Coastal and Chesapeake Bay

Overview

NVRC’s Coastal and Chesapeake Bay Program is funded in part by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality’s Coastal Zone Management Program.

The program serves as a technical resource to local governments on coastal and Chesapeake Bay-related issues and regulations.

In addition, through this program, NVRC provides technical assistance to local governments,conducts special projects, and hosts technical workshops between State and local officials on coastal and Chesapeake Bay issues.