Search Results for: Water-related Government

Virginia Water-related Government Meetings for Oct. 19-Nov. 1, 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 Oct. 12-Oct. 25, 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 Oct. 5-Oct. 18, 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

Quick Guide to Virginia Water-related Events – September 6, 2017, Edition; Updated Sept. 26

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 ran June 17-24, 2017. This post lists conferences, … Continue reading

Water and Land Use in Virginia State Government News Releases for Jan. 30—Feb. 12, 2015: Specialty Crops Grants, Ag. Trade Conference in March, Land Conservation in Fed. Budget, USDA Grants for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency, New Natural Area Preserve in Brunswick County, and Speckled Trout Harvest-quota Update

Following are titles and short excerpts from Virginia state government news releases for January 30 to February 12, 2015 (as of 4 p.m. on Feb. 12) that relate to water resources or to other natural resource uses that may affect … Continue reading

Water and Land Use in Virginia State Government News Releases for Jan. 23—Jan. 30, 2015: Land Conservation Foundation Grants, Port of Virginia Profits, Offshore Oil and Gas Leasing Program, Va. Agriculture’s Economic Impact, Rare Plant Inventory, and VMRC Minutes from 1-27-15 Meeting

GOVERNOR’S OFFICE – https://governor.virginia.gov/newsroom/news-releases/ Governor Announces Land Conservation Grants, 1/29/15. Excerpt: “Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced the recipients of 14 grants totaling $1.7 million awarded by the Virginia Land Conservation Foundation, a state land conservation board. The grants will help … Continue reading

Water and Land Use in Virginia State Government News Releases for November 15–21, 2014: Hops Processing Operation in Loudoun County; and Online Training for Required Shellfish Dealer Permits

Following are titles and short excerpts from water-related or land-use-related Virginia state government news releases for November 15—21, 2014 (as of 4 p.m. on Nov. 21).  To access the full text of any release, click on the release title; or, … Continue reading

Water in Virginia State Government News Releases for November 8–November 14, 2014: Va. Comments on EPA Clean Power Plan (carbon emissions regulation for existing power plants); Amtrak to Roanoke; Breaks Interstate Park Master Plan; and Virginia Wildlife eStore Grants

Following are titles and short excerpts from water-related or land-use-related Virginia state government news releases between November 8 and November 14, 2014 (as of 4 p.m. on Nov. 14).  To access the full text of any release, click on the … Continue reading

Water in Virginia State Government News Releases for November 5–November 7, 2014: Battlefield Preservation, Air-emissions Control Manufacturer in Appommattox Co., Veterans Day at State Parks, and New Book on Native Shrubs and Vines

Following are titles and short excerpts from water-related or land-use-related Virginia state government news releases between November 5 and November 7, 2014 (as of 4 p.m. on the Nov. 7).  To access the full text of any release, click on … 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