Come visit our booth at the annual Plant Fair in downtown Berkeley Springs!

Come and visit our booth this Friday and Saturday for informative brochures, a rain garden demonstration, to enter our raffle, or just say hello. We’ll be at the annual plant fair in the middle of downtown Berkeley Springs in the State Park, Friday from 9:00 am until 6:00 pm and Saturday from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. There will also be food and More

You are invited to share your opinions at the May 12 public forum in Shepardstown

The League of Women Voters of Jefferson County and other local nonprofits, West Virginia Rivers Coalition (WVRC), water utilities, and state and local agencies will host a free public forum on how residents can get involved in drinking water protection, May 12, from 6:30–8:30pm, at the Clarion Hotel in Shepherdstown. The event focuses on how Jefferson County residents and businesses can help shape More

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Final Report on Fecal Coliform Bacteria levels in Sleepy Creek released

The Cacapon Institute recently released it’s 2014-2015 final report on Fecal Coliform Bacteria levels in the Sleepy Creek Watershed. Seven sites were sampled over the course of 15 months. The tests were done as a result of Sleepy Creek’s 2007 designation as an ‘impaired’ stream due to it’s high levels of Fecal Coliform Bacteria. These sites were sampled because the source of this More

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Stream Survey Results for Sleepy Creek at Creek Rd. 8-29-15

Level 3 Stream Survey results for Sleepy Creek at Creek Road on 8-29-2015, 10 am. Participants: Jeff Iliff, Norman Dean, Chuck Marsh, and Leslie Millbourn. Latitude: 39-29-32  Longitude: 78-16-32 Water temp: 19  c. , Dissolved Oxygen: 10 Mg/l,  Dissolved Solids: 170 ppm Habitat conditions: 165 Sub optimal Biological conditions: 81 Optimal* *After looking at the results (67.6 suboptimal) and scrutinizing our test locations More