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June 14, 2019 - Weekly Water Announcements: This week's highlighted meetings, job opportunities, and more!

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1.) James River Association Events – Various dates: June 14, 2019-June 26, 2019
2.) Future Harvest Upcoming Events – Various dates: June 17, 2019-August 15, 2019
3.) Webcast: Tree Crediting for Stormwater – June 19, 2019
4.) Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professional (CBLP)
5.) Job Opportunities
6.) Middle Rappahannock River Cruise
-- June 27, 2019
7.) Webinar: A Toolkit for Managing Cultural Resources in Marine Protected Areas (MPA) -- July 2, 2019
8.) Comments Accepted: Spotted Lanternfly Quarantine – Comments Due: July 9, 2019
9.) Public Meeting: TMDL Implementation Plan for Mattaponi River Watershed – July 10, 2019
10.) Request for Proposals: Novel Monitoring, Predictive Tools, and Control Technologies for Cyanotoxins in Water Supplies – Submission Deadline: July 11, 2019
11.) Request for Proposals: 2019 NextGen Climate Change Grant – Application Deadline: July 12, 2019
12.) Virginia Scenic Rivers Program 50th Anniversary

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...