Communities - Virginia
John Miller - Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
GoodFires
Southern Group of State Foresters - Garner, NC
Mississippi Interstate Cooperative Resource Association
- Marion, IL
Money for Mitigation Grant Program
John Miller - Chief, Resource Protection - Charlottesville, VA
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
John Doty - Communications Director - Knoxville, TN
Pine Bark Beetle Prevention Program
Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
Project WILD - Virginia
Suzie Gilley - Project WILD Coordinator - Henrico, VA
Reforestation of Timberlands Program
Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
Riparian Forest Buffer Tax Credit
Virginia Department of Forestry - Charlottesville, VA
Small Farms Nutrient Management Program
Tad Williams - Dairy and Small Farms Nutrient Management Specialist - Richmond, VA
Southeast Prescribed Fire Update
North Carolina State University Extension Forestry - Raleigh, NC
Terry Lasher
Virginia Department of Forestry - Assistant State Forest Manager - Charlottesville, VA
The Bobwhite Quail in Virginia
VDGIF - Richmond, VA
The Chesapeake Bay Program
Dana Aunkst - Director - Annapolis, MD
Virginia Agricultural BMP Cost Share (VACS) Program
Department of Conservation and Recreation - Soil and Water - Richmond, VA
Virginia Agricultural BMP Tax Credit Program
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Soil and Water - Richmond, VA
Virginia Agricultural Stewardship Program
Darrell Marshall - Agricultural Stewardship Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Virginia Beginning Farmer and Rancher Coalition Program
Kim Niewolny - Program Director and Extension Specialist - Blacksburg, VA
Virginia Clean Water Revolving Loan Fund
Walter Gills - Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Virginia Conservation Assistance Program (VCAP)
Kevin McLean - VCAP Coordinator - Mechanicsville, VA
Virginia Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program
- Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation
- Richmond, VA
Virginia Forest Landowner Education Program
Jennifer Gagnon - Virginia Cooperative Extension - Blacksburg, VA
Virginia Land Conservation Foundation
Sarah Richardson - Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia Open-Space Lands Preservation Trust Fund
Brett Christina Glymph - Director, Virginia Outdoors Foundation - Warrenton, VA
Virginia Recreational Trails Fund
Kristal McKelvey - Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
Virginia Wildfire and Forest Protection
Virginia Department of Forestry - Fred Turck - Charlottesville, VA
Whitewater to Bluewater Project
Lisa Havel - Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership Coordinator - Arlington, VA
Woodland Steward Series
NC Forest Service (NCFS) - Raleigh, NC
Water Conservation
Alice Ferguson Foundation
Emily Leedy - Director of Programs - Accokeek, MD
Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay
Liz Chudoba - Water Quality Program Manager - Annapolis, MD
Center for Watershed Protection
David Hirschman - Director of Va Office - Ellicott City, MD
Chesapeake Bay Foundation
- Annapolis, MD
Mountains-to-Bay Grazing Alliance
Michael Heller - Steering Committee Co-chair - Annapolis, MD
Restore America's Estuaries
- Arlington, VA
Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project
- Roanoke, VA
Southeast Water Forum
- Knoxville, TN
The Downstream Project
William R. Howard - Executive Director - Berryville, VA
Virginia Clean Water Revolving Loan Fund
Walter Gills - Program Manager - Richmond, VA
Virginia Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program
- Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation - Richmond, VA
WestWater Research, LLC
Clay Landry - Managing Director - Boise, ID
Water Districts and Associations
The Virginia Lakes & Watersheds Association
Andrew Gould - President - Chantilly, VA
Virginia Rural Water Association
- Buena Vista, VA
Virginia Section: American Water Works Association
Geneva Hudgins - Executive Manager - Lynchburg, VA
Virginia Water Environment Association
- Glen Allen, VA
Wildlife / Habitat Specialists
500-Year Forest Foundation
- Charlottesville, VA
Appalachian Mountains Joint Venture
- Blacksburg, VA
Atlantic Coast Joint Venture
Debra Reynolds - Communication Coordinator - Hadley, MA
Blue Ridge Forestry Consulting, Inc.
Jeremy A. Clem - Consulting Forester - Flint Hill, VA
Brian W. Morse
Virginia Forestry and Wildlife Group - Certified Wildlife Biologist - Afton, VA
Bruce A. Riley
Riley Forestry - Owner, Forester - Halifax, VA
Daniel Hammond
H & H Forest Management, Inc. - South Hill, VA
Dowdy's Forest & Land Management
Matthew E. Dowdy - Louisa, VA
Environmental Services, Inc.
Gary Howalt - Jacksonville, FL
Gary R. Long, ACF
Ridgerunner Forestry, LLC - Pilot, VA
Hilliard Estate and Land Management
Carter Hilliard - Principal - Charlottesville, VA
Jackson Environmental Consulting Services, LLC
Jeremy L.Jackson - Ecologist, President/Owner - Richmond, KY
John C. Smith
John Smith Forestry Services - Consulting Forester - Richmond, VA
Leif Riddervold
Virginia Forestry and Wildlife Group - Environmental Scientist - Afton, VA
McChesney 'Ches' Goodall III
Virginia Forestry and Wildlife Group - Consulting Forester - Afton, VA
Michael Skinner
Confluence Forestry & Land Management Services, Inc. - President - Blacksburg, VA
Paul Maslen
Parkton Woodland Services - Registered Professional Forester - Upperco, MD
Sustainable Solutions LLC
James Remuzzi - President and Founder - Shepherdstown, WV
Thomas W. Reisinger, ACF
Reisinger & Associates, Inc. - President - Blacksburg, VA
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Virginia Field Office
Cindy Schulz - Field Supervisor - Gloucester, VA
Wildland Forestry & Environmental, Inc
Brandon Price - Consulting Wildlife Forester - Madison, NC
Woodland Vegetation Management
Daniel Reynolds - Farmville, NC
 

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Fisheries News Items
Community News: Aug. 22 | Nvdaily | nvdaily.com - Northern Virginia Daily
8/22/2019 12:00:00 AM
Community News: Aug. 22 | Nvdaily | nvdaily.com    Northern Virginia Daily Shower. A card shower is planned for Earl Bowman, who will celebrate his 75th birthday Tuesday. Cards may be sent to 1565 Headley Road, Maurertown, ...

Red-eared sliders hatching a family event at Lake Smith - Virginian-Pilot
8/20/2019 12:29:06 PM
Red-eared sliders hatching a family event at Lake Smith    Virginian-Pilot A family in Lake Smith watched nine baby red-eared sliders hatch and eventually make their way into the water.

