Oyster Spat Catcher Round-Up
Date: October 27, 2012
Time: 8 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Location: Norfolk, VA
Please contact Jackie Shannon at [email protected] with any questions about the event or to register.
Menhaden Public Hearing
Date: October 29, 2012
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Colonial Beach, VA
Smith Creek Tree Planting
Date: November 3, 2012
Time: 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: Harrisonburg, VA
Contact Robert Jennings at [email protected] for more information.
Menhaden Public Comment Period Ends
Date: November 16, 2012
Time: 5 p.m.
VoiCeS Bay Stewardship Course
Date: January 9-February 26, 2013 (tentative)
Time: 6 p.m.-9 p.m.
Location: Chesapeake, VA
For a full listing of upcoming events and restoration projects check our Online Calendar.
Environmental Education Honors Congrats to 6th-grade science teacher Sunila Varghese-Saunders and Principal Dr. Joey Jones (seen above), both of whom are CBF Education Program alum and were recently recognized for achievement in environmental education! Read on.
Pleasure House Point Celebration!
An Oct. 12 ribbon-cutting event brought together the City of Virginia Beach, the Trust for Public Land (TPL), CBF, government and corporate officials, and community members to celebrate the permanent conservation of Pleasure House Point, a quiet peninsula of beach, marsh, and maritime forest on the Lynnhaven River. Read on for the full story behind this special place and check out our photos from the event.
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Photo credits: (Left, from top) Courtesy CBF Staff; John Surrick/CBF Staff; Getty Images; © Garth Lenz/iLCP; courtesy Allyson Ladley Gibson. (Right, from top) iStock; Allyson Ladley Gibson/CBF Staff; Bill Portlock/CBF Staff; Michele Dandrea Lowell.