Watershed Links

Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay - The Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay is a regional nonprofit organization that builds and fosters partnerships to protect and to restore the Bay and its rivers.
Center for Watershed Protection - The Center for Watershed Protection works in numerous communities to provide the solutions for clean water and healthy natural resources based on sound scientific research. The CWP is committed to promoting the widespread implementation of the most effective watershed management techniques.
Chesapeake Bay Foundation - The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) is [an] independent 501(c)(3) organization dedicated solely to restoring and protecting the Chesapeake Bay and its tributary rivers.
Coastal Waccamaw Stormwater Education Consortium - Nicely organized web site with tips for reducing stormwater pollution.
Impaired Waters Report from DEQ - Approved by the EPA in 2003, lists streams that do not meet water quality standards
Water Quality Assessment Integrated Report from DEQ - Approved by the EPA in 2008, the integrated report is a summary of the water quality conditions in Virginia from January 1, 2001, to December 31, 2006.
James Tributary Strategy - Virginia plan for the James as part of the Chesapeake Bay program
Rhode Island Stormwater Solutions - Nicely organized web site with tips for reducing stormwater pollution.
Rivanna Conservation Society - The Rivanna Conservation Society is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to safeguarding the ecological, scenic, recreational, and historic resources of the Rivanna River and its tributaries for the benefit of the community and generations that will follow.
Rivanna River Basin Commission - The Rivanna River Basin Commission (RRBC) is the regional organization tasked with recommending programs for the enhancement of the water and natural resources of the Rivanna River and its watershed.
Rivanna River Basin Project - comprehensive study of the Rivanna sponsored by the Thomas Jefferson Planning District
Rivanna Trails Foundation - volunteers build & maintain hiking trails along streams
StreamWatch   - With the help of dedicated volunteers, the StreamWatch partnership supplies environmental data to the community to help facilitate wise management of [the Rivanna River Watershed's] ecosystem.
Virginia Department of Conservation & Recreation

Stormwater - State guidance & design specs