7 Oct 2015 | 11:00 pm
THROUGHOUT THE HISTORY OF THIS REGION, a small fish known for its lone spot has been a traditional fall favorite. Salted and dried to feed people centuries ago, and becoming a mainstay of local restaurants, the Norfolk spot holds just[…]Read more...
5 Oct 2015 | 8:14 am
CULPEPER Consultants say a proposed state park in Culpeper County would be a popular attraction which could easily draw 100,000 visitors a year.Read more...
4 Oct 2015 | 5:26 pm
In big storms, the sea spews forth all sorts of surprises from its waters. But two endangered sturgeons? Now, that’s a real surprise.Read more...
"What's the use of a fine house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to put it on?" - Henry David Thoreau
Saving the Nansemond River, Chuckatuck Creek, Bennett's Creek and tributaries........These waterways are a vital part of the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem and are also tributaries of the lower James River...an important river network that supports a thriving and ever expanding Hampton Roads community.
June 2, NRPA 1st Annual River and Creek Fest 9:00am-noon, Bennetts Creek Park, Suffolk.
Family and Community activities including: Clean the River and Exhibits/Hands on Displays: Oyster Growing, Water Quality Monitoring, Suffolk Historic Blue Water Trail Map, Rain Gardens, River Critters, Stormwater Drain Medalliions and more....
Volunteers needed, please call 708-6114.