In the wake of dog deaths, what to know about toxic algae - Virginian-Pilot
8/19/2019 10:42:00 AM
In the wake of dog deaths, what to know about toxic algae    Virginian-Pilot The news reports sounded frightening: Three healthy dogs frolicking in a pond in North Carolina ended up dead within minutes, likely from exposure to toxic ...

Social Butterfly tags along with DGIF for a day of catfish electrofishing - Progress Index
8/11/2019 10:15:00 AM
Social Butterfly tags along with DGIF for a day of catfish electrofishing    Progress Index The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) shared an experience with me that I'll be talking about for years to come — catfish electrofishing!

DMME formally unveils rooftop solar power system in Big Stone Gap - Kingsport Times News
8/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
DMME formally unveils rooftop solar power system in Big Stone Gap    Kingsport Times News BIG STONE GAP — Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy officials enjoyed the sunshine Tuesday, and not just because of the weather. DMME ...

Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy to flip switch to solar power - WCYB
8/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy to flip switch to solar power    WCYB An initiative to introduce and promote clean energy in Virginia will move forward in Big Stone Gap Tuesday. State officials from the Department of Mines, ...

Outer Banks seagrasses are declining, studies and observations show - Virginian-Pilot
8/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Outer Banks seagrasses are declining, studies and observations show    Virginian-Pilot High-salinity grasses of Pamlico Sound are declining at a rate of about 1 percent per year. Grasses that like fresher water are losing ground even faster.

Workers Create Trout Habitat on West Virginia Stream - U.S. News & World Report
8/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
Workers Create Trout Habitat on West Virginia Stream    U.S. News & World Report DORCAS, W.Va. (AP) — One of West Virginia's least-known trout fisheries just got a major facelift.

Local leaders work to keep offshore drilling away from Virginia coast - WTKR News 3
7/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Local leaders work to keep offshore drilling away from Virginia coast    WTKR News 3 VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Local leaders on both sides of the aisle met at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation Wednesday for a forum about stopping offshore drilling.

City of Charlottesville to Tackle Growing Deer Population - NBC 29 News
7/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
City of Charlottesville to Tackle Growing Deer Population    NBC 29 News The city of Charlottesville and the Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries are teaming up to tackle the growing deer population in the city.

Virginia's "Founding Forest" was decimated. Now the longleaf pine is making a comeback. - Virginian-Pilot
7/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia's "Founding Forest" was decimated. Now the longleaf pine is making a comeback.    Virginian-Pilot At the turn of the century, fewer than 200 of the conifers remained in Virginia. Now, a group of conservationists are on a mission to save the state's so-called ...

Virginia company labeled crab meat as from the U.S., but it wasn’t, officials say - Raleigh News & Observer
7/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia company labeled crab meat as from the U.S., but it wasn’t, officials say    Raleigh News & Observer A Virginia seafood company has pleaded guilty to falsely labeling millions of dollars worth of foreign crab meat as a U.S. product. Michael P. Casey, who was the ...

Sharks Have Few Places To Hide From Fishing, Study Shows - West Virginia Public Broadcasting
7/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Sharks Have Few Places To Hide From Fishing, Study Shows    West Virginia Public Broadcasting Ocean-dwelling sharks often like to hang out in areas that also get frequented by industrial fishing ships, which puts them at grave risk of being caught.

Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries studying turkey and grouse reproduction - WSET
7/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries studying turkey and grouse reproduction    WSET LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) -- DGIF is interested in gaining more information on turkey and grouse reproduction and is asking for help reporting turkey and ...

Virginia Conservation Police issue warning after increase of fraudulent boat sales - WTKR News 3
7/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Conservation Police issue warning after increase of fraudulent boat sales    WTKR News 3 The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is warning residents of fraudulent boat sales after the department has seen an increase in online scams.

VDGIF: Operation Dry Water and Enhanced Boating Safety Claims Success in Virginia - NBC 29 News
7/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
VDGIF: Operation Dry Water and Enhanced Boating Safety Claims Success in Virginia    NBC 29 News Conservation Police Officers with the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries were very busy over the Independence Day weekend.

Operation Dry Water big success in virginia - WSET
7/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Operation Dry Water big success in virginia    WSET RICHMOND, Va. (WSET) -- Conservation Police Officers (CPOs) with the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) were busy over the ...

Law enforcement issues warning about primary cause of boater deaths: ‘It’s extremely important’ - WTVR CBS 6 News
7/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Law enforcement issues warning about primary cause of boater deaths: ‘It’s extremely important’    WTVR CBS 6 News DINWIDDIE COUNTY, Va. -- Law enforcement across Virginia are participating in Operation Dry Water this weekend in hopes of cutting the number of alcohol ...

‘Life jackets save lives’: Marine patrol ramps up enforcement for holiday weekend - WWBT NBC12 News
7/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
‘Life jackets save lives’: Marine patrol ramps up enforcement for holiday weekend    WWBT NBC12 News So far in 2019 12 people have drowned from boating-related accidents. The Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries states those victims were not ...

Join Us and Help Keep Virginia’s Wild Places Wild - Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine
7/1/2019 8:17:18 AM
Join Us and Help Keep Virginia’s Wild Places Wild    Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine DGIF invites all Virginians to join us in our mission to ensure wildlife has healthy places to live and thrive by becoming a Restore the Wild Member. Your.

Police identify swimmer who died during Virginia triathlon - WHSV
7/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Police identify swimmer who died during Virginia triathlon    WHSV CHESTERFIELD, Va. (WWBT) — The body of a triathlon participant has been recovered from a river in Virginia. Henrico County Police identified the man as ...

Article: Maryland, Virginia ease crabbing limits - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
6/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Article: Maryland, Virginia ease crabbing limits    The Chesapeake Bay Journal Buoyed by evidence of a surge in the Chesapeake Bay crab population, fisheries regulators in Maryland and Virginia have approved modest increases in ...

Wildlife Center of Virginia Testing New Treatment for Bears - WVTF
6/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Wildlife Center of Virginia Testing New Treatment for Bears    WVTF There are an estimated 18,000 black bears roaming around Virginia, and at this time of year there are lots of mothers and cubs. Most are healthy, but wildlife ...

A 'long, creeping change': As climate warms, Virginia fisheries struggle to adapt - Virginia Mercury
6/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
A 'long, creeping change': As climate warms, Virginia fisheries struggle to adapt    Virginia Mercury George Washington had few dietary preferences, save one: he was “excessively fond” of fish. Luckily for the president, his perch at Mount Vernon afforded him ...

