Jacob Testa will work with the MPPDC to understand property value assessments following the Virginia Department of Health’s new septic system regulations.
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Garrett Gee will work with the Chesapeake Bay Commission to help advance legislative practices that protect the Bay, climate, and economy of Virginia.
Hannah Fish will research the connection between expected sea level rise and the federal wetlands permitting process under the Clean Water Act.
Ben Willis will write a white paper for the Clinic analyzing the impact of sea level rise on the Chesapeake Bay Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL).
2014 has been a busy year for the Virginia Coastal Policy Clinic (VCPC), and Virginia Sea Grant has never been more excited to count the clinic as part of its extension family.
This week, Amy Freitag joins VASG as a postgraduate fellow studying science behind ecosystem-based management.
Working waterfronts are critical for water-dependent business and a new report by Virginia Institute of Marine Science and Virginia Sea Grant proves it.
Troy Hartley discussed the relationships between Chesapeake Bay fisheries managers and land-use managers in terms of communication, influence, and mutual understanding.
As part of the Delmarva Modeling Project, researchers met with endusers to develop a new tool aimed to improve the condition of Delmarva’s coastal bays.
Smallegan, Virginia Tech Ph.D. candidate, is combining teaching with engineering research to fulfill the outreach requirement of her VASG graduate fellowship.
Stephanie Smallegan, VASG graduate research fellow, is comparing the effects of breaching on highly developed islands to undeveloped ones.
The Virginia Coastal Policy Clinic is running a photo contest to find photos to feature on the VCPC Facebook and blog.
On October 7, interested Gloucester residents attended a public meeting to discuss the future use of the Lands End subdivision.
Since its inception, VASG Extension at Virginia Tech has helped Virginia seafood companies produce safe products by validating their pasteurization processes.
The Sustainable Fisheries and Aquaculture Ambassadors hosted a booth at the 32nd annual Hampton Bay Days festival to inform locals about sensible seafood.
This summer, CEC brought on a VASG-funded business intern to learn more about the pros and cons of watermen tours, both for consumers and watermen.
Last fall, Dan Kauffman, Virginia Tech extension staff affiliated with Virginia Sea Grant (VASG), held a VASG-funded workshop to help seafood processors learn more about how they could enter the value-added market.
Attendees of the Hampton Roads Adaptation Forum gathered to compare risk assessment tools for flooding and sea level rise.
16 teachers gained hands-on science training at the weeklong Virginia Coastal Ecosystem Field Course, organized by the Virginia Institute of Marine Science.
The Middle Peninsula Chesapeake Bay Public Access Authority and Virginia Commonwealth University will hold a public meeting at the Lands End Subdivision on 10/7.