The sun, of course! On August 21, 2017, all of the United States will experience a total solar eclipse. Starting November 10, 2016, and continuing every second Thursday of the month until the eclipse date, the National Solar Observatory is presenting a series of Webcasts to help people understand and prepare for the event. A link to the Webcasts, as well as more eclipse information, is available online at http://www.nso.edu/eclipse2017. The National Solar Observatory, coordinated by the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy, operates two solar telescopes and supports solar research and education.
- Virginia Water-related Government Meetings for Aug.17-Aug. 30, 2017
- Eastern Virginia Groundwater Management Advisory Committee Final Report Released in August 2017
- Draft Biennial Water Quality Report Released by Virginia DEQ on Aug. 7, 2017; Public Comment Period Ends Sep. 6, 2017
- An August 2017 Assessment of the James River at Richmond, 45 Years After Passage of the Federal Clean Water Act
- Virginia Precipitation and Stream Flow for the 7-day Period Ending August 14, 2017, Plus an Overview of Flooding and a Mid-Month Drought Assessment