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Residents celebrate conservation victory at Gilbert's Corner

It's a battle that's taken nearly 20-years, preserving a historic and beautiful landscape that takes you from suburban Loudoun County to the open spaces of the Piedmont, and Friday residents celebrated their victory.

Friday - 05/02/2014, 04:58pm EDT

Tags: Piedmont Environmental Council, development, Aldie, Va., Gilbert

Six easy ways to conserve water on World Water Day

Here a look at what steps you can take to conserve water and promote quality in honor of World Water Day on Friday.

Wednesday - 03/20/2013, 11:57am EDT

Tags: water, water pipes, Environmental Protection Agency, Joan Michelson

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Rivers group assess water-friendly codes in Va.

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.

Wednesday - 07/25/2012, 01:30pm EDT

Tags: Chesapeake, development, river health