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Welcome to the Virginia Water Center

The Water Center offers resources and support to researchers, educators, and decision makers throughout the state of Virginia. We do this by facilitating collaborative research, extension, and education programs to develop solutions to water resource challenges. We work across Virginia's academic institutions and with federal, state, regional, nonprofit, and campus communities. Learn more about us.

July 19, 2019 - Weekly Water Announcements: This week's highlighted meetings, job opportunities, and more!

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Special Announcements: Job Opportunities

1.) Webinar Series: Watershed Management Optimization Support Tool v. 3.01 (WMOST) – July-October, 2019
2.) Public Hearing: Spotted Lanternfly Quarantine – July 23, 2019
3.) Mini Tree Stewards Course – July 23, 30, and August 6, 2019
4.) Sustainability Matters Upcoming Events
5.) Legionella Conference 2019 – September 11-13, 2019

6.) Groundwater Protection Council Annual Forum – September, 15-17, 2019
7.) Request for Proposals: Wetland Mitigation Projects
8.) 14th Annual Regional Stormwater Conference – October 9-11, 2019
9.) Save the Date: Virginia Citizens for Water Quality (VCWQ) Summit October 19, 2019
10.) Virginia Water Radiohttp://www.virginiawaterradio.org/
11.) The Bridge: Ocean Science Education Resources Center -- https://masweb.vims.edu/bridge/index.cfm
12.) Chesapeake Monitoring Cooperative (CMC) -- https://cmc.vims.edu
13.) Water Quality Portal (WQP)https://www.waterqualitydata.us/

Lily Michaud Completes 2019 Internship with Virginia Water Center

Lily Michaud Completes 2019 Internship with Virginia Water Center
Lily Michaud completed her semester-long internship with the Water Center in May 2019.  Lily is working toward her B.S. degree in Water: Resources, Policy, and Management...

Water Center Director Gives Invited Talk to Am. Water Works Association

Water Center Director Gives Invited Talk to Am. Water Works Association
On March 20, 2019 the Virginia Water Center Director, Dr. Stephen Schoenholtz, gave an invited talk to the Virginia Section of the American Water Works...

Alan Raflo Presents on VAWater Radio at the Rotary Club of Blacksburg

Alan Raflo Presents on VAWater Radio at the Rotary Club of Blacksburg
Virginia Water Center Research Associate Alan Raflo did a presentation at the Rotary Club of Blacksburg on March 21, 2019.  Discussions included the Rotary Foundation’s work...