2018-19 State of Virginia salaries - Richmond.com
6/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
2018-19 State of Virginia salaries    Richmond.com The Richmond Times-Dispatch obtained state employees' names, job titles and salaries using the state's Freedom of Information statute. The FOI request for the ...

Body of missing Glen Allen boater found in Mattaponi River - WWBT NBC12 News
6/19/2019 3:00:00 AM
Body of missing Glen Allen boater found in Mattaponi River    WWBT NBC12 News KING AND QUEEN COUNTY, Va. (WWBT) - The body of a missing boater was found in the Mattaponi River Wednesday evening, according to the Virginia ...

Sandbridge Beach getting $20.3 million contract for storm protection - WTKR News 3
6/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Sandbridge Beach getting $20.3 million contract for storm protection    WTKR News 3 VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The city of Virginia Beach and Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are already preparing for winter with the Sandbridge ...

KEN PERROTTE: New Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries chief has big plans - Fredericksburg.com
6/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
KEN PERROTTE: New Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries chief has big plans    Fredericksburg.com RYAN BROWN WAS appointed Executive Director of the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries at last week's meeting of the agency's board.

Virginia DGIF offers free fishing this weekend | News - Fauquier Times
6/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia DGIF offers free fishing this weekend | News    Fauquier Times Like to fish? This weekend you can do it for free. The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is offering three days of free fishing, from June 7 to 9.

Free Fishing Days in Virginia begins this weekend - WTVR CBS 6 News
6/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Free Fishing Days in Virginia begins this weekend    WTVR CBS 6 News Whether you love to fish or if you are a novice, the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is offering all Virginians the chance to fish for free this ...

Anyone can go fishing on 'Free Fishing Days' in June, no license required - 13newsnow.com WVEC
5/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Anyone can go fishing on 'Free Fishing Days' in June, no license required    13newsnow.com WVEC The Department of Game & Inland Fisheries is offering 'Free Fishing days' in June! On June 7 to 9 anyone in Virginia can fish in public waters with a rod and reel ...

Fisherman shoots arrow near interstate and breaks Virginia fishing record - WTVR CBS 6 News
5/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Fisherman shoots arrow near interstate and breaks Virginia fishing record    WTVR CBS 6 News A Virginia fisherman shot an arrow near an Interstate 85 overpass to break a state record, according to the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF).

Virginia to celebrate fishing with open houses at hatcheries - WTOP
5/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia to celebrate fishing with open houses at hatcheries    WTOP The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is hosting open houses at five of its cold water fish hatcheries.

Bodies of 2 missing Virginia boaters recovered from Rappahannock River - WTKR News 3
5/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Bodies of 2 missing Virginia boaters recovered from Rappahannock River    WTKR News 3 The bodies of two boaters who went missing Sunday morning were recovered from the Rappahannock River Thursday.

Virginia to celebrate fishing with open houses at hatcheries such as Montebello - The Daily Progress
5/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia to celebrate fishing with open houses at hatcheries such as Montebello    The Daily Progress The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is hosting open houses at five of its cold water fish hatcheries.

From June 7-9, you can fish for free across Virginia - WHSV
5/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
From June 7-9, you can fish for free across Virginia    WHSV In just over two weeks, Virginia will allow anyone to fish public waters for free, without a license.

Snakes are popping up across Virginia – Here’s how to keep them away from your home - WTKR News 3
5/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Snakes are popping up across Virginia – Here’s how to keep them away from your home    WTKR News 3 RICHMOND, Va. - Snakes are popping up all across Virginia. And they're making some Richmond residents, like Sandra Taylor, a little worried. “I've had an ...

Federal fisheries managers will reduce striped bass catches - Virginian-Pilot
5/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Federal fisheries managers will reduce striped bass catches    Virginian-Pilot After years of listening to anglers begging for a fix, federal fisheries managers on Tuesday decided to tighten regulations to help the striped bass population ...

'A starting point:' Virginia takes steps to protect striped bass numbers in Chesapeake Bay - Virginia Mercury
4/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
'A starting point:' Virginia takes steps to protect striped bass numbers in Chesapeake Bay    Virginia Mercury With stock assessments showing declines for the Atlantic's prized striped bass population, Virginia last week closed its spring recreational season for ...

Virginia cancels striped bass trophy fishing season amid concerns over population - Richmond.com
4/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia cancels striped bass trophy fishing season amid concerns over population    Richmond.com The fishing season for large rockfish in tributaries of the Potomac River, along the Atlantic coastline and parts of the Chesapeake Bay is canceled in Virginia this ...

Virginia cancels striped bass fishing season amid concerns over population decline - Washington Post
4/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia cancels striped bass fishing season amid concerns over population decline    Washington Post In a 7-0 vote, the Virginia Marine Resources Commission suspended striped bass fishing for the spring season.

Article: Virginia closes striped bass trophy season as ASMFC weighs action - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
4/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Article: Virginia closes striped bass trophy season as ASMFC weighs action    The Chesapeake Bay Journal This story has been updated from the original published on April 19, 2019. Virginia and two New England states are urging other East Coast fishery managers to ...

Va. Cancels Trophy Rockfish Season, Urges Other States to Follow - Chesapeake Bay Magazine
4/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Va. Cancels Trophy Rockfish Season, Urges Other States to Follow    Chesapeake Bay Magazine It's official- there won't be a trophy rockfish season in Virginia this spring. Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC) has voted unanimously to enact an ...

Virginia probes new CWD detection as Minnesota culls farm deer - CIDRAP
4/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia probes new CWD detection as Minnesota culls farm deer    CIDRAP In the latest chronic wasting disease (CWD) developments, Virginia's Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) has confirmed the condition in a buck ...

Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries launches ‘Refer-a-Friend to Fish’ campaign - WWBT NBC12 News
4/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries launches ‘Refer-a-Friend to Fish’ campaign    WWBT NBC12 News RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is launching a campaign to encourage fishermen to recruit others to join them.

WOYM: Though officially still a ghost in Virginia, cougar sightings creeping closer - Roanoke Times
4/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
WOYM: Though officially still a ghost in Virginia, cougar sightings creeping closer    Roanoke Times The tour of the wild continues. Q: Why is it still believed that there are no cougars in Virginia when there seems to be so much evidence to the contrary?

