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Quick Guide to Virginia Water-related Events – March 8, 2017, Edition; Updated March 22

One of Virginia’s most distinctive water-related events: the annual James River Batteau Festival, launched every June in Lynchburg, Va.  Shown above is the launch on June 15, 2013.  The 32nd annual festival is June 17-24, 2017. This post lists conferences, … Continue reading

Virginia Water-related Government Meetings for March 30-April 12, 2017

For more information, click on underlined meeting dates. Click here for the Commonwealth Calendar listing of all government meetings open to the public, and here for the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall listing of all government meetings of a regulatory nature. … Continue reading

Virginia Water-related Government Meetings for March 23-April 5, 2017

For more information, click on underlined meeting dates. Click here for the Commonwealth Calendar listing of all government meetings open to the public, and here for the Virginia Regulatory Town Hall listing of all government meetings of a regulatory nature. … Continue reading

A Water Conference Sampler from around the United States, Canada, and Elsewhere – March 8, 2017 Edition

Here are some water-related meetings in the United States, Canada, and other countries in coming months, followed by notes for events that recur annually, listed by the month the event typically occurs. This post is updated as the Virginia Water … Continue reading

Virginia Citizens for Water Quality Annual Summit will be Dec. 10, 2016, in Ashland

On December 10, 2016, the Virginia Citizens for Water Quality will hold its annual summit at Randolph Macon College in Ashland.  For more information, visit http://vcwq.wordpress.com/. For other water-related conferences and meetings in Virginia, please see this blog’s “Quick Guide … Continue reading

The State of Virginia’s Water Resources Discussed at the Va. Chapter/Soil and Water Conservation’s 2015 Annual Meeting

“The State of Virginia’s Water Resources: Sharing a Finite Supply” was the theme of the 2015 annual meeting of the Virginia Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society, held on October 28 at the Science Museum of Virginia in … Continue reading

Green Infrastructure and its Values in Developing and Urban Landscapes are Focus of Nov. 20, 2014, Workshop in Charlottesville, Va.

On Nov. 20, 2014, in Charlottesville, Va., the Green Infrastructure Center will hold “Evaluating and Conserving Natural Assets: Planning for Green Infrastructure in the Developing and Urban Landscape.”  This workshop is organized by the Green Infrastructure Center, a non-profit organization … Continue reading

Susquehanna River Science was Focus of Oct. 7-8, 2013, Forum in Harrisburg, Penn.

On October 7-8, 2013, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, the Susquehanna River Basin Commission (SRBC) held the 2013  Susquehanna Water Science Forum.  The Susquehanna River, which flows from Cooperstown, N.Y., to Havre de Grace, Md., is the largest tributary to the Chesapeake … Continue reading

Ground Water Rule, Published by EPA in 2006, is Focus of Webinar on 3/28/17 by the National Rural Water Association

On March 28, 2017, 3 p.m-4 p.m. EDT, the National Rural Water Association will hold a Webinar on the Ground Water Rule.  For more information on the Webinar or to register, visit https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1350996706353374977. The Ground Water Rule was published by … Continue reading

Water in Virginia State Government News Releases for October 23-November 4, 2014: Oysters, Civil War Battlefield Preservation, Biodiesel Plant, Wallops Island Crash, Natural Tunnel, Savage Neck Dunes, Mount Joy Pond, Saltwater License Fees

Following are titles and short excerpts from water-related or land-use-related Virginia state government news releases between October 23 and November 4, 2014 (as of 3 p.m. on Nov. 4).  To access the full text of any release, click on the … Continue reading