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The top ten scoring individuals. Colby Marks, Delana McCoy, Teresa Riffle, Jonat...

(Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:07:16 +0100)

The top ten scoring individuals. Colby Marks, Delana McCoy, Teresa Riffle, Jonathan Tanner, Nathan Hall, Zack Richards, Chelcy Harvey, Whitlee Clagg, Winston Harvey and Breana Snyder.


2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest

Liberty FFA took home third place. The team consisted of Zack Richards, Hunter T...

(Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:07:15 +0100)

Liberty FFA took home third place. The team consisted of Zack Richards, Hunter Turner and Taelor Berryman.


2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest

Ravenswood Team 3 took home first place. The team consisted of Teresa Riffle, Jo...

(Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:07:15 +0100)

Ravenswood Team 3 took home first place. The team consisted of Teresa Riffle, Jonathan Tanner and Nathan Hall.


2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest

The 2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest was held at the Jacksons Mill Airport P...

(Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:07:14 +0100)

The 2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest was held at the Jacksons Mill Airport Pavilion. Winning first place was Ravenswood Team 3.


2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest
The 2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest was held at the Jacksons Mill Airport Pavilion. Winning first place was Ravenswood Team 3.

(Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:07:14 +0100)


2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest

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2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest

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2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest

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2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest

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2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest

Cabell Midland FFA Team 1 took home second place. The team consisted of Chelcy H...

(Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:07:10 +0100)

Cabell Midland FFA Team 1 took home second place. The team consisted of Chelcy Harvey, Whitlee Clagg, Winston Harvey and Serenity Christian.


2015 WV Grassland Evaluation Contest

CommuniTree kits were delivered last week in preparation to begin this season's...

(Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:53:35 +0100)

CommuniTree kits were delivered last week in preparation to begin this season's tree plantings!


SAVE THE DATE 17th Annual Watershed Celebration Day Hawk’s Nest State Park June...

(Tue, 07 Apr 2015 13:57:29 +0100)

SAVE THE DATE
17th Annual Watershed Celebration Day
Hawk’s Nest State Park
June 5 - 6, 2015
Deadline to register is April 24th

Online Registration:
http://www.wvca.us/wvwn/wcdr.cfm


WVCA - WCD Registration
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Watershed associations participating in Watershed Celebration Day are eligible to receive a $200 scholarship to help cover the cost of attending. You must submit a scholarship request, including a brief description of need. You may send your requests to WVCA WRC by FAX: 304.558.1635 or e-mail: wrc@w…

(Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:20:28 +0100)


USDA Blog » Cover Crops: Agriculture’s Hero
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Testing can provide the vital information needed when deciding what cover crop seed to purchase. Pictured here is AMS Botanist Elizabeth Tatum identifying a weed seed. (AMS photo)

(Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:53:12 +0100)


Draft management strategies available for public feedback
www.chesapeakebay.net
Strategies outline Bay Program plans to achieve goals and outcomes of Watershed Agreement

18 Days to the WV Envirothon! Check out these pictures from the inaugural compet...

(Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:50:44 +0100)

18 Days to the WV Envirothon! Check out these pictures from the inaugural competition held at Flatwoods in 1997.

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West Virginia Envirothon

18 DAYS TO THE 2015 WV ENVIROTHON!!!2015 marks the 18th year for the WV Envirothon! In honor of that, we will be counting down to the 2015 WV Envirothon and posting some pictures from our first 18 years. To kick it off, we have pictures from the first WV Envirothon in 1997. St. Marys won the inaugural competition, held at Flatwoods. The St. Marys team was advised by Jason Hughes; who still contributes to the planning of the competition.

The first meeting to revitalize the West Virginia Environmental Educator's netwo...

(Mon, 23 Mar 2015 16:23:52 +0000)

The first meeting to revitalize the West Virginia Environmental Educator's network is happening now! The mission of the WVEEA: " to work to advance environmental education and support environmental educators in the Mountain State."For more info or to get involved with this great network of educators all over the state, contact Kim Maxwell Kimberly.a.maxwell@wv.gov

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West Virginia Environmental Education Association

Initial Revitalize WVEEA leadership team meeting.If you are not here and you should be, message us!!

(Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:16:41 +0000)


District Dash
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The Eastern Panhandle Conservation District (EPCD) District Dash 5K and 1 Mile Fun Walk is meant to encourage healthy lifestyles and a healthy environment. Conservation districts are local units of government established under state law to carry out natural resource management programs at the l…

Do you live in the Elks Run Watershed in Jefferson County and want to beautify y...

(Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:09:52 +0000)

Do you live in the Elks Run Watershed in Jefferson County and want to beautify your yard while improving your stormwater footprint? Check this program out and be sure to contact the EPCD office for more information. Applications are due by April 20, 2015.


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Do you live in the Elks Run Watershed and want to beautify your yard while improving your stormwater footprint? Check this program out and be sure to contact the office for more information. Applications are due by April 20, 2015.

(Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:06:27 +0000)


Beckley, WV Rain Barrel Program - Rain Barrel Program
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Ivy rain barrel, Rain Water Solutions

Stream Partners

The Stream Partner Program is a cooperative effort of the West Virginia Conservation Agency, West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Forestry, and the Division of Natural Resources. The program is housed within the DEP's Division of Water and Waste Management.
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To provide for and promote the protection and conservation of West Virginia's soil, land,
water and related resources for the health, safety and general welfare of the state's citizens.

State Conservation Agency Executive Director:
Brian Farkas

State Conservation Committee Chairman:
Walt Helmick

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