Striped bass spring season in Virginia likely to be canceled - Virginian-Pilot
4/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Striped bass spring season in Virginia likely to be canceled    Virginian-Pilot The fisheries management staff at the Virginia Marine Resources Commission has recommended an emergency shut down of the spring trophy seasons that ...

Striped bass fishing season could be canceled in Virginia as population declines - Washington Post
4/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Striped bass fishing season could be canceled in Virginia as population declines    Washington Post Virginia officials are weighing whether to cancel this year's fishing season for large rockfish in the Potomac River and Chesapeake Bay out of concern for its ...

VDGIF seeking public comments on Virginia Wild Trout Management Plan - WHSV
4/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
VDGIF seeking public comments on Virginia Wild Trout Management Plan    WHSV The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is taking public comments on their wild trout management plan.

Overfishing assessment may lead Virginia to ban recreational fishing for striped bass - Fredericksburg.com
4/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Overfishing assessment may lead Virginia to ban recreational fishing for striped bass    Fredericksburg.com The Virginia Marine Resources Commission is considering banning recreational fishing for trophy-sized striped bass this spring in the state's portion of the ...

Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries to Release 18 Young Black Bears - NBC 29 News
4/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries to Release 18 Young Black Bears    NBC 29 News The Wildlife Center of Virginia is saying goodbye to some long term residents while making room for more.

Endangered woodpeckers find new home in Virginia - WSET
3/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
Endangered woodpeckers find new home in Virginia    WSET RICHMOND, Va. (WSET) -- The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries has announced that a federally endangered species has moved into a ...

PHOTOS: Virginia officers rescue hawk trapped in car grille - 8News
3/19/2019 3:00:00 AM
PHOTOS: Virginia officers rescue hawk trapped in car grille    8News A hawk that had to be rescued after getting stuck in the grill of a car near Charlottesville is recovering at the Wildlife Center of Virginia.

Wild Chesapeake: Should Virginia Cut Rockfish Harvest? - Chesapeake Bay Magazine
3/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Wild Chesapeake: Should Virginia Cut Rockfish Harvest?    Chesapeake Bay Magazine Chesapeake outdoor sportsman Captain Chris Dollar brings the latest wildlife news to the Bay Bulletin. With tighter regulations on stripers expected in 2020 in ...

After 45 years with the agency, executive director for Virginia game department taking a hike - Virginian-Pilot
2/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
After 45 years with the agency, executive director for Virginia game department taking a hike    Virginian-Pilot Bob Duncan will retire April 1 after 41 years with the agency. But don't expect him to simply disappear into the woods.

Virginia escapes sanction — for now — that could shut down menhaden fishing - Virginian-Pilot
2/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia escapes sanction — for now — that could shut down menhaden fishing    Virginian-Pilot A threat to shut down Virginia's menhaden fishery disappeared after an interstate commission decided it wouldn't find the state out of a compliance with a new ...

28 deer test positive for Chronic Wasting Disease in Virginia - WSET
2/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
28 deer test positive for Chronic Wasting Disease in Virginia    WSET RICHMOND, Va. (WSET) -- The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries said Chronic Wasting Disease has been found in 26 deer in Northwest ...

Virginia dodges sanction on menhaden - Daily Press
2/12/2019 10:30:00 AM
Virginia dodges sanction on menhaden    Daily Press The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission declines to trigger a moratorium on Virginia's menhaden fishery.

Menhaden Fishery Managers Won't Pursue Punishment for Virginia - Chesapeake Bay Magazine
2/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
Menhaden Fishery Managers Won't Pursue Punishment for Virginia    Chesapeake Bay Magazine Virginia's menhaden fishery gets a major victory, as Atlantic fisheries managers decide not to hold the Commonwealth out of compliance with its most recent ...

The Future of Virginia Fisheries: Enforcing Catch Limits in the Atlantic and Chesapeake Bay - WVTF
1/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
The Future of Virginia Fisheries: Enforcing Catch Limits in the Atlantic and Chesapeake Bay    WVTF Virginia's seafood industry is one of the oldest in the nation, valued at over half a billion dollars. We're the fourth largest producer of finfish and.

The Future of Virginia Fisheries: Growing Our Own in the Blue Ridge - WVTF
1/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
The Future of Virginia Fisheries: Growing Our Own in the Blue Ridge    WVTF Like many cities in southside Virginia, Martinsville lost thousands of jobs as tobacco, furniture-making and textiles left for places where labor was.

Virginia blocks the import of deer carcasses from Tennessee - WHSV
12/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Virginia blocks the import of deer carcasses from Tennessee    WHSV The discovery of Chronic Wasting Disease in multiple deer across Tennessee is prompting Virginia to bar the import of any deer carcasses from our neighbors to ...

Virginia man convicted of illegally feeding bears for 10 years - WTKR News 3
11/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Virginia man convicted of illegally feeding bears for 10 years    WTKR News 3 After 10 years of responding to unusual bear calls, the Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries convicted a Warren County man of violating the ...

Local fishermen approved to trawl commercially off coast of Virginia Beach - WTKR News 3
11/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Local fishermen approved to trawl commercially off coast of Virginia Beach    WTKR News 3 The Virginia Marine Resources Commission has approved two experimental fishing permits for an area off the coast of Virginia Beach. The selected fishermen ...

An 'Exceptionally Rare' 2-Headed Snake Found In Virginia Has Died - NPR
11/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
An 'Exceptionally Rare' 2-Headed Snake Found In Virginia Has Died    NPR Two-headed snakes don't live very long in the wild, so when one was found in a Northern Virginia yard, the discovery got the attention of scientists and social ...

Groundwater News Items
Dogwood Daily: Virginia’s top financial officer is bracing for a recession - The Dogwood
8/19/2019 8:53:00 AM
Dogwood Daily: Virginia’s top financial officer is bracing for a recession    The Dogwood Welcome to today's edition of the Dogwood Daily. We've got a round-up of all of today's Virginia news coming right up. And if you're a fan, please forward to ...

In James City County, a water crisis by 2.83 million (gallon) cuts - Virginia Mercury
8/18/2019 7:45:00 PM
In James City County, a water crisis by 2.83 million (gallon) cuts    Virginia Mercury JAMES CITY COUNTY — From Sandy Bay Bridge, a stone's throw from Jamestown, an eye cast in any direction lands inevitably upon water. During the summer ...

Chesapeake Bay cleanup goals have time running out - Delmarva Daily Times
8/18/2019 10:44:00 AM
Chesapeake Bay cleanup goals have time running out    Delmarva Daily Times While Maryland and Virginia are on track to meet their Chesapeake Bay cleanup goals, Pennsylvania has failed to live up to its promises.

