Monthly rain barrel workshops: The District is now offering monthly rain barrel workshops, help from 5:30-7pm on the second Wednesday of the month. For full details please go to our rain barrel page or contact Lauriston.
Upper Rockfish River Watershed Cost Share: The District can provide supplemental cost-share assistance for farm conservation practices and septic system pumpouts, repairs, and replacements within the Upper Rockfish River watershed. Funding is available to farmers, residents, and homeowners. For full details, email Luke Longanecker or call (434) 975-0224, extension 106. Click here to download informational brochures.
Virginia Conservation Assistance Program (VCAP): The District has funding to pay for ten Urban Best Management Practices (BMPs) including rain water harvesting cisterns, permeable pavers, turf conversion to native plants, tree planting, rain gardens, and more. For more information please go to the Conservation Assistance Program page, or contact Elizabeth at (434) 975-0224 ext 110.
TJSWCD Quarterly Newsletter: The April 2014 Newsletter is now available.
Congratulations to Ronnie & Brenda Morris of Fox Mountain Farm, the 2014 James River Grand Basin Clean Water Farm Award Winner!