Water Is Life

It's what we do.

Our Mission

Discovery, learning, and outreach

We Serve

The people of the Commonwealth of Virginia

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.

February 6, 2020 - Water Announcements

Click HERE to read more on our public Google Group (no account needed).

Special Announcement for Job Opportunities HERE

Save the Date: Virginia Water Monitoring Council Annual Conference – April 14, 2020

1.) Job Opportunities
2.) RVA Environmental Film Festival – February 7-14, 2020
3.) Virginia Native Plant Society, Jefferson Chapter: Upcoming Events – Various dates: February 12, 2020-April 26, 2020
4.) Virginia Forest Landowner Update – Various dates
5.) Center for Coastal Resources Management (CCRM) News – Various dates
6.) Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professional (CBLP) Level 1 Training – February 25-26, 2020
7.) Virginia Save our Streams (VASOS) Stream Monitoring Clinic -- Registration Deadline: February 28, 2020; Clinic: March 7, 2020
8.) VASOS Volunteer Orientation Meeting -- February 29, 2020
9.) Culpeper Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) News
10.) 2020 Northern Virginia SWCD Seedling Sale – Order: February 2020; Pick up: April 17-18, 2020
11.) Virginia Native Plant Society State Workshop -- March 14, 2020
12.) Revised Standard and Tidewater Joint Permit Applications (JPA)

Dr. Sample and Dr. Easton Recognized with UCOWR Career Awards

Dr. Sample and Dr. Easton Recognized with UCOWR Career Awards
The Water Center would like to congratulate Dr. Zach Easton and Dr. David Sample for their recognition by University Council in Water Resources (UCOWR)! Dr....

Welcome to Nizhoni Tallas for Water Center Undergraduate Internship

Welcome to Nizhoni Tallas for Water Center Undergraduate Internship
Welcome to Nizhoni Tallas, our Water Center Intern! Nizhoni is a proud member of the Diné tribe and is currently a Junior studying Natural Resources...

Virginia Water Center Welcomes New Student Intern Ross Cooper

Virginia Water Center Welcomes New Student Intern Ross Cooper
We want to welcome our new student intern Ross Cooper! Ross is an undergraduate student with a major of Water: Resources, Policy, and Management and...