Proposed lake rezone gets mixed reviews | Local News - The Central Virginian
8/17/2019 12:00:00 PM
Proposed lake rezone gets mixed reviews | Local News    The Central Virginian County planners delayed rezoning land on Aug. 8 for a shopping center near Lake Anna's busiest corner, as neighbors worried about doing justice to the ...

Report: There's A Growing Water Crisis In The Global South - West Virginia Public Broadcasting
8/13/2019 12:52:47 PM
Report: There's A Growing Water Crisis In The Global South    West Virginia Public Broadcasting Many major cities in Africa, Southeast Asia, and South America are falling dangerously behind in their efforts to provide residents with reliable and.

A World Without Water - West Virginia Public Broadcasting
8/8/2019 1:41:10 PM
A World Without Water    West Virginia Public Broadcasting What would happen if we ran out of water? For an increasing number of people, that question is moving from a hypothetical to a reality. New data from the.

West Virginia oil and gas production hits new high - Energy News Network
8/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
West Virginia oil and gas production hits new high    Energy News Network OIL & GAS: West Virginia natural gas and oil production reached record levels in 2018, the 10th straight year of output increases, according to the state ...

Patched portion of Jakes Run Road collapses - WV MetroNews - West Virginia MetroNews
8/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Patched portion of Jakes Run Road collapses - WV MetroNews    West Virginia MetroNews MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A potholed portion of Jakes Run Road that had caught the attention of Monongalia County's five delegates in late March and was ...

Pipe coating is safe, Mountain Valley tells regulators - Richmond.com
7/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Pipe coating is safe, Mountain Valley tells regulators    Richmond.com A protective coating applied to the Mountain Valley Pipeline under construction in Virginia and West Virginia poses no known harms, developers of the pipeline ...

HRSD puts James City water treatment plant on backburner - Virginia Gazette
7/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
HRSD puts James City water treatment plant on backburner    Virginia Gazette A fight over land acquisition has delayed plans by Hampton Roads Sanitation District to build its first full-scale water treatment facility in James City.

Article: Septic system failures expected to increase in coastal Virginia - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
7/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Article: Septic system failures expected to increase in coastal Virginia    The Chesapeake Bay Journal As sea level rise accelerates along the Chesapeake coast, an old threat to Virginia's water quality may be rearing its head. Like many places in the Chesapeake ...

Federal Researchers Ask Berkeley County Residents for Help Studying PFAS Chemicals - West Virginia Public Broadcasting
7/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Federal Researchers Ask Berkeley County Residents for Help Studying PFAS Chemicals    West Virginia Public Broadcasting A federal public health agency is launching a study this fall that will evaluate Berkeley County residents' exposure to the PFAS group of chemicals, which.

Virginia Beach wants to require developers to factor in sea level rise for new projects - Virginian-Pilot
5/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Beach wants to require developers to factor in sea level rise for new projects    Virginian-Pilot The more stringent standards would be an effort to protect new properties from the increasing risk of flooding in Virginia's largest city as sea level rise is set to ...

Air Force agrees to reimburse West Virginia city for chemical cleanup - AirForceTimes.com
5/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Air Force agrees to reimburse West Virginia city for chemical cleanup    AirForceTimes.com The Air Force has agreed to reimburse $4.9 million to the city of Martinsburg, West Virginia, for expenses related to the 2016 cleanup of hazardous chemicals ...

James City's water supply may not be able to keep up with growing demand. Cranston's Mill Pond could be the answer. - Virginia Gazette
5/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
James City's water supply may not be able to keep up with growing demand. Cranston's Mill Pond could be the answer.    Virginia Gazette Cranston's Mill Pond would be a potential resource for James City County's future water needs, but the withdrawal permit isn't quite in hand yet.

International Baccalaureate program impacts students for years, study finds - Virginia Gazette
5/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
International Baccalaureate program impacts students for years, study finds    Virginia Gazette A study on the impact of James River Elementary School's International Baccalaureate program revealed an impact on students even after they enter middle ...

Fracking only makes new problems - Virginia Gazette
5/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Fracking only makes new problems    Virginia Gazette I read with interest and horror the letter dated April 23 titled, “Fracking opponents make it harder to keep warm.” It is wrong to say that promoting natural gas for ...

Virginia poultry groundwater withdrawal permit hearings set for June - Delmarva Daily Times
5/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia poultry groundwater withdrawal permit hearings set for June    Delmarva Daily Times Three public hearings will be held in June to take comment on groundwater withdrawal permits for 54 poultry operations in Accomack.

Groundwater Withdrawal Permit Hearings Set - Water & Wastes Digest
5/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Groundwater Withdrawal Permit Hearings Set    Water & Wastes Digest The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) announced that three public hearings on groundwater withdrawal permits for poultry farms in Accomack ...

Report: Coal Ash Pollutes 91% of Power Plants Tested - Chesapeake Bay Magazine
4/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
Report: Coal Ash Pollutes 91% of Power Plants Tested    Chesapeake Bay Magazine Just after Virginia legislators voted to end the storage of coal ash in pits where it could leach into groundwater and rivers, a report released in March revealed ...

Water is precious. Virginia shouldn’t be alone in protecting it. - The Washington Post
4/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Water is precious. Virginia shouldn’t be alone in protecting it.    The Washington Post My wife, Jeanne, and I run a farm in the legendary Shenandoah Valley that has been in her family since 1746. She's a ninth-generation farmer here in Swoope, ...

Fayette County alleges Seminole West Virginia Mining Complex caused contamination of groundwater - West Virginia Record
4/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Fayette County alleges Seminole West Virginia Mining Complex caused contamination of groundwater    West Virginia Record FAYETTEVILLE – Fayette County has filed a suit against the operator of an underground coal mine in the county over allegations the facility has caused the ...

Virginia, EPA to recoup nearly $64 million in cleanup costs for Portsmouth Superfund site - Daily Press
3/10/2019 4:00:00 AM
Virginia, EPA to recoup nearly $64 million in cleanup costs for Portsmouth Superfund site    Daily Press Virginia and the U.S. EPA will get nearly $64 million from DOD and the Navy to recover costs to clean up Portsmouth Superfund site under settlement ...

Settlement announced for cleanup of the Superfund site in Portsmouth - WTKR News 3
3/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Settlement announced for cleanup of the Superfund site in Portsmouth    WTKR News 3 PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The United States and Virginia have entered into an agreement under the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) involving the cleanup ...

