Richmond authorities have recovered a man’s body from a car that plunged into the James River.
The state is amid its largest-ever oyster replenishment, with the aim of delivering up to 1 million bushels of empty shells to Virginia waters to provide a natural nursery for the briny delicacy.
An analysis of non-tidal Virginia localities that are part of the Chesapeake Bay watershed found wide variations in the adoption of development codes intended to keep sediment and runoff from entering rivers and streams.
Richmond is in the running for the “Best River Town” in the nation.
Volunteers who have been growing underwater grass sprouts at home for the last three months are set to plant them in the James River.