Tag: Water Quality


McAuliffe touts water quality improvement funding for Virginia agriculture

Governor McAuliffe today discussed Virginia’s $61 million investment in agricultural best management practices at the annual Virginia Ag Expo.

$260 million available for conservation partnership program

VDACS has announced the availability of up to $260 million for partner proposals to improve the nation’s water quality.

Virginia Tech researchers call for public water quality reports to directly address water safety

Is your water safe to drink? A Virginia Tech research team suggests that annual water quality reports should more directly answer this question.

Hopewell, partners join on project to improve James River water quality

Governor Terry McAuliffe joined officials from the city of Hopewell and other partners today to break ground for an innovative project that will significantly improve water quality in the James River, and ultimately the Chesapeake Bay.

Virginia Environmental Endowment awards $250K in environmental grants

The Virginia Environmental Endowment announced awards of nearly $250,000 to protect and improve the region’s natural resources and environment.

CIT awarded subcontract to support ocean research

The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) announced a $50,000 subcontract with Rutgers University to provide site support for six high frequency (HF) radar systems along the Virginia-Maryland coast, as part of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Association Coastal Ocean Observing System (MARACOOS) project.