Nationwide coal ash pollution report includes six Virginia sites - Daily Press
3/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
Nationwide coal ash pollution report includes six Virginia sites    Daily Press A new report finds that groundwater at 91 percent of the nation's coal-fired power plants that have monitoring data is contaminated with unsafe levels of coal ash ...

Navy to test wells for contaminants linked to cancer, learning problems near N.C. border - Virginian-Pilot
2/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Navy to test wells for contaminants linked to cancer, learning problems near N.C. border    Virginian-Pilot The Navy wants to test private water wells near an installation along the North Carolina border for contaminants that have been linked to an increased risk for ...

Governor signs legislation to create oversight for HRSD water treatment project - Virginia Gazette
2/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
Governor signs legislation to create oversight for HRSD water treatment project    Virginia Gazette Gov. Ralph Northam signed legislation that creates an advisory board and testing laboratory to keep an eye on a Hampton Roads Sanitation District effort to treat ...

No "known hazard," but Virginia Beach offers to test ground wells for arsenic and lead - Virginian-Pilot
1/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
No "known hazard," but Virginia Beach offers to test ground wells for arsenic and lead    Virginian-Pilot After finding elevated levels of arsenic and lead in the groundwater and soil of an old firing range, the city is offering to test residents' private wells in the nearby ...

Article: Cleaner coal ash disposal gets bipartisan support in Virginia - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
1/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Article: Cleaner coal ash disposal gets bipartisan support in Virginia    The Chesapeake Bay Journal Virginia's toxic legacy of storing coal ash in unlined pits near Chesapeake Bay rivers could be put to rest by a bill that now has bipartisan support. Dominion ...

Virginia Governor approves law requiring Dominion to excavate all coal ash - Utility Dive
1/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Governor approves law requiring Dominion to excavate all coal ash    Utility Dive Ralph Northam, D, on Wednesday signed into law a bipartisan bill that would require Dominion Energy to excavate all the coal ash at their coal plants in the ...

Citizens Demand Action in North Carolina as Virginia Moves Ahead with Coal Ash Cleanups - Southern Environmental Law Center
1/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Citizens Demand Action in North Carolina as Virginia Moves Ahead with Coal Ash Cleanups    Southern Environmental Law Center CHAPEL HILL, N.C.-- With Virginia's announcement today of a bipartisan agreement that requires Dominion Energy to excavate all the coal ash from its unlined ...

General Assembly bill would add oversight to HRSD's water treatment project - Virginia Gazette
1/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
General Assembly bill would add oversight to HRSD's water treatment project    Virginia Gazette Sen. Monty Mason, D-Williamsburg, aims to provide some oversight on the SWIFT project with Senate Bill 1414, legislation he has introduced in the Senate to ...

Coal ash pollution targeted under Virginia bill - Southern Environmental Law Center
1/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Coal ash pollution targeted under Virginia bill    Southern Environmental Law Center Today Virginia legislators considered a bipartisan bill that could put an end to coal ash pollution in Virginia. The law would require Dominion to.

Environmental groups push coal ash, solar and carbon bills in Virginia - Daily Press
1/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Environmental groups push coal ash, solar and carbon bills in Virginia    Daily Press Environmental groups are uniting behind three key bills in the General Assembly that they say would help align Virginia with clean energy efforts already ...

Virginia Gov. Northam backs bill requiring Dominion to excavate all coal ash - Utility Dive
1/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Gov. Northam backs bill requiring Dominion to excavate all coal ash    Utility Dive Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, D, on Thursday announced plans for an environmental legislative package, a portion of which would require Dominion Energy to ...

Legislative preview: The fate of Virginia’s legacy coal ash - Richmond.com
1/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Legislative preview: The fate of Virginia’s legacy coal ash    Richmond.com Decades of burning coal to power Virginia have left the state with a toxic, 30-million-ton problem — one that lawmakers must contend with when they gather in ...

Dominion seeks to recover $300M from Virginia ratepayers for coal ash efforts - Utility Dive
12/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
Dominion seeks to recover $300M from Virginia ratepayers for coal ash efforts    Utility Dive Dominion Energy seeks to recover $302.4 million from its Virginia ratepayers for upgrading three coal plants and corresponding ash ponds, according to the ...

Coal ash excavation could cost Dominion ratepayers an extra $3.30 per month over 20 years - Richmond.com
12/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Coal ash excavation could cost Dominion ratepayers an extra $3.30 per month over 20 years    Richmond.com The cost of excavating and partly recycling 27 million cubic yards of coal ash stored underground across the state of Virginia could end up costing the average ...

Cranston's Mill Pond could serve as water source to address county's future need - Virginia Gazette
11/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Cranston's Mill Pond could serve as water source to address county's future need    Virginia Gazette Cranston's Mill Pond is edging closer to securing its water withdrawal permit, perhaps as early as next year. Doing so would make the pond a real contender as ...

Groundwater Remediated at Site of Former Virginia Gas Stations - Water Quality Products
11/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Groundwater Remediated at Site of Former Virginia Gas Stations    Water Quality Products Groundwater cleanup efforts surrounding two former gas stations in Great Falls, Va., was successfully completed, according to a final reported released by the ...

Article: VA poultry groundwater fight escalates as crackdown looms - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
10/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
Article: VA poultry groundwater fight escalates as crackdown looms    The Chesapeake Bay Journal Large poultry farms on Virginia's Eastern Shore have been pumping groundwater from the region's fragile aquifer for years with no oversight from the state ...

Groundwater Replenished to Prevent Sea Level Rise - Water & Wastes Digest
9/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Groundwater Replenished to Prevent Sea Level Rise    Water & Wastes Digest Groundwater in southeastern coastal Virginia is depleting due to over-drafting without intentional replenishment. This phenomenon makes the Potomac aquifer ...

Report: Virginia Drinking Water Threatened by Atlantic Coast and Mountain Valley Pipelines - Natural Resources Defense Council
5/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Report: Virginia Drinking Water Threatened by Atlantic Coast and Mountain Valley Pipelines    Natural Resources Defense Council RICHMOND, VA – Two proposed large gas pipelines could pollute valuable groundwater that supplies drinking water across Virginia, according to a report ...

Downstream Strategies: Threats to Groundwater from the Mountain Valley Pipeline & Atlantic Coast Pipeline in Virginia - Natural Resources Defense Council
5/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Downstream Strategies: Threats to Groundwater from the Mountain Valley Pipeline & Atlantic Coast Pipeline in Virginia    Natural Resources Defense Council Downstream Strategies prepared a report for the Natural Resources Defense Council on the threats to Virginia's groundwater from construction and operation of ...

