Mid-Atlantic Ocean Planning Open House

The Mid-Atlantic Regional Planning body (RPB) has designed a draft document known as the Mid-Atlantic Regional Ocean Action Plan that will carry out a regional planning process for New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, New York, and of course Virginia. On July 12th, an open house public hearing/comment was held for the document, attended by TerraScapes organizers Symone Moore and Melinda Truslow. …

First Colonial High School’s Annual Community Service Fair

        First Colonial High School’s Annual Community Service Fair October 14, 2014 Melinda Truslow tabled at the First Colonial High School’s annual Community Service Fair in Virginia Beach, Virginia. She presented information from Moms Clean Air Force about carbon pollution, what individuals can do to help reverse climate change, and asked the public to help by signing …

Old Beach Green Market

On June 2, 2012 Zach Long and Kelsey Leo attended Old Beach Green Market at 19th Street, Virginia Beach, VA.  This is a local green market that has become a resort friendly eco market that helps to educate tourists and locals alike in how to live green and to support local business and non-profits. Other vendors included Velo Bamboo, Eco Existence, …

Back Bay Forum 2012

Back Bay Forum 2012 On Thursday, March 15, 2012 Katarina Bezakova tabled at the Back Bay Forum in Virginia Beach VA. Annually, the Back Bay Restoration Foundation presents a forum on relevant research and current information affecting the Back Bay watershed. The Forum was sponsored by the Virginia Coastal Zone Management Program, STIHL, and Farm Fresh. This was a unique …

The Role of Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs) in Preserving the Chesapeake Bay

The Role of Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs) in Preserving the Chesapeake Bay, Moderated by Congressman Scott Rigell, Organized by the Chesapeake Bay Advisory Board Meyera Oberndorf Library, Virginia Beach, VA March 13, 2012 6:30-8:00 PM  The TMDL Forum began with a welcome and introduction  from Congressman Scott Rigell.  The following panelists presented summaries regarding where their affiliated organization stood …