Water Center Research on Virginia Coalfield Streams Highlighted in Environmental Monitor, 5/17/13
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Atlantic Tropical Storm Season Starts Officially June 1
Hurricane Sandy, October 29, 2012. Image from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) GOES Web site, http://www.goes.noaa.gov/browsh.html, accessed 10/29/12, 1:20 p.m.
The Atlantic tropical storm season officially runs from June 1 through November 30.
Many tips on hurricane preparedness can be accessed from the following sources:
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) (http://www.ready.gov/hurricanes);
Virginia Department of Emergency Management (http://www.vaemergency.gov/readyvirginia/stay-informed/hurricane/preparingforhurricanes).
Details regarding Virginia’s Hurricane Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday, May 25-31, can be found at http://www.vaemergency.gov/readyvirginia/stay-informed/hurricanes/sales-tax-holiday.
Virginia General Assembly 2013 Water-related Bill Inventory
The Water Center maintains inventories of water-related measures considered by the Virginia General Assembly in various years. Please click here for the most recent edition of the 2013 water-related legislation file.