Occoquan River Spring Cleanup Day 2012

Occoquan River Spring Cleanup Day—Saturday, April 14, 2012 9 AM to 12 noon* Fairfax County Water Authority-Clean Virginia Waterways – Longwood University Make a difference and help preserve one of our region’s most important natural resources! Come meet other volunteers at one of five sites: Bull Run Marina—12619 Old Yates Ford Rd., Clifton, VA 20124 […]

Three members join the OWC Board of Directors in 2011

I would like to take this opportunity to introduce our three new Board members.  Mrs. Tyna Gaylor was elected to the Board at our November 2011 meeting.  Mrs. Michelle Ringle Clay and Mr. Rob Hartwell were appointed At-Large Directors in 2011 by the Executive Committee.  Each of them wrote a short bio that will give […]

National Wildlife Refuge Week: An occasion worth celebrating

Virginia’s 14 refuges, for instance, tend to be clustered around the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries, places like Chincoteague NWR, James River NWR, Rappahannock NWR and Occoquan Bay NWR.