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Notice of Intent to Award: 2014 Virginia Chesapeake Bay Agricultural Resource Management Plan Development. DCR plans to award funding, through a competitive process, to develop certified resource management plans (RMPs) for agricultural operations in Virginia’s Chesapeake Bay watershed.

Request for Applications: 2015 Virginia Nutrient Management Plan Writing for Golf Courses - Applications for grants to write golf course nutrient management plans throughout Virginia are being accepted until Oct. 31, 2014.

Notice of Intent to Award: 2014 Virginia Nutrient Management Plan-Writing for Un-Permitted Animal Operations. DCR plans to award funding, through a competitive process, for nutrient management plan-writing on animal operations that do not require permitting.

Cover of Natural Area Preserve access booklet.New Natural Area Preserves Public Access Guide just printed.

Virginia Cave and Karst Trail stops announced.

Two DCR projects - Natural Bridge becoming a state park and release of the Virginia Outdoors Plan - cited in Gov. McAuliffe's 100 Days Report.

Resource Management Planning Program, a voluntary approach to agricultural certainty, is taking shape.

All golf courses in Virginia must have nutrient management plans by July 1, 2017. Read FAQs for plan development and grant opportunities.

Use this online atlas to learn about Virginia's rare butterflies, dragonflies, skippers, damselflies and moths. It's a joint project between DCR and the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.

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