Article: Groundwater: the next frontier of concern on Virginia's Eastern Shore - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
4/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
Article: Groundwater: the next frontier of concern on Virginia's Eastern Shore    The Chesapeake Bay Journal On Virginia's portion of the Eastern Shore, it's the growing number of chickens — not people — that has residents worried about the quantity and quality of their ...

Expert addresses fears over drinking water supply on Virginia Shore - Delmarva Daily Times
4/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
Expert addresses fears over drinking water supply on Virginia Shore    Delmarva Daily Times Concerns about the sustainability of the groundwater resource in the region have been raised recently.

Virginia Groundwater Needs Protection From Pipelines - Natural Resources Defense Council
3/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Groundwater Needs Protection From Pipelines    Natural Resources Defense Council In 2016, the Virginia Office of Environmental Health and Safety recommended a thorough survey of all private water wells and springs, as well as septic systems, ...

State reaches deals with large water users to preserve aquifers - Richmond.com
12/15/2017 3:00:00 AM
State reaches deals with large water users to preserve aquifers    Richmond.com The state has reached agreements with 14 large users of groundwater in eastern Virginia that the Department of Environmental Quality says will protect coastal ...

DEQ: Cutting groundwater draws likely to stabilize supply - Daily Press
10/24/2017 3:00:00 AM
DEQ: Cutting groundwater draws likely to stabilize supply    Daily Press Deep cuts in permitted withdrawals from eastern Virginia's main aquifer should stabilize a key drinking water supply, water regulators sau.

Virginia tightens spigot on big water users to stem Potomac Aquifer decline - Fredericksburg.com
8/5/2017 3:00:00 AM
Virginia tightens spigot on big water users to stem Potomac Aquifer decline    Fredericksburg.com After 30 years of drilling drinking water wells in the Northern Neck, Todd Saunders can tell you about the biggest change to his business—the water table is ...

Virginia Officials Recognize Groundwater Pumping Allows Sea To Rush In - Circle of Blue WaterNews
10/21/2016 3:00:00 AM
Virginia Officials Recognize Groundwater Pumping Allows Sea To Rush In    Circle of Blue WaterNews Reversing aquifer decline will test state oversight and local response. The Elizabeth River passes by Portsmouth, Virginia, before draining into the Chesapeake ...

Virginia and West Virginia Water Science Center - United States Geological Survey
9/14/2016 5:27:48 PM
Virginia and West Virginia Water Science Center    United States Geological Survey We operate streamgages, observation wells, and monitoring stations that provide reliable scientific information needed to make informed decisions. We use ...

Groundwater drain a big-dollar dilemma - Daily Press
10/10/2015 3:00:00 AM
Groundwater drain a big-dollar dilemma    Daily Press Coping with cuts in what state regulators allow water utilities and industries to draw from the main eastern Virginia aquifer will take big money and lots of politics.

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UVA-Led Program Seeks to Broaden the Pool of STEM Researchers - UVA Today
8/15/2019 2:49:48 PM
UVA-Led Program Seeks to Broaden the Pool of STEM Researchers    UVA Today For students in the VA-NC Alliance for Minority Participation, a summer research program at the University of Virginia showed them career paths in STEM fields ...

Proposal would do a lot to clean the Chesapeake Bay, but could it let other polluters off the hook? - Virginian-Pilot
12/26/2016 3:00:00 AM
Proposal would do a lot to clean the Chesapeake Bay, but could it let other polluters off the hook?    Virginian-Pilot Never in the history of the Chesapeake Bay cleanup has one project promised to cut pollution by so much. But some are tempering their praise of Hampton ...

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In James City County, a water crisis by 2.83 million (gallon) cuts - Virginia Mercury
8/18/2019 7:45:00 PM
In James City County, a water crisis by 2.83 million (gallon) cuts    Virginia Mercury JAMES CITY COUNTY — From Sandy Bay Bridge, a stone's throw from Jamestown, an eye cast in any direction lands inevitably upon water. During the summer ...

Welcome to the Greenbrier, the Governor-Owned Luxury Resort Filled With Conflicts of Interest - ProPublica
8/15/2019 5:00:00 AM
Welcome to the Greenbrier, the Governor-Owned Luxury Resort Filled With Conflicts of Interest    ProPublica Gov. Jim Justice is West Virginia's richest man and owns its most storied resort. When lobbyists and state agencies book there, he profits. Here's how the ...

Following West Virginia boating regulations, avoiding alcohol while driving, key to safe boating season - WV News
8/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
Following West Virginia boating regulations, avoiding alcohol while driving, key to safe boating season    WV News CLARKSBURG — For many in North Central West Virginia, boating and being on the water in some capacity is a large part of summer recreation.

Article: Septic system failures expected to increase in coastal Virginia - The Chesapeake Bay Journal
7/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Article: Septic system failures expected to increase in coastal Virginia    The Chesapeake Bay Journal As sea level rise accelerates along the Chesapeake coast, an old threat to Virginia's water quality may be rearing its head. Like many places in the Chesapeake ...

Increasing the legal purchase age of tobacco products in West Virginia - The Montgomery Herald
7/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Increasing the legal purchase age of tobacco products in West Virginia    The Montgomery Herald Middle school children are vaping in school, hiding paraphernalia in bathroom ceiling tiles, due to the effortless availability and need to be a part of the latest fad ...

Our Towns: Three Big Lessons From One Small Town - The Atlantic
7/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Our Towns: Three Big Lessons From One Small Town    The Atlantic Here is another look at the far-southern-Virginia town of Danville: once a thriving tobacco-and-textile center, now trying to figure out what to do after all the mills ...

Landowners ask U.S. Supreme Court to bar taking their property for pipeline - Roanoke Times
7/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Landowners ask U.S. Supreme Court to bar taking their property for pipeline    Roanoke Times A group of Southwest Virginia landowners whose property was taken for a natural gas pipeline is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down the use of ...

Our Towns: 'God's Storehouse' Food Pantry - The Atlantic
6/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Our Towns: 'God's Storehouse' Food Pantry    The Atlantic We began the first morning of our recent visit to Danville, Virginia, at an early-bird breakfast with the Rotary Club, where my husband, Jim, and I heard several ...

Supreme Court upholds Virginia's ban on uranium mining - Lynchburg News and Advance
6/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Supreme Court upholds Virginia's ban on uranium mining    Lynchburg News and Advance The United States Supreme Court upheld Virginia's ban on uranium mining in a decision released Monday morning.

Barry L. Cook: A history of West Virginia's forestlands (Daily Mail WV) - Charleston Gazette-Mail
6/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Barry L. Cook: A history of West Virginia's forestlands (Daily Mail WV)    Charleston Gazette-Mail Last year, West Virginia had the honor of hosting the National Association of State Foresters Annual Meeting in Charleston. Foresters from around the world, ...

How the West Virginia coal industry changed federal endangered species policy - The Washington Post
5/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
How the West Virginia coal industry changed federal endangered species policy    The Washington Post Trump appointees issued guidance in 2017 that eased permitting for coal mines, but that scientists warn could harm imperiled crayfish.

Water is precious. Virginia shouldn’t be alone in protecting it. - The Washington Post
4/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Water is precious. Virginia shouldn’t be alone in protecting it.    The Washington Post My wife, Jeanne, and I run a farm in the legendary Shenandoah Valley that has been in her family since 1746. She's a ninth-generation farmer here in Swoope, ...

Dominion begins to work out how to clean up its coal ash - Virginian-Pilot
3/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Dominion begins to work out how to clean up its coal ash    Virginian-Pilot Now that coal ash cleanup is becoming the law in Virginia, Dominion is trying to figure out how best to do it.

"Dirty waters" report shows Virginia waterways getting cleaner overall - Virginian-Pilot
3/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
"Dirty waters" report shows Virginia waterways getting cleaner overall    Virginian-Pilot DEQ's draft 2018 Water Quality Assessment Integrated Report, shows Virginia waterways have gotten cleaner overall.

Across Appalachia, historic coal towns are looking to the outdoor economy for their next act - GreenBiz
3/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Across Appalachia, historic coal towns are looking to the outdoor economy for their next act    GreenBiz On a snowy weekday morning in January, the outdoor economy in the historic coal town of St. Paul, Virginia, begins another business day. Fly fishing guide ...

Rural coastal residents along the Chesapeake Bay overlooked in sea level rise impacts, solutions - Virginian-Pilot
2/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Rural coastal residents along the Chesapeake Bay overlooked in sea level rise impacts, solutions    Virginian-Pilot Researchers say rural coastal communities are overlooked in discussions about impacts of sea level rise and how to address it.

No "known hazard," but Virginia Beach offers to test ground wells for arsenic and lead - Virginian-Pilot
1/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
No "known hazard," but Virginia Beach offers to test ground wells for arsenic and lead    Virginian-Pilot After finding elevated levels of arsenic and lead in the groundwater and soil of an old firing range, the city is offering to test residents' private wells in the nearby ...

Sustained Distinguished Performance 2019 | Elizabeth River Stars - Virginian-Pilot
1/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
Sustained Distinguished Performance 2019 | Elizabeth River Stars    Virginian-Pilot ... BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair – The inaugural River Star Hall of Fame winner reduced hazardous waste by 25 percent over last year in spite of an ...

Norfolk students learning to be Elizabeth River scientists - Virginian-Pilot
1/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
Norfolk students learning to be Elizabeth River scientists    Virginian-Pilot Twenty students from four Norfolk Public Schools participate in Nauticus' Junior Scientists Club – helping with an oyster farming project, performing water quality ...

What to do about Virginia's coal ash? | News - Prince William Times
12/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
What to do about Virginia's coal ash? | News    Prince William Times There's still more than 4 million cubic yards of toxic coal ash sitting outside Dominion's Possum Point power plant, and for the third year in a row, Sen.

Floods, fires and rising seas: New report details how Virginia will feel climate change - Richmond.com
11/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Floods, fires and rising seas: New report details how Virginia will feel climate change    Richmond.com Climate change isn't just about extreme heat waves in distant future decades, or melting glaciers far away from the neighborhoods, forests and farms of Virginia.

Supreme Court to consider Virginia uranium case that divides a rural county - Washington Post
11/4/2018 2:00:00 AM
Supreme Court to consider Virginia uranium case that divides a rural county    Washington Post CHATHAM, Va. — Members of the Coles family have worked the land here for more than 200 years, and on Monday the U.S. Supreme Court will consider ...

Grants for infrastructure and tourism announced for southern West Virginia - Bluefield Daily Telegraph
10/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Grants for infrastructure and tourism announced for southern West Virginia    Bluefield Daily Telegraph Millions of dollars for needed utilities and thousands more for tourism projects were among the Transportation Alternatives Grant Awards announced Friday for ...

COAL ASH: Clean Water Act doesn't cover power plant's arsenic — court - E&E News
9/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
COAL ASH: Clean Water Act doesn't cover power plant's arsenic — court    E&E News An electric utility didn't violate the Clean Water Act when arsenic linked to its Virginia power plant wound up in waterways, a federal court ruled today.

Report: Virginia Drinking Water Threatened by Atlantic Coast and Mountain Valley Pipelines - Natural Resources Defense Council
5/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Report: Virginia Drinking Water Threatened by Atlantic Coast and Mountain Valley Pipelines    Natural Resources Defense Council RICHMOND, VA – Two proposed large gas pipelines could pollute valuable groundwater that supplies drinking water across Virginia, according to a report ...

West Virginia Chemical Spill Sullied One of State's Last Clean Rivers - The New Republic
1/13/2014 3:00:00 AM
West Virginia Chemical Spill Sullied One of State's Last Clean Rivers    The New Republic When a faulty storage tank flooded West Virginia's Elk River with a coal-processing chemical last Thursday, it left more than 300000 people without access to ...

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PAM FRAMPTON: Happy trails to you - The Telegram
5/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
PAM FRAMPTON: Happy trails to you    The Telegram I was walking the dog along the Virginia River in St. John's trail last Monday, preoccupied with the stresses of my own small world, when I spotted a painted rock ...

Dominion's long-awaited coal ash assessment is in, but what the utility will do with it remains unclear - Richmond.com
12/1/2017 3:00:00 AM
Dominion's long-awaited coal ash assessment is in, but what the utility will do with it remains unclear    Richmond.com Dominion Energy on Friday released a massive report on its coal ash ponds in Virginia, a review that was ordered by the General Assembly earlier this year to ...

Frustration sets in after coal mine health study suspended - Bangor Daily News
11/11/2017 3:00:00 AM
Frustration sets in after coal mine health study suspended    Bangor Daily News GLEN DANIEL, West Virginia — Chuck Nelson spent his life in this corner of Appalachia, working for years in the coal mines — a good job